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Advanced Reactors: Turning the Corner

A common misconception about advanced nuclear technologies is that they are largely conceptual and will not be commercialized in time to contribute to meeting near-term climate goals.

Terrestrial Energy IMSR Supplier Forum Hosted by Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries

Oakville, Ontario – May 28, 2020 – Terrestrial Energy executives discussed plans for developing the Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®) power plant and opportunities for suppliers on a May 26 webcast hosted by the Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI).

9 Canadian startups tackling the climate crisis

Ever wonder what Canada’s previous Prime Minister Stephen Harper is doing these days? Wonder no more: News recently broke that Harper has been appointed to the advisory board for Terrestrial Energy, a nuclear energy company in Ontario working on advanced nuclear reactors.

Minister Seamus O’Regan Delivers CNA 2020 Conference Keynote Address

Canadian Minister of Natural Resources Seamus O’Regan delivered a powerful keynote address at the Canadian Nuclear Association annual conference in Ottawa on February 27, 2020.

Minister O’Regan concluded his remarks by saying: “This is real. This is our mission. This is one of the rooms that can do it. And we are the country that can do it. Canada will lead. I believe that.”

KSB and Terrestrial Energy Partner to Supply Primary Salt Pump for IMSR Advanced Nuclear Power Plant

Frankenthal, Germany and Oakville, Ontario, Canada – March 3, 2020 – KSB and Terrestrial Energy have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on the supply of primary pumps for use in the Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®), a Generation IV advanced nuclear power plant.

The IMSR® primary molten salt pump circulates the fuel salt from the reactor graphite core to the primary heat exchangers, and it is a key component of Terrestrial Energy’s IMSR® power plant.

Xcel Energy Joins Terrestrial Energy’s Industrial Advisory Board

Oakville, Ontario – February 25, 2020 – Terrestrial Energy announced today that Xcel Energy has joined its Industrial Advisory Board. In late 2018, Xcel Energy became the first major U.S.

Terrestrial Energy IMSR Enables a Zero-Carbon Energy System

Oakville, Ontario – February 20, 2020 – Over the last two years, governments and corporations have been stepping up and announcing net-zero carbon targets for energy supply.

Ontario Associate Minister of Energy Reviews Terrestrial Energy Technology at Oakville Offices

Ontario company is developing the next generation clean energy technology

OAKVILLE, – February 18, 2020 – Ontario’s Associate Minister of Energy, the Hon.

Terrestrial Energy Appoints the Rt. Hon. Stephen Harper, Canada’s 22nd Prime Minister, to Advisory Board

Oakville, Ontario – February 11, 2020 – Terrestrial Energy has appointed the Right Honourable Stephen Harper to the Company’s Advisory Board. Mr.

Ontario, Saskatchewan, N.B. premiers announce nuclear energy agreement

On Dec. 1, 2019, Ontario Premier Doug Ford, New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs and Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe released the following joint statement: "Ontario, Saskatchewan and New Brunswick agreed today to work together to explore new, cutting-edge technology in nuclear power generation to provide carbon-free, affordable, reliable, and safe energy, while helping us unlock economic potential across Canada, including rural and remote regions. The three premiers signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), committing to collaborate on the development and deployment of innovative, versatile and scalable nuclear reactors, known as Small Modular Reactors (SMRs), in Canada.

Learn More About Terrestrial Energy

Terrestrial Energy is an industry-leading technology company committed to delivering reliable, emission-free, and cost-competitive nuclear energy with a truly innovative advanced reactor design, the Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®).