Tag: OPG

Conventional Fuels, Nuclear

SaskPower Picks SMR Technology for First Two Potential Nuclear Units

June 28, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

SaskPower has chosen GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy’s (GEH’s) BWRX-300 small modular reactor (SMR) technology for Saskatchewan’s first two nuclear units, which the provincial utility plans to deploy by the mid-2030s. The announcement on June 27 wraps up a four-year process […]

Conventional Fuels, Nuclear

Darlington Nuclear Plant Will Get a BWRX-300 SMR as GE Hitachi Bags Lucrative OPG Selection

December 2, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Ontario Power Generation (OPG) will build a GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) BWRX-300 small modular reactor (SMR) at its Darlington Nuclear Station in Clarington, Ontario, marking a major triumph for the nuclear vendor in a stiff competition for the much-watched […]

News and Policies, State

OPG announces 20-year, $2.5 billion overhaul of hydropower generating units

April 20, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy News

Hydroelectricity has powered the lives of Ontarians for a century, and Ontario Power Generation is planning an extensive 20-year overhaul of its hydropower generating units to ensure clean, reliable hydropower continues to support the province’s wellbeing. The estimated $2.5 billion […]

News and Policies, World

Coal Stacks Felled to Make Way for Solar in Ontario

March 2, 2018

Via: Renewable Energy News

Ontario Power Generation (OPG) this week said it demolished the smoke stacks of the former coal-fired generating station in Nanticoke, Ontario, to make way for the Nanticoke solar project. OPG and its partner, Six Nations Development Corp., were selected to […]