Tag: energy

Canada investing $20M in Terrestrial Energy to support development of Small Nuclear

Canada’s Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, Hon. Navdeep Bains, announced a $20 million investment in Terrestrial Energy to accelerate development of the company’s Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR) power plant. This is the first such investment from the Strategic Innovation Fund (SIF) announcing support for a Small Modular Reactor […]

Canada declares climate emergency

Many Canadians were pleased with the House of Commons’ declaration of a climate emergency on Monday, a motion put forward by Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna that follows in the footsteps of several Canadian cities. As the CBC reported, this declaration requires that “Canada commit to meeting […]

Are Solar Roads a failure?

Was it just a bad idea? On first thought it is an innovative idea. It’s refreshing to see such original ideas out in the world. But since various initiatives have started in France, Netherlands and other areas several findings indicate it is not all we thought it was […]