Nuclear Street: Terrestrial Energy, General Fusion, Among Canada’s Grant Recipients

The Canadian government this week, backing up campaign pledge, announced $206 million in support of clean technology initiatives, including a $18.5 million in grants for next-generation nuclear power companies Terrestrial Energy and General Fusion.

The awards, doled out by Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC), included a $12.75 million package for General Fusion and $5.7 million for Terrestrial Energy. They were part of a 36-project effort announced by the federal Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development director Navdeep Bains.