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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.

Terrestrial Energy IMSR Advanced Reactor Selected by Canadian and U.S. Regulators for Joint Review

Oakville, Ontario and New York – December 4, 2019 – The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) and the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) have selected Terrestrial Energy’s Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®) for the first joint technical review of an advanced, non-light water nuclear reactor technology.

Frazer-Nash to Support Terrestrial Energy with Nuclear Graphite Moderator Construction

OAKVILLE, ON – November 26, 2019 – Frazer-Nash Consultancy (Frazer-Nash) and Terrestrial Energy have signed a contract for engineering services related to the fabrication of the graphite moderator, a key component in Terrestrial Energy’s Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®), a Generation IV advanced nuclear power plant.

Terrestrial Energy USA Appoints Former TVA, Exelon COO as President

Terrestrial Energy USA has appointed as President Charles G. “Chip” Pardee, who will help lead the company’s IMSR® development and deployment in the United States.

Mr. Pardee was formerly chief operating officer of the Tennessee Valley Authority and Exelon Generation.

Terrestrial Energy Invited to Present at the Clean Energy Ministerial

This week Terrestrial Energy is participating, at the invitation of the Canadian Government, in the 10th Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM), an intergovernmental conference in Vancouver, Canada.

Ontario Power Generation joins Terrestrial Energy’s Nuclear Innovation Working Group to Support IMSR Power Plant Development

Terrestrial Energy today announced the addition of Ontario Power Generation to its Nuclear Innovation Working Group. The working group is advising Terrestrial Energy during Phase 2 of its Vendor Design Review program, which is currently in progress, and on the development and deployment of its Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®) power plant.

Terrestrial Energy Joins Generation IV International Forum

Terrestrial Energy has been admitted to the Generation IV International Forum (GIF), currently the only private sector company with this status.

The GIF is a multi-national program established in 2001 to support co-operative research and development of next-generation nuclear reactor technologies.

Terrestrial Energy Named in Bill Gates’ List of Top 10 Breakthrough Technologies of 2019

This year’s top 10 list was curated by Bill Gates and includes “new-wave nuclear power,” which spans advanced fission and fusion technologies. Terrestrial Energy’s advanced fission Generation IV IMSR® technology has been cited as one of the “key players,” along with TerraPower which is developing another Generation IV technology.

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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®).