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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.

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.

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 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.

L3 MAPPS to Support Terrestrial Energy with Advanced Reactor Technology Development

L3 MAPPS and Terrestrial Energy announced today that they have signed an agreement to develop real-time simulation for Terrestrial Energy’s Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®), a Generation IV advanced nuclear power plant.

Terrestrial Energy USA Awarded $3.15 Million from ARPA-E to Develop Next-Generation Pump for Generation IV Advanced Reactors

NEW YORK – June 12, 2018 – Terrestrial Energy USA announced today that it was awarded $3.15 million in funding by the U.S.

Nuclear Energy Insider

Nuclear Energy Insider: Nuclear hydrogen economics could favor small modular designs

Terrestrial Energy says its Integrated Molten Salt Reactor can produce heat at around 600 degrees celsius and could supply energy intensive processes such as hydrogen production, desalination and petrochemical refining...[It] is one of several advanced reactor developers leading the charge and hopes to build its first plant in North America in the 2020s.

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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®).