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Push to commercialise SMRs for mining by 2026

Modular nuclear reactors could be “changing the game” for the mining industry, Natural Resources Canada deputy director Micah Melnyk has told a panel at the PDAC 2020 convention in Toronto.

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Chalk River Laboratories will likely become the first deployment site for a test SMR in Canada

They are smaller, cheaper, and an opportunity to "reimagine the nuclear industry" and its applications to reduce anthropogenic greenhouse-gas (GHG) emissions and secure national power supplies.