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AFCR and its contribution to a sustainable fuel cycle

The CANDU reactor is the most efficient technology for utilizing advanced fuel cycles due to its inherent characteristics and allows countries to gain resource independence and produce energy from otherwise waste products. In order to take advantage of these characteristics, SNC-Lavalin has been working internationally to help countries disposition their nuclear material inventories.

Delivered by: Justin Hannah (Director, Marketing & External Relations, Nuclear) at the Canadian Nuclear Society's 2016 Annual Conference

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AFCR and its contribution to a sustainable fuel cycle

  1. 1. ›The Advanced Fuel CANDU Reactor & its contribution to a sustainable fuel cycle ›Justin Hannah, Director, Marketing & External Relations CNS Annual Conference, June 20, 2016
  2. 2. Global expertise delivered locally 2
  3. 3. Power sector expertise 3
  4. 4. Nuclear capabilities 4
  5. 5. World-class safety 5 › We put people first › Our goal: ‘zero injuries and incidents’ across our offices and worksites Ethics & compliance › Strong ethics & compliance culture › Compliance training and annual certification for all employees › Antitrust and competition policy
  6. 6. The AFCR™ & its contribution to a sustainable fuel cycle
  7. 7. China – Canada partnerships - Copyright - © [2016] SNC-Lavalin Inc. and its member companies. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use or reproduction is prohibited. 7 › Long history of co-operation since the 1990s › Qinshan CANDU project a great success › Successful demonstration of Natural Uranium Equivalent (NUE) fuel › Collaboration on new build projects: Argentina & Romania
  8. 8. - Copyright - © [2015] SNC-Lavalin Inc. and its member companies. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use or reproduction is prohibited. 8 CANDU fuel cycle
  9. 9. AFCR advantages - Copyright - © [2016] SNC-Lavalin Inc. and its member companies. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use or reproduction is prohibited. 9 › No fundamental design changes needed › No re-enrichment needed for NUE or RU fuel › Neutron economy for Th fuel › Synergies with LWR fleets
  10. 10. 2014: Major AFCR milestones - Copyright - © [2016] SNC-Lavalin Inc. and its member companies. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use or reproduction is prohibited. 10
  11. 11. - Copyright - © [2016] SNC-Lavalin Inc. and its member companies. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use or reproduction is prohibited. 11 AFCR benefits › Increase utilization of uranium reserves by 20% › Increase low carbon electricity production by 2 billion MWh per year › Displace 26 million tonnes of CO2 per year › Reduce overall spent fuel burden
  12. 12. - Copyright - © [2016] SNC-Lavalin Inc. and its member companies. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use or reproduction is prohibited. 12
  13. 13. Vision for the future - Copyright - © [2016] SNC-Lavalin Inc. and its member companies. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use or reproduction is prohibited. 13 › CANDU technology key to “greening” China’s nuclear energy production › China – Canada co-operation mutually beneficial › Our partnerships can power the world
  14. 14. snclavalin.com Building what matters

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The CANDU reactor is the most efficient technology for utilizing advanced fuel cycles due to its inherent characteristics and allows countries to gain resource independence and produce energy from otherwise waste products. In order to take advantage of these characteristics, SNC-Lavalin has been working internationally to help countries disposition their nuclear material inventories. Delivered by: Justin Hannah (Director, Marketing & External Relations, Nuclear) at the Canadian Nuclear Society's 2016 Annual Conference

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