Employees at Bruce B are back to work this morning after a small spill of heavy water into a contained room in the station.

Access to Bruce B was restricted this morning as a precautionary measure.

The spill was immediately isolated and routed to a collection tank.

The event occurred early this morning in Unit 6 as part of the maintenance activities on the unit which is shut down for a planned inspection.

All proper notifications were made including to our regulator, the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission.

About Bruce Power
Bruce Power is a partnership among Cameco Corporation, TransCanada Corporation, BPC Generation Infrastructure Trust, a trust established by the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System, the Power Workers’ Union and The Society of Energy Professionals.

For further information, please contact:
John Peevers 519-361-6583 john.peevers@brucepower.com
24-hour Duty Media Officer 519-361-6161

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