NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Great Lakes United calls upon the Canadian Government to halt construction of the new high level radioactive waste storage facility at the Bruce nuclear complex until such time the above concerns are fully addressed complete with meaningful and thorough public hearings in Michigan and the United States; and BE IT ALSO RESOLVED that Great Lakes United reconfirms our previous resolutions calling upon the U.S. and Canadian Governments to begin to immediately phase out all nuclear power plants within the Great Lakes Basin, and to utilize and research less ecologically devastating forms of energy, including but not limited to energy conservation, energy efficiency, solar and wind energy.
Great Lakes United resolution
WHEREAS, the Bruce nuclear facility is located on the Lake Huron shoreline, in the municipality of Kincardine, Ontario, Canada; and
WHEREAS, the Bruce nuclear facility has 8 nuclear reactors in various stages of operation; and
WHEREAS, the Bruce nuclear complex also has two dedicated low and medium level radioactive waste sites, with such waste generated at the Bruce nuclear complex and imported from all of Ontario Power Generation's facilities; and
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