October 5, 2022

Bruce Power wins international awards for its isotope production system and annual report

Bruce Power was named the winner of the Silver and Bronze Stevie® Awards at the 19th Annual International Business Awards®.

Bruce Power’s innovative Isotope Production System (IPS), installed this year in partnership with Isogen (a joint venture between Framatome and Kinectrics), received a bronze award in the Energy Industry Innovation of the Year category.

The IPS, installed during the planned shutdown of Unit 7 earlier this year, made Bruce Power the first company to produce cancer-fighting Lutetium-177 in a commercial reactor and it will soon be available to the medical community. world. Bruce Power is also exploring the production of other medical isotopes, including yttrium-90, using IPS.

Bruce Power’s 2021 Annual Review and Energy Report received a silver award in the Best Annual Report category.

“These two awards reflect the great work we have done and we are proud that our efforts have been recognized in the international business community,” said Pat Dalzell, Bruce Power’s Corporate Affairs Manager. “Our isotope production system will be a game-changer for the global medical community, providing a stable and steady supply of anti-cancer isotopes, and we have only scratched the surface of its capabilities.”

Bruce Power’s annual energy review and report, presented in a striking trade show book format and an online version, told the story of the company’s production, innovation and social responsibility. company in 2021 throughout the pandemic as it marked its 20e anniversary.

“Bruce Power’s annual report is visually appealing and dynamic,” the judges said. “The content’s balance between business context (and impact for the local community) and technical details of energy supply is appropriate, resulting in an accessible and educational read that leaves the reader feeling well-informed.”

The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All people and organizations around the world – public and private, profit and non-profit, large and small – can submit nominations. The 2022 IBAs received applications from organizations in 67 countries and territories.

More than 3,700 entries from organizations of all sizes and virtually every industry were submitted for consideration this year in a wide range of categories. The Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 300 executives from around the world who participated in the judging process in June and July.

Details of the International Business Awards and lists of Stevie Award winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/IBA.

About Bruce Power

Bruce Power is an electricity company based in Bruce County, Ontario. We are powered by our employees. Our 4,200 employees are the foundation of our accomplishments and are proud of the role they play in safely providing clean, reliable, low-cost nuclear power to families and businesses across the province, as well as medical isotopes vital all over the world. Bruce Power has worked hard to establish strong roots in Ontario and is committed to protecting the environment and supporting the communities in which we live. Formed in 2001, Bruce Power is a Canadian-owned partnership of TC Energy, OMERS, the Power Workers’ Union and the Society of United Professionals. Learn more at www.brucepower.com and follow us on Facebook, TwitterLinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.

About the Stevie Awards

The Stevie Awards are presented in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East and North Africa Stevie Awards, the American Business Awards®, the International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, Stevie Awards for Top Employers, and Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service. The Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 nominations each year from organizations in over 70 countries. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people who support them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performance in the workplace around the world. To learn more about the Stevie Awards, visit www.StevieAwards.com.