Registry of Lobbyists

Registration - In-house Corporation

Bruce Power / Michael Rencheck, President and Chief Executive Officer

Registration Information

In-house Corporation name: Bruce Power
Responsible Officer Name: Michael Rencheck, President and Chief Executive Officer 
Responsible Officer Change History
Initial registration start date: 2005-11-01
Registration status: Active
Registration Number: 928062-5776

Associated Communications

Total Number of Communication Reports: 547

Monthly communication reports in the last 6 months: 30

Version 1 of 44 (2005-11-01 to 2006-06-07)

Version 1 of 44 (2005-11-01 to 2006-06-07) was submitted prior to the Lobbying Act coming into force on July 2, 2008. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

A. Information about Responsible Officer and Corporation

Corporation: Bruce Power
P.O. Box 3000
Tiverton, ON  N0G 2T0
Telephone number: 519-361-4403
Fax number: 519-361-3340  
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration: Duncan Hawthorne, President & CEO  
Description of activities: Bruce Power is a private sector generator of electricity focussing on the operation of nuclear power plants.
Parent: The corporation is not a subsidiary of any other parent corporations.
Coalition The corporation is not a member of a coalition.
Subsidiary: The corporation does not have any subsidiaries that could be affected by the outcome of the undertaking.
Other direct interests The corporation's activities are not controlled or directed by another individual, organization or corporation with a direct interest in the outcome of this undertaking.
Was the corporation funded in whole or in part by any domestic or foreign government institution in the last completed financial year? No

B. Lobbyists Employed by the Corporation

Name: Steve Coupland
Position title: Manager, Issues and Policy Development
Public offices held: Yes
Name: Duncan Hawthorne
Position title: President and CEO
Public offices held: No
Name: Ross Lamont
Position title: Manager, Community and Government Relations
Public offices held: No
Name: James Scongack
Position title: Research Assistant
Public offices held: No

C. Lobbying Activity Information

Federal departments or organizations which have been or will be communicated with during the course of the undertaking: Atomic Energy Control Board (AECB), Environment Canada, Industry Canada, Natural Resources Canada (NRCan)
Communication techniques that have been used or are expected to be used in the course of the undertaking:
Informal communications, Meetings, Presentations, Telephone calls, Written communications, whether in hard copy or electronic format
Subject Matter: Areas of Concern: Employment and Training, Energy, Environment, Industry, Infrastructure, Labour, Science and Technology
Subject Matter: Retrospective: Bruce Power has been attempting to secure funding for a project to demonstrate hydrogen production via electrolysis of water and the use of hydrogen as a transportation fuel. Bruce Power has been communicating with the h2 Early Adopters Program of Technology Partnerships Canada, an agency of Industry Canada.
Subject Matter: Prospective: Bruce Power will be continuing its efforts to initiate a hydrogen demonstration project with the support of Provincial and Federal levels of government. Bruce Power may lobby on environmental emissions as they impact upon nuclear power. Bruce Power may lobby on the benefits of nuclear generation of electricity.

Details Regarding the Identified Subject Matter

Categories Description
Policy or Program Technology Partnerships Canada H2 Early Adopters program