The news of new direction of CRL lab at a local paper: Feds move to privatize management of AECL: http://www.thedailyobserver.ca/2013/03/02/feds-move-to-privatize-management-of-aecl
...the paper quotes the president of AECL: "Walker admits that a rosy
future is still not a guarantee, but feels that the foundation of AECL
and its legacy of contribution to the nation’s science and technology
scene will be there no matter which sector is in charge of management. “There’s always a risk in that the business may not continue to be sustainable,” he says, “but frankly, it’s ours to lose.”"
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