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NuGen welcomes PM 'commitment' to Moorside

February 16, 2017 / tinyurl.com

NuGeneration has welcomed the British prime minister's comments yesterday about the importance of building a new nuclear power plant in West Cumbria, while the Institution of Mechanical Engineers has said the UK's plan to leave the European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom) as part of Brexit could threaten new nuclear reactor projects.NuGen, which is the UK joint venture between Japan's Toshiba Co...Read More

Graphite One Resources Signs Memorandum of Understanding With Alaska Industrial Development And Export Authority

February 16, 2017 / kincommunications.com

AIDEA and Graphite One to Explore Opportunities to Collaborate on Facilities Siting, Funding Options, Economic Impacts, Community Engagement, and Project PermittingVancouver, BC - Graphite One Resources Inc. (TSX-V:GPH / OTCQX:GPHOF) ("Graphite One" or the "Company") announces that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authorit...Read More

IAEA pushes forward initiative to accel. nuclear cleanup efforts worldwide

February 16, 2017 / tinyurl.com

An IAEA initiative to help Member States step up efforts in decommissioning old nuclear facilities and remediating contaminated sites is shifting into higher gear this year.With many reactors reaching the end of their lifetime in coming decades, Member States are looking to the IAEA for advice in using new approaches and technologies. A group of experts from eight countries met in Vienna last week...Read More

RT @matthewkeevil: The @northernminer #podcast ep.47: Dr. Copper and the Finnish flash ft. @mercenarygeo

February 15, 2017 / soundcloud.com

Matt and Lesley are on-location in downtown Vancouver for a broad-ranging interview with the Mercenary Geologist, Mickey Fulp. Matt digs into recent copper-supply issues related to labour disputes atRead full newsRead More

Vale resumes sale of remaining fertilizer assets in Brazil

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

Brazil's Vale (NYSE:VALE) is said to be looking for a buyer for its four fertilizer plants, located in the southeastern city of Cubato, which were not included in a $2.5 billion deal inked last year with US-based Mosaic Co, the No.1 producer of phosphate fertilizer.The assets include four plants producing phosphate-based, ammonia and nitrogen byproducts.The reworked plan follows a decision by Norw...Read More

Vale resumes sale of remaining fertilizer assets in Brazil

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

Brazil's Vale (NYSE:VALE) is said to be looking for a buyer for its four fertilizer plants, located in the southeastern city of Cubato, which were not included in a $2.5 billion deal inked last year with US-based Mosaic Co, the No.1 producer of phosphate fertilizer.The assets include four plants producing phosphate-based, ammonia and nitrogen byproducts.The reworked plan follows a decision by Norw...Read More

Vale resumes sale of remaining fertilizer assets in Brazil

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

Brazil's Vale (NYSE:VALE) is said to be looking for a buyer for its four fertilizer plants, located in the southeastern city of Cubato, which were not included in a $2.5 billion deal inked last year with US-based Mosaic Co, the No.1 producer of phosphate fertilizer.The assets include four plants producing phosphate-based, ammonia and nitrogen byproducts.The reworked plan follows a decision by Norw...Read More

These 10 companies spend most looking for gold, copper

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

A new report by SNL Metals and Mining on exploration spending by the largest mining companies, documents the shifting sands in the mining industry last year as the sector began to turn around.SNL, part of S&P Global, notes that larger players allocated a total of nearly $2.2 billion for non-ferrous exploration during the year. Companies with the 20 largest exploration budgets in 2016 accounted for...Read More

These 10 companies spend most looking for gold, copper

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

A new report by SNL Metals and Mining on exploration spending by the largest mining companies, documents the shifting sands in the mining industry last year as the sector began to turn around.SNL, part of S&P Global, notes that larger players allocated a total of nearly $2.2 billion for non-ferrous exploration during the year. Companies with the 20 largest exploration budgets in 2016 accounted for...Read More

These 10 companies spend most looking for gold, copper

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

A new report by SNL Metals and Mining on exploration spending by the largest mining companies, documents the shifting sands in the mining industry last year as the sector began to turn around.SNL, part of S&P Global, notes that larger players allocated a total of nearly $2.2 billion for non-ferrous exploration during the year. Companies with the 20 largest exploration budgets in 2016 accounted for...Read More

These 10 companies spend most looking for gold, copper

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

A new report by SNL Metals and Mining on exploration spending by the largest mining companies, documents the shifting sands in the mining industry last year as the sector began to turn around.SNL, part of S&P Global, notes that larger players allocated a total of nearly $2.2 billion for non-ferrous exploration during the year. Companies with the 20 largest exploration budgets in 2016 accounted for...Read More

Teck swings to profit in Q4 but misses expectations

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

Canada's largest diversified miner Teck Resources (TSX: TCK.A, TCK.B) (NYSE:TCK) reported Wednesday a net profit of $697 million for the fourth quarter of 2016, a welcomed turnaround from the year-ago loss, when it recorded one-time charges of C$536 million.The miner benefitted from higher coking coal prices, which climbed 155.5% to $207 in the quarter.The Vancouver-based company, North America's...Read More

Teck swings to profit in Q4 but misses expectations

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

Canada's largest diversified miner Teck Resources (TSX: TCK.A, TCK.B) (NYSE:TCK) reported Wednesday a net profit of $697 million for the fourth quarter of 2016, a welcomed turnaround from the year-ago loss, when it recorded one-time charges of C$536 million.The miner benefitted from higher coking coal prices, which climbed 155.5% to $207 in the quarter.The Vancouver-based company, North America's...Read More

Teck swings to profit in Q4 but misses expectations

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

Canada's largest diversified miner Teck Resources (TSX: TCK.A, TCK.B) (NYSE:TCK) reported Wednesday a net profit of $697 million for the fourth quarter of 2016, a welcomed turnaround from the year-ago loss, when it recorded one-time charges of C$536 million.The miner benefitted from higher coking coal prices, which climbed 155.5% to $207 in the quarter.The Vancouver-based company, North America's...Read More

Escondida talks back on table

February 15, 2017 / www.mining-journal.com

Escondida workers went on strike last Thursday after wage negotiations broke down, sending the copper price soaring.Government spokesperson Paula Narvaez told journalists they hoped the procedure would allow the parties to come closer and for the strike to be resolved as soon as possible.The union said in a statement it had taken the decision to begin negotiations "for the good of all"."But we are...Read More

Northern Dynasty stock hammered by short-seller report

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

Shares in Canadian miner Northern Dynasty Minerals (TSX:NDM) fell Tuesday as much as 40% in Toronto after a short-seller's report said its Pebble copper-gold project in Alaska was "worthless."While the Vancouver-based miner said the report from Kerrisdale Capital of New York was full of inaccuracies, the stock barely recovered, closing 22% down at Cdn$3.25and it was still suffering Wednesday morni...Read More

Northern Dynasty stock hammered by short-seller report

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

Shares in Canadian miner Northern Dynasty Minerals (TSX:NDM) fell Tuesday as much as 40% in Toronto after a short-seller's report said its Pebble copper-gold project in Alaska was "worthless."While the Vancouver-based miner said the report from Kerrisdale Capital of New York was full of inaccuracies, the stock barely recovered, closing 22% down at Cdn$3.25and it was still suffering Wednesday morni...Read More

Northern Dynasty stock hammered by short-seller report

February 15, 2017 / www.mining.com

Shares in Canadian miner Northern Dynasty Minerals (TSX:NDM) fell Tuesday as much as 40% in Toronto after a short-seller's report said its Pebble copper-gold project in Alaska was "worthless."While the Vancouver-based miner said the report from Kerrisdale Capital of New York was full of inaccuracies, the stock barely recovered, closing 22% down at Cdn$3.25and it was still suffering Wednesday morni...Read More

Auryn Resources interview with Ivan Bebek

February 15, 2017 / www.youtube.com

Join us at an upcoming event! http://www.cambridgehouse.comStay Connected!http://www.cambridgehouse.com/https://twitter.com/cambridgehttps://www.facebook.com/cambridgehou...Copyright 2015 Cambridge House International Inc. All rights reserved.Read More

America is crumbling...

February 15, 2017 / www.energyandcapital.com

So you don't like Trump, you say?Maybe you greeted his upset victory with derision and disbelief, or perhaps you loathe the very notion of the blond bomber sleeping in the White House so much that even thinking of it makes your head ache.I get it. No, I really do. I certainly can't think of a more contentious election cycle than the one you and I just witnessed.It's been three weeks since the inau...Read More