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Jun 19, 2019 / Staff reporter

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Jun 18 Uranium week: restart setback

Jun 18 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Jun 18 2019New regulations in Japan may see the few reactors that have restarted to date temporarily forced to shut down again.-Tougher Japanese regulations-U3O8 spot price reacts-Global nuclear growth acceleratesBy Greg PeelIn "news you don't want to hear", if you are a uranium producer or investor, last week the Japanese Nuclear Regulation Authority approved new rules that may fo...Read More

Jun 12 Uranium week: finding A level

Jun 12 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Jun 12 2019The uranium spot price has posted its first weekly increase in almost two months.-Buyers Emerge-Uranium market remains fractured-Finland gets ambitiousBy Greg PeelAfter a long, steady decline in the spot uranium price in 2019 on section 232 uncertainty, buyers finally emerged from the woodwork last week in the form of both utilities and investors. While US utilities cont...Read More

Snapshot: Eight juniors active in world's uranium hotspots

June 12, 2019 / Northern Miner Staff

While uranium oxide prices continue to drift in the doldrums, several uranium companies have still raised a bit of money to explore and carry out modest programs. Here is a look at eight uranium-focused companies that are active in 2019.ALX Uranium, Appia Energy, Azincourt, Denison, Global Atomic, Orano, Plateau Energy, and Zadar VenturesContinue reading at The Northern Miner. Read More

Michael Bloomberg pledges $500M to shutter U.S. coal plants

Jun 07, 2019 / Staff reporter

June 7 (UPI) -- Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Friday will launch what he calls the largest ever coordinated campaign to beat climate change, which will close all U.S. coal plants by 2030.Bloomberg said the $500 million program, Beyond Carbon, will put the United States on track toward a 100 percent clean energy economy by working with advocates to "build on leadership and climate...Read More

Top uranium producer is gloomy about nuclear power, for now

Jun. 6, 2019, 9:28 AM / Bloomberg News

Don't expect an upswing in the global uranium market anytime soon."In our models, we don't get excited on the demand side," said Galymzhan Pirmatov, chief executive officer of Kazatomprom, Kazakhstan's state-owned mining company that's the world's biggest supplier.Kazakhstan controls about 40% of the world's supply of the metal, and Kazatomprom accounts for half of that, making it the biggest prod...Read More

NexGen builds scale at Arrow

June 6, 2019 / Trish Saywell

The entire footprint of NexGen Energy's (TSX: NXE; NYSE-AM: NXE) proposed Arrow mine is smaller than a university campus, but could produce 21% of the world's uranium once in production, the company says.The high grade uranium deposit in Canada's Athabasca basin would produce 25.4 million lb. uranium oxide (U3O8) per year over an estimated mine life of nine years - leapfrogging the company into th...Read More

Yellow Cake offers "cleanest way to play uranium market" ..

Jun 06, 2019 / Jon Hopkins

Physical uranium trader tagged with nickname of the radioactive metalOwns around 9.62mln pounds of uraniumRaised US$200mln ( 151mln) from June 2019 IPO, plus additional 25.9mln in April 2019 placingContract to buy up to an additional US$100mln of U3O8 each year for the next nine years from Kazatomprom What Yellow Cake does:Yellow Cake PLC (LON:YCA) is a physical uranium trader with a moniker...Read More

World's top uranium producer is gloomy about nuclear power

Jun 06, 2019 / Bloomberg

NEW YORK – Don’t expect an upswing in the global uranium market anytime soon.“In our models, we don’t get excited on the demand side,” said Galymzhan Pirmatov, CEO of Kazatomprom, Kazakhstan’s State-owned mining company that’s the world’s biggest supplier.AdvertisementWith construction of nuclear power plants at a ten-year low, uranium demand remains...Read More

US uranium miners see boost from Commerce Department report

Jun. 5, 2019, 3:26 PM / Reuters

Two uranium mining companies said on Wednesday they are "confident" that U.S. President Donald Trump will implement limits on uranium imports after the Commerce Department recommended urgent steps to boost domestic production of a list of 35 "critical minerals" that included the nuclear fuel.The White House is currently reviewing a petition lodged by the companies, Ur-Energy and Energy Fuels, that...Read More

Purepoint Uranium updates work at Hook Lake

Jun. 5, 2019, 3:07 PM / Canadian Mining Journal Staff

Purepoint Uranium Group of Toronto has offered an update on work planned for the Hook Lake uranium project. Purepoint (21%) sat down with its joint venture partners Cameco (39.5%) and Orano Canada (39.5%) to review data and develop the next steps to advance the project.There are three areas of particular interest. The North Dragon area lies 800 metres west of and parallel to the Dragon shear zone....Read More

URANIUM: Purepoint updates work at Hook Lake

June 5, 2019 / Canadian Mining Journal

The Patterson and Derkson uranium corridors. (Image: Purepoint Uranium)SASKATCHEWAN - Purepoint Uranium Group of Toronto has offered an update on work planned for the Hook Lake uranium project. Purepoint (21%) sat down with its joint venture partners Cameco (39.5%) and Orano Canada (39.5%) to review data and develop the next steps to advance the project.There are three areas of particular interest...Read More

Purepoint Uranium updates work at Hook Lake

Jun 05, 2019 / Canadian Mining Journal Staff

Purepoint Uranium Group of Toronto has offered an update on work planned for the Hook Lake uranium project. Purepoint (21%) sat down with its joint venture partners Cameco (39.5%) and Orano Canada (39.5%) to review data and develop the next steps to advance the project.There are three areas of particular interest. The North Dragon area lies 800 metres west of and parallel to the Dragon shear zone....Read More

Australia's energy, carbon policies remain a deadlocked mess - opinion

Jun. 4, 2019, 9:44 AM / Reuters

There has been no shortage of fighting talk about Australia's lack of cohesive energy and carbon policies in recent weeks, with the only certainty being the combative rhetoric makes a lasting solution more of a fantasy.Australia is the world's third-biggest exporter of energy behind crude oil heavyweights Saudi Arabia and Russia, thanks mainly to its status as the biggest shipper of coal and lique...Read More

Jun 4 Uranium week: paying up for certainty

Jun 04 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Jun 04 2019Buyers are paying more for uranium that does not come from sources facing possible US restriction but falling demand is still sending prices lower.-Uranium price discrepancy opens up-Trend remains down-IEA rails against premature reactor shutdownsBy Greg PeelAn interesting dynamic opened up in the month of May in uranium markets with regard the uncertainty surrounding th...Read More

Denison Mines begins environmental process for Wheeler River

Jun. 3, 2019, 1:35 PM / Canadian Mining Journal Staff

Denison Mines of Toronto is ready to begin the rigorous environmental impact assessment of its 90% owned Wheeler River in situ uranium project in the Athabasca Basin.Both the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission and the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment have accepted the Wheeler River provincial technical proposal and federal project description.Denison has also said that it has executed a number...Read More

URANIUM: Denison begins environmental process for Wheeler River

June 3, 2019 / Canadian Mining Journal

In situ recovery needs only a small surface deposit to mine the uranium resources of the Phoenix deposit. (Image: Denison Mines)SASKATCHEWAN - Denison Mines of Toronto is ready to begin the rigorous environmental impact assessment of its 90% owned Wheeler River in situ uranium project in the Athabasca Basin.Both the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission and the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment ha...Read More

Namibia says China can buy Rio's uranium stake if it respects laws

May. 29, 2019, 9:44 AM / Reuters

Namibia's mines and energy minister said he has no objection to Rio Tinto's sale of its uranium mine stake to China provided it respects the African nation's laws.Rio, which is seeking to divest less profitable assets, said last November that it was selling its 69% stake in the world's longest-running open pit uranium mine to China for up to $106.5 million and expected the deal to be completed in...Read More

CanAlaska to start drilling at West McArthur uranium project

May. 29, 2019, 6:47 AM / MINING.com Staff

CanAlaska Uranium (TSXV: CVV) will soon begin a drill program at its 70%-owned West McArthur uranium project.In a press release, the miner said that the program is intended to locate high-grade uranium hosted in faults along the C10 horizon, the major regional fault structure.According to CanAlaska, two previous drill holes intersected high-grade uranium - up to 5% U3O8 - just west of the projecti...Read More

URANIUM: CanAlaska to start drilling at West McArthur uranium project

May 29, 2019 / MINING.COM Staff

SASKATCHEWAN - CanAlaska Uranium announced that it will soon begin a drill program at its 70%-owned West McArthur uranium project.In a press release, the miner said that the program is intended to locate high grade uranium hosted in faults along the C10 horizon, the major regional fault structure.According to CanAlaska, two previous drill holes intersected high grade uranium - up to 5% uranium oxi...Read More