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Sep 22, 2018 / Staff reporter

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Westwater Reports Increasing Strength in Uranium Market

Sep 21, 2018 / Staff reporter

Westwater's CEO Message lays out case for higher Uranium pricesCENTENNIAL, Colo., September 21, 2018 - Westwater Resources, Inc. ("Westwater," or the "Company") (Nasdaq: WWR), an energy materials development company, is pleased to share a message from Christopher Jones, its President and CEO.Dear Fellow Shareholders -Our analysis of the current uranium market has brought several positive developme...Read More

Sep 18 Uranium week: on the rise

Sep 18 2018 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Sep 18 2018The spot uranium price is now 50% above its 12-year low.-IAEA warns of nuclear capacity decline-Spot price continues uptrend-Toro Energy excited by test resultsBy Greg PeelA report released last week by the International Atomic Energy Agency warns that global nuclear power generating capacity is at risk of declining over coming decades as ageing reactors are retired and...Read More

Westwater Forms Key Business Relationships to Further Pilot Plant Development and Production Facility

Sep 17, 2018 / Staff reporter

Supports Goal of Battery-Graphite Purification & Post Processing Plant in next 24 MonthsRelationships Enhance Development of Westwater's Three Graphite Products for Commercial SalesCENTENNIAL, Colo., September 17 2018 - Westwater Resources, Inc. ("Westwater," or the "Company") (Nasdaq: WWR), an energy materials development company, is pleased to announce that it has engaged two expert organization...Read More

Westwater Successfully Produces Battery Ready Graphite

Sep 17, 2018 / Staff reporter

CENTENNIAL, Colo., September 6, 2018 - Westwater Resources, Inc. ("Westwater," or the "Company") (Nasdaq: WWR), an energy materials development company, is pleased to announce that it has successfully produced more than 4 kilograms of its Purified Micronized Graphite ("PMG"). This Made-in-the-USA product is used as a conductivity enhancement material for rechargeable lithium ion batteries, non-re...Read More

Spain's nuclear watchdog requests more info on Berkeley uranium mine

Sep. 14, 2018, 10:52 AM / Reuters

MADRID, Sept 14 (Reuters) - Spain's nuclear watchdog CSN has asked Australian mining company Berkeley Energia for more information on its plans for a uranium mine in Salamanca, on which work is due to begin later this year, the regulator said on Friday. The project, which would become the European Union's only open-cast uranium mine if given the go-ahead, has faced local opposition since it was pr...Read More

Spain's nuclear watchdog requests more info on Berkeley uranium mine

Sep 14, 2018 / Reuters

MADRID – Spain's nuclear watchdog CSN has asked Australian mining company Berkeley Energia for more information on its plans for a uranium mine in Salamanca, on which work is due to begin later this year, the regulator said on Friday.The project, which would become the European Union's only open-cast uranium mine if given the go-ahead, has faced local opposition since it was proposed...Read More

MIT study suggests nuclear power crucial to future as uranium price hits 2-year high

Sep. 13, 2018, 9:47 AM / Oz Financial

Last week, 2.4 million pounds of uranium changed hands according to industry consultant TradeTech.At $26.70/lb, the uranium spot price reached a 2-year high and at that price, it meant roughly $64 million dollars changed hands over uranium.All of this comes after the price appeared to have bottomed out after dropping to $18.00/lb in November 2016 and having seen a steady rise since, including gain...Read More

Energy Fuels improves debt position by paying off Wyoming bond

Sep 12, 2018 / Giles Gwinnett

Energy Fuels Inc (TSE:EFR) (NYSE:UUUU) continues to improve its balance sheet and has now paid off its Wyoming debt.The uranium group has repaid and retired the entire outstanding principal of its Wyoming industrial development revenue bond amounting to US$8.3mln, it told investors.WATCH: Energy Fuels boosts working capital posit ion in second quarter"We believe reducing debt and avoiding future i...Read More

Sep 11 Uranium week: two year high

Sep 11 2018 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Sep 11 2018Solid uranium spot market volume last week saw the spot price rise to a two-year high.-Solid volumes support prices-MIT weighs into nuclear debate-Section 232 inefficientBy Greg PeelLast week saw uranium market participants attending the annual World Nuclear Association Symposium in London. Aside from the usual crowd representing producers, utilities and intermediaries,...Read More

Electric cars give new life to mine excavated for nuclear power

Sep. 10, 2018, 9:41 AM / Bloomberg News

Demand for a new generation of electric vehicles is breathing life into an Alpine mine that was originally excavated to feed an Austrian nuclear industry that never materialized.The developer of the site in Wolfsberg, European Lithium Ltd., is planning to move its primary stock listing to Austria from Australia in anticipation of transforming the site into the continent's biggest producer of the l...Read More

Uranium spill near Columbia shows need for better monitoring, containment

Sep. 10, 2018, 4:20 AM / Post-Courier

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has rightly reopened an investigation into whether radioactive material that seeped into the soil beneath a Westinghouse fuel rod plant southeast of Columbia presents an environmental hazard.The spilled uranium has the potential to seep into groundwater and contaminate ponds, creeks and possibly the Congaree River, which is about 3 miles away from the plant....Read More

Leaders in raising mining capital in 2017

Sep. 6, 2018, 11:49 AM / Vladimir Basov

Adequate financing is crucial for companies, especially for those working in such a capital-intensive industry as mining. Very few companies working in the Mining & Metals sector, even those with producing assets, can finance their operating, capital, exploration, development, and other expenses with cash-flow generated by commodity sales and other revenue-generating activities.A majority of minin...Read More

Uranium supply crunch may be just around the corner - experts

Sep. 6, 2018, 6:30 AM / Cecilia Jamasmie

Production cuts, halted projects and operations, as well as renewed interest from investors has helped drive uranium prices up by 30% in the past four months, but experts remain cautious about the long-term outlook for the commodity.Decade-low prices have had a negative effect on the profitability of existing mines and a devastating effect on the capacity of early-stage projects to raise the neces...Read More

Westwater Successfully Produces Battery Ready GraphiteIndependently Verified Material Confirmed Suitable for Battery Manufacturers

Sep 6, 2018 / Staff reporter

CENTENNIAL, Colo., September 6, 2018 - Westwater Resources, Inc. ("Westwater," or the "Company") (Nasdaq: WWR), an energy materials development company, is pleased to announce that it has successfully produced more than 4 kilograms of its Purified Micronized Graphite ("PMG"). This Made-in-the-USA product is used as a conductivity enhancement material for rechargeable lithium ion batteries, non-re...Read More

URANIUM: Denison buys Cameco's Wheeler River share

September 5, 2018 / Canadian Mining Journal

Wheeler River might be the next uranium producer in Saskatchewan. (Image: Denison Mines)SASKATCHEWAN - Denison Mines Corp. has struck a deal to acquire the 24% interest in the Wheeler River uranium project currently held by Cameco Corp. Denison will issue approximately 24.6 million shares at a deemed price of $0.65 per share, making the transaction worth about $16 million.The arrangement will give...Read More

Uranium's rally built on supply cuts, looks overcooked for now: Russell

Sep. 3, 2018, 7:14 AM / Reuters

By Clyde Russell.One of the surprise packets in the commodity space this year has been uranium, with the spot price surging 30 percent in the past four months, a stellar performance that may not be justified by current fundamentals.Uranium stood at $26 per pound on Aug. 31, up from the low so far this year of $20, hit in mid-April. The year-to-date gain is 16.6 percent, and the metal used to power...Read More

Mega Uranium Ltd. Closes Private Placement

Aug 31, 2018 / Staff reporter

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATESToronto, Canada (August 31, 2018) - Mega Uranium Ltd. (MGA: TSX) is pleased to announce the closing today of its previously announced non-brokered private placement (the "Financing"), pursuant to which the company raised aggregate gross proceeds of $1,500,000 from the issuance and sale of 13,636,364 un...Read More

Canadian miner looks for vanadium in its own backyard

Aug. 21, 2018, 5:12 PM / Valentina Ruiz Leotaud

Maxtech Ventures (CSE: MVT) is staying its course when it comes to growing within the battery metals sector particularly the vanadium subsector, as the silvery-grey element has seen spiking numbers in the past three years with prices rising by 300 per cent since 2017.Besides developing vanadium and manganese projects in Brazil and Zambia, the Vancouver-based company decided that it is now time to...Read More

Technical issue disrupts BHP's Olympic Dam copper smelter

Aug. 21, 2018, 5:30 AM / Cecilia Jamasmie

World's No.1 mining company BHP (ASX, NYSE:BHP) (LON:BLT) revealed Tuesday that ore processing at its Olympic Dam copper, gold and uranium mine in South Australia is being affected by an ongoing technical issue.Copper production at Olympic Dam is set to reach around 230,000 tonnes by 2021, but there is potential for up to 450,000 tonnes per year.Releasing annual results, the company - which spent...Read More