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Apr 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

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Toro Energy continues to advance studies for Wiluna Uranium Project

Apr 20, 2018 / Tharun George

Toro Energy Limited (ASX:TOE) is advancing to the next stage of the Beneficiation and Process Design (BPD) studies for its Wiluna Uranium Project in Western Australia.This follows the successful tests in confirming opportunities to substantially reduce the capital and operating costs of the processing facility.The key outcome of the BPD studies to date has been a re-design of the process flow shee...Read More

US brings accident-tolerant fuel target nearer

Apr 20, 2018 / World Nuclear News

The US Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) reported yesterday that coordination among the various entities involved in the development of accident-tolerant fuels (ATF) has "progressed to the point that all stakeholders now agree on the feasibility of a 2023 timeline". Citing speakers at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's (NRC's) 12 April briefing on ATF, the NEI said US research, development and licen...Read More

Azarga Uranium Executes Replacement Earn-in Agreement for Kyzyl Ompul Project

April 19, 2018 / Hailey Wahlberg

AZARGA URANIUM CORP. (TSX:AZZ) ("Azarga Uranium" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that its 70% controlled subsidiary, UrAsia in Kyrgyzstan Limited Liability Company ("UrAsia"), has executed a replacement earn-in agreement (the "Agreement") with Central Asian Uranium Company Limited Liability Corporation ("Central"), whose representatives were a party to the earn-in agreement announced 2 Au...Read More

Plateau Energy Metals reports 75-79% Lithium extraction to sulphate solution regardless of grain size fractions from Falchani High-Grade Lithium Mineralization - New test work to start at ANSTO

April 19, 2018 / Hailey Wahlberg

Plateau Energy Metals Inc. ("Plateau" "PLU" or the "Company")(TSXV:PLU)(FRANKFURT:QG1)(OTCQB:PLUUF), a lithium and uranium development company, is pleased to announce continued metallurgical test results from the Falchani discovery at its Macusani Plateau lithium/uranium project in Peru. The grain size versus leaching test work was completed by TECMMINE, a Peruvian metallurgical consulting company...Read More

Canada invites SMR vendors for demonstration unit

Apr 18, 2018 / World Nuclear News

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) has invited small modular reactor project proponents to evaluate the construction and operation of a demonstration SMR project at a site it manages. CNL aims to have a new SMR constructed on its Chalk River site by 2026. CNL said the invitation represents the launch of its SMR review process, including the pre-qualification stage, which allows CNL to evaluate th...Read More

Blue Sky Uranium Files NI 43-101 Technical Report for the First Mineral Resource Estimate at Amarillo Grande Uranium-Vanadium Project, Argentina

April 18, 2018 / Hailey Wahlberg

Blue Sky Uranium Corp. (TSXV:BSK) (FSE:MAL2) (OTC:BKUCF), ("Blue Sky" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Company has filed the NI 43-101 Technical Report (the "Report") supporting disclosure of the initial independent mineral resource estimate for the Ivana Deposit at the Company's 100% owned Amarillo Grande Uranium-Vanadium Project in Rio Negro Province, Argentina, as reported on M...Read More

Westwater Resources Announces the Completion of a New Technical Report on the Ambrosia Lake Uranium Project, McKinley County, New Mexico USA

Apr 18, 2018 / Staff reporter

Centennial, Colorado, April 18, 2018 - Westwater Resources, Inc. - (NASDAQ: WWR) a diversified and growing developer of energy minerals and materials, is pleased to announce the completion of a Technical Report on its Ambrosia Lake Uranium Project, which is located in McKinley County in the State of New Mexico. The Technical Report is available on the Company's website: www.WestwaterResources.net,...Read More

Fission 3 Provides Update on Consolidation

April 18, 2018 / Anwesha Sengupta

Fission 3.0 Corp. (TSX VENTURE:FUU) ("Fission 3" or the "Company") announces that its previously announced consolidation (the "Consolidation") of the common shares in the capital of the Company (the "Common Shares") at a ratio of four pre-Consolidation Common Shares for one post-Consolidation Common Share (the "Consolidated Shares") is expected to take effect on or about April 30, 2018. Following...Read More

Westwater Resources Announces the Completion of a New Technical Report on the Ambrosia Lake Uranium Project, McKinley County, New Mexico USA

Apr 18, 2018 / Staff reporter

Centennial, Colorado, April 18, 2018 - Westwater Resources, Inc. - (NASDAQ: WWR) a diversified and growing developer of energy minerals and materials, is pleased to announce the completion of a Technical Report on its Ambrosia Lake Uranium Project, which is located in McKinley County in the State of New Mexico. The Technical Report is available on the Company's website: www.WestwaterResources.net,...Read More

India, USA to collaborate on neutrino science

Apr 17, 2018 / World Nuclear News

India and the USA have signed an agreement enabling their scientists to collaborate on the development and construction of different types of neutrino detectors.The signing of the agreement (Image: DOE)The agreement was signed in New Delhi by US Energy Secretary Rick Perry and India's Atomic Energy Secretary Sekhar Basu. It opens the way to jointly advancing cutting-edge neutrino science projects...Read More

Report highlights impact of US nuclear plant closures

Apr 17, 2018 / World Nuclear News

The announced closure of four nuclear power plants in Ohio and Pennsylvania will lead to increased emissions of carbon dioxide and air pollutants, according to a report released by the Brattle Group. The retirement of the Beaver Valley, Davis-Besse, Perry and Three Mile Island plants will also mean higher electricity costs for residents, and the loss of thousands of jobs.Davis-Besse is one of the...Read More

Estonian company delivers nuclear cyber security exercise

Apr 16, 2018 / World Nuclear News

Estonian-founded cyber security specialist company Guardtime has planned and executed a custom cyber exercise for the UK's civil nuclear sector.The exercise, which took place in early February, was run on the Estonian Defence Forces' Cyber Range complemented with industrial control systems simulating a nuclear power plant. Live cyber-attacks were conducted against these systems to provide the part...Read More

Senate confirms former coal lobbyist to be EPA's number two

Apr. 13, 2018, 11:07 AM / Bloomberg News

(Bloomberg) - A former lobbyist for one of the largest U.S. coal mining companies won confirmation to be the Environmental Protection Agency's No. 2 official, putting him in position to take over the agency, at least temporarily, if embattled Administrator Scott Pruitt were to leave.Andrew Wheeler, a former Republican Senate staffer whose client list at lobbying firm Faegre Baker Daniels LLP inclu...Read More

New Jersey passes ZEC legislation

Apr 13, 2018 / World Nuclear News

New Jersey legislators yesterday passed bills establishing a zero emissions certificate (ZEC) programme that will recognise and compensate eligible nuclear power plants for their zero-carbon attributes and contribution to fuel diversity.PSEG supporters celebrate (Image: @PSEGNews)The New Jersey Senate passed bill S2313 by 28 votes to 9, with the Assembly passing its version of the bill, A3724, by...Read More

Measuring the true cost of power production

Apr 13, 2018 / World Nuclear News

The social and environmental impacts of electricity provision affect individuals, economies and countries in ways that are not captured in market prices, but yet are too important to be neglected, according to a report issued today by the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA). Despite their importance, full accounting for these costs remains difficult, it says.The report - The Full Costs of Electricity...Read More

Plateau Energy Metals Announces New CEO search

April 13, 2018 / Hamza Ghaznavi

Plateau Energy Metals Inc. (TSXV:PLU), a lithium and uranium development company, announces it has initiated a search for a new CEO as the Company evolves into a lithium and uranium developer following the recent Falchani lithium discovery.A new CEO search has been initiated, with the formation of a search committee, comprised of independent directors, and the appointment of a well-respected Minin...Read More

Uranium should be on government agenda, ERA says

Apr 12, 2018 / World Nuclear News

The chairman of Energy Resources of Australia (ERA) has called on Australian governments to embrace the potential to expand the country's uranium mining industry and be prepared for an expansion in nuclear power generation worldwide.Uranium ore stockpiles at the Ranger mine site (Image: ERA)Addressing shareholders at the company's annual general meeting in Darwin yesterday, Peter Mansell said that...Read More

Fuel loading under way at Chinese EPR

Apr 11, 2018 / World Nuclear News

China General Nuclear (CGN) has begun loading fuel into the core of unit 1 of the Taishan nuclear power plant in China's Guangdong province following the issuance of a permit from the regulator. The unit is later this year scheduled to become the first EPR reactor to enter operation.Fuel loading operations begin at Taishan 1 (Image: CGN)CGN said the Taishan Nuclear Power Joint Venture Company - a...Read More

Reactor internals en route to demo Hualong One unit

Apr 11, 2018 / World Nuclear News

The reactor internals for the demonstration Hualong One being constructed as unit 5 of the Fuqing nuclear power plant in China's Fujian province have been shipped from the manufacturing plant in Shanghai. The unit is scheduled to be completed next year.The reactor internals for Fuqing 5 leave the factory (Image: CNNC)The reactor internals were designed by China Nuclear Power Research and Design In...Read More