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Jan 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

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Jan 13 Uranium week: Tension rising, but not price

Jan 14 2020 / Rudi Filapek-Vandyck

Weekly Reports |Jan 14 2020Rising tensions between the USA and Iran have not prevented spot uranium from sliding further in early 2020.-Spot uranium continues to slide as buyers stay on the sidelines-Renewed sanctions on Iran do not specifically target the country's nuclear program-Several utilities assessing options in term marketBy Rudi Filapek-VandyckThere is no stopping the slide in spot...Read More

Dec 16 Uranium week: squaring up

Dec 17 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Dec 17 2019As year-end approaches, sellers became more anxious last week not to be stuck with excess uranium before books-close.By Greg PeelThe Christmas rush was on last week as sellers of uranium become more anxious not to be caught with excess uranium before books-close. Those missing out on recent spot market tenders were forced to reduce offers, leading industry consultant Tra...Read More

URANIUM: NexGen advances Arrow toward feasibility

December 12, 2019 / Canadian Mining Journal

NexGen Energy's Arrow uranium deposit, at the Rook 1 property in Saskatchewan's Athabasca basin. Credit: NexGen EnergyVANCOUVER - With the release of the latest batch of assays from its Arrow uranium deposit at the Rook 1 property in Saskatchewan, NexGen Energy is getting closer to completing a feasibility study slated for the first half of next year.The latest assays, part of a 131-hole winter dr...Read More

Dec 10 Uranium week: taking a breather

Dec 10 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Dec 10 2019After a solid run, the uranium spot price eased back slightly last week but activity remains robust.-Price slips, volumes solid-Working Group tid-bits leaking out-Milestone reached in FloridaBy Greg PeelThe spot uranium market took a breather last week in terms of price, but not in terms of volume. Industry consultant TradeTech reports seven transactions totalling 750,00...Read More

Dec 3 Uranium week: everyone wants in

Dec 03 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Dec 03 2019Volumes in uranium markets surged in November as buyers from all corners jumped on the bandwagon.-Spot uranium volumes up 50%-Uncertainties still linger-Swedes prefer greenBy Greg Peel"The month of November was tumultuous on a number of fronts for the nuclear fuel industry," notes industry consultant TradeTech. "The decision by the US government to lift the waiver on Ira...Read More

NxGold & Mega Uranium Propose NxGold Change of Business to Uranium-Focused Investment Issuer and Portfolio Acquisition from Mega Uranium

Dec2, 2019 / Staff reporter

December2, 2019VANCOUVER, B.C. and TORONTO, ON- December 2, 2019 - NxGold Ltd. (TSXV: NXN) ("NxGold" or the "Company") and Mega Uranium Ltd. (TSX: MGA) ("Mega") are pleased to announce that, on December 1, 2019, they executed an arm's length binding term sheet (the "Term Sheet") which sets out the principal terms upon which it is proposed that NxGold will effect a change of business from a Tier 2...Read More

Nov 26 Uranium week: eight-month high

Nov 26 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Nov 26 2019Despite caution surrounding Iran sanctions waivers, and other ongoing uncertainties, the spot uranium price last week reached US$26.00/lb for the first time in eight months.-Spot uranium hits eight-month high-One waiver on Iranian sanctions terminated-Buying continues unabatedBy Greg PeelLate last month the White House extended for ninety days waivers on Iranian sanction...Read More

Nov 19 Uranium week: Buyers scramble

Nov 20 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Nov 20 2019The sudden burst of buying interest appearing two weeks ago in the uranium market continued last week as producers stepped in.-No news on Working Group report-U3O8 spot price jumps for a second week-Uranium producers join utilities on the buy-sideBy Greg PeelIn last week's Uranium Week I noted:"Clearly trade talks are again reaching a crescendo, so maybe November 14...Read More

URANIUM: Forum to sell interest in Fir Island project to Orano

November 13, 2019 / MINING.COM Staff

SASKATCHEWAN - Forum Energy Metals reached an agreement with Orano Canada whereby it will grant to Orano a series of options to acquire up to a 70% interest in the Fir Island uranium project on the northeast margin of the Athabasca Basin.In a press release, the firms said that Orano has to spend $6 million on the property on or before Dec. 31, 2023, to earn the full 70% Interest. Prior to this, th...Read More

Nov 12 Uranium week: End-of-year buying?

Nov 12 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Nov 12 2019A sudden jump in buyer interest, and subsequently the uranium spot price, begs the question whether utilities have already begun their traditional buying ahead of year-end.-Spot uranium volumes and prices jump-Year-end buying?-President Trump's? Working Group report pendingBy Greg PeelThe week before last brought the announcement of a 90-day extension to waivers of U...Read More

Nov 4 Uranium week: waivers extended

Nov 05 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Nov 05 2019The White House has extended waivers on Iran sanctions to companies working in Iran's civil nuclear program for ninety days.-Iran sanctions waivers extended-Uncertainty lingers for uranium-Demand to pick up?By Greg PeelAside from waiting for the recommendations of President Trump's nuclear cycle Working Group and any news on the Russian suspension agreement, the...Read More

URANIUM: Denison installs two Phoenix ISR wells at Wheeler River

October 31, 2019 / Canadian Mining Journal

Plan view of the Phoenix zone A with the ISR test sites indicated. (Image: Denison Mines)SASKATCHEWAN - Denison Mines Corp. of Toronto has installed two ISR wells at the Phoenix uranium deposit at the Wheeler River property near the southeast part of the Athabasca Basin. Denison holds a 90% interest in the project, and JCU (Canada) Exploration Co. holds the remaining 10%.In announcing the news, De...Read More

URANIUM: UEX intersects new mineralization at Christie Lake

October 30, 2019 / Northern Miner Staff

SASKATCHEWAN - UEX has intersected new uranium mineralization at its 60%-owned Christie Lake project, 9 km northeast of Cameco's McArthur River uranium mine in Saskatchewan.The project hosts the Paul Bay, Ken Pen and Orora uranium deposits, which have a total inferred resource of 588,000 tonnes with an average grade of 1.57% U3O8 for 20.35 million contained lb. of uranium oxide. The Paul Bay, Ken...Read More

Oct 28 Uranium week: selling accelerates

Oct 29 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Oct 29 2019The uranium market remains in a state of flux due to policy uncertainty. Sellers became more anxious last week.-Iran waiver deadline looms-Sellers jumping over each other-Paladin moves forward on Langer Heinrich restartBy Greg PeelIndustry consultant TradeTech sums it up succinctly in suggesting the uranium market is currently "frozen by uncertainty". Last week was the f...Read More

URANIUM-GOLD: Fission 3.0 samples 13.9%, 2.3 g/t at Beaver River

October 21, 2019 / Canadian Mining Journal

The Fission family has over a dozen projects around the rim of the Athabasca Basin. (Image: Fission 3.0)SASKATCHEWAN - Fission 3.0 Corp., based in Kelowna, B.C., has had excellent uranium and gold results from prospecting at Beaver River property on the north-central rim of the Athabasca Basin. The highest grades came from the newly named Trigger zone in the northeast part of the property.Samples...Read More

Oct 15 Uranium week: deadline extended

Oct 15 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Oct 15 2019The global uranium market will have to wait at least another 30 days before Trump's Working Group delivers the report the market has been hanging out for.-Climate change in focus-Working Group report delayed-Spot market falls quietBy Greg Peel"Finding the right approach to long-term, economic, and reliable electricity supply is the central challenge to the decarboniz...Read More

Energy mix needs nuclear to combat climate change

Oct 09, 2019 / Staff reporter

At a time when an increasing number of citizens are pressing for immediate climate action, every form of energy that can reduce greenhouse gas emissions needs to be considered. Only the right mix of energy sources will enable the world to reach the targets set out in the Paris Agreement to limit climate change. This is what high level speakers said today during the opening of the International Con...Read More

URANIUM: NexGen releases new assays from Arrow drilling

October 9, 2019 / Canadian Mining Journal

All tails at the Rook I uranium project will be returned to the underground mine as paste fill. (Image: NexGen Energy)SASKATCHEWAN - Vancouver-based NexGen Energy has released new assays from its phase one drill program at the Arrow uranium deposit on the southwest rim of the Athabasca Basin. The highest results were 33.78% uranium oxide over 12.0 metres and 32.88% over 8.0 metres.The 20 recent ho...Read More

Oct 8 Uranium week: paddling fast

Oct 08 2019 / Greg Peel

Weekly Reports |Oct 08 2019Going nowhere. Uranium prices continue to rise and fall but it remains a case of failure to launch.-Anticipated demand still absent-Spot prices remain range-bound-Australia ponders nuclear energyBy Greg PeelExpectations that sustained uranium demand from utilities and producers would materialise in 2019 are yet to be proven accurate, with several potential buyers pre-occ...Read More