CNNC’s new reactor set to go into global market

China National Nuclear Corp, one of the country’s largest nuclear companies, is one step closer to exporting its high-temperature gas cooled reactor projects to countries including Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, with its HTGR fuel assembly line entering mass production. The world’s first production line for HTGR fuel elements started mass production on …

Scientists looking to explain Saskatchewan’s rich uranium deposits

Sprawling across northern Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Athabasca Basin is home to some of the world’s richest uranium deposits, which were discovered in the 1940s and mined since the late 1960s. What is less clear, however — and what Geological Survey of Canada geophysicist Vicki Tschirhart hopes to discover this summer — is the western …

Anfield Resources Inc. Announces Closing of $3.1 Million Private Placement

VANCOUVER, BC–(Marketwired – July 17, 2017) – Anfield Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: ARY) (FRANKFURT: 0AD) (OTCQB: ANLDF)(“Anfield” or “the Company”) wishes to announce that it has received conditional acceptance from the TSXV for 52,124,349 Units at $0.06, for a total equity raise of $3,127,461. The Units consist of one common share and a one share purchase warrant, with each warrant exercisable …

India must achieve the target of 63 GW nuclear-installed capacity by 2032

  In 2015, India communicated its intended nationally determined contribution (INDC) for the period 2021-30 consisting of eight elements. Of these, two have a direct relationship with nuclear energy: to achieve about 40% cumulative electric power installed capacity from nonfossil fuel-based energy resources by 2030, and to reduce the emissions intensity of its GDP by …

India must achieve the target of 63 GW nuclear-installed capacity by 2032

  In 2015, India communicated its intended nationally determined contribution (INDC) for the period 2021-30 consisting of eight elements. Of these, two have a direct relationship with nuclear energy: to achieve about 40% cumulative electric power installed capacity from nonfossil fuel-based energy resources by 2030, and to reduce the emissions intensity of its GDP by …

Ur-Energy Provides 2017 Q2 Operational Results

LITTLETON, Colo., July 13, 2017 /CNW/ — Ur-Energy Inc. (NYSE MKT:URG, TSX:URE) (the “Company” or “Ur-Energy”) is pleased to provide the following operational results for second quarter 2017. Highlights Lost Creek Operations Units 2017 Q1 2017 Q2 2017 YTD U3O8 Captured (‘000 lbs) 79.3 65.3 144.6 U3O8 Dried & Drummed (‘000 lbs) 74.4 70.8 145.2 U3O8 Sold (produced) (‘000 lbs) 50.0 …

T.FCU: Accelerates Pre-Feasibility Work; Targets New Western Mineralization

KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – July 6, 2017) – FISSION URANIUM CORP. (TSX:FCU)(OTCQX:FCUUF)(FRANKFURT:2FU)(“Fission” or “the Company“) is pleased to announce preparations have begun for a $6.59M summer work program at its award-winning PLS project in Canada’s Athabasca Basin. The program will focus on two core goals: growing the recently-discovered, high-grade R1515W zone and accelerating progress towards pre-feasibility …

Forecasts for uranium price all point up

  Uranium was the glaring exception amid a broad-based rally in metals and minerals in 2016. The price of U3O8 fell 41% in 2016 with the industry tracker UxC’s broker average price hitting 12-year lows below $18 per pound in November. After top supplier Kazakhstan announced in the second week of January that it’s cutting output by 5.2 million …