T.EFR: Announces New Estimate for Uranium and Copper Resources at its Canyon Mine

Total uranium resources at Energy Fuels’ Canyon Mine increased by approximately 1 million pounds of U3O8. Nearly all of the uranium resources upgraded from the inferred category to the measured and indicated categories. Approximately 12 million pounds of measured and indicated copper resources identified in the main zone of the deposit with an average grade …

Russia set to finish Akkuyu nuclear plant licensing by year-end

Russia hopes to finalize all necessary licenses and permits for Akkuyu, Turkey’s first nuclear plant, by the end of the year, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said. Contracting parties are working to obtain the last of the licenses for Akkuyu, Novak told state-run Anadolu Agency over the Aug. 19-20 weekend. Russia’s Rosatom and Turkish consortium Cengiz-Kolin-Kalyon …

T.DML Reports 3.7% eU3O8 Over 3.9 Metres From Follow Up Drilling at Waterbury Lake

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Aug. 22, 2017) – Denison Mines Corp. (“Denison” or the “Company”) (TSX:DML)(NYSE MKT:DNN)(NYSE American:DNN) is pleased to report that drill hole WAT17-446A returned a mineralized interval of 3.7% eU3O8 over 3.9 metres (from 305.7 to 309.6 metres), including 7.8% eU3O8 over 1.8 metres (from 307.0 to 308.8 metres). Drill hole WAT17-446A was the fourth hole …

Stakeholders show interest in Canadian SMR plans

Over 70 organisations have submitted responses to Canadian Nuclear Laboratories’ (CNL) request for expressions of interest in small modular reactors (SMRs), including more than 15 expressions of interest in building a prototype or demonstration reactor. The Canadian nuclear science and technology organisation earlier this year released a long-term strategy including the goal of siting a new SMR …

A.PDN: Paladin Energy Ltd to retain Langer Heinrich

Paladin Energy Ltd (administrators appointed) has provided an update to the market. Paladin refers to its previous announcements regarding a potential option in favour of CNNC Overseas Uranium Holding Ltd (COUH) which, if validly exercised, could entitle COUH to acquire Paladin’s 75% interest in the Langer Heinrich Mine. Under the shareholders agreement with Paladin Finance Pty …

Building The Next Generation of Nuclear Reactors

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is involved with a number of philanthropic efforts all over the world. Infectious disease research, improving healthcare in impoverished areas, and expanding educational access are just some of the efforts the organization is undertaking to improve society. Improving research and development initiatives for new energy sources has also been …

Long-delayed Finnish reactor OL3 on track, fourth unit possible

EURAJOKI, Finland (Reuters) – Finland’s long-delayed Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor is on track to start production in December 2018 as it nears a comprehensive test phase, the plant’s project director said on Thursday. The third reactor at Olkiluoto, an island in Eurajoki on Finland’s western coast, is running almost a decade behind its original schedule, …