Uranium

Russia reaffirms commitment to Iran nuclear deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani attend a meeting during the Fifth Caspian Summit in Aktau, Kazakhstan August …

South Asia

BRIEF-Mega Uranium Increases Private Placement

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Financial Markets

The Earth Invented Nuclear Reactors Before We Did

Long before humans enriched uranium to create nuclear fission, the Earth was doing it on its own. Two billion years ago, some natural deposits of …

Chemistry

Westinghouse's SC Uranium Cleanup Won't Come for Decades

Federal regulators say the Westinghouse Electric Company has no plans to clean uranium leaks at a nuclear fuel plant despite evidence it could reach …

Energy

Was anyone told about 2011 uranium leak? Senator says nuke plant should clean up

State Sen. Darrell Jackson demanded Friday that Westinghouse clean up a seven-year-old uranium leak at its nuclear fuel factory that threatens to …

Energy

Ur-Energy : Asymmetric Risk/Reward Opportunity In The United States' Uranium Mining Industry

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Business

Rhyolite To Spend $22 Million To Earn 80% Of Fission 3.0's Peruvian Assets

Fission 3.0 Corp. ("Fission 3" or the "Company") announces that it has entered into a binding letter of intent ()Letter of Intent") with Rhyolite …

Fission

Fact check: President Donald Trump’s statements on uranium, polling and foreign leaders

Closing arguments underway in Paul Manafort trial<p>00:23<p>Vermont’s Christine Hallquist makes history as first transgender nominee for governor<p>00:28<p>Sarah Huckabee Sanders: ‘I can’t guarantee’ Trump never said N-word on tape<p>02:56<p>FBI agent Peter Strzok fired from agency over anti-Trump tweets<p>00:34<p>Trump …

Donald Trump

This Two Billion Year-Old Natural Reactor May Hold The Key To Safe Nuclear Waste Disposal

The Oklo-reactor in Gabon, Africa is one of the most intriguing geological formations found on planet Earth. Here, naturally occurring fissile materials in two billion year-old rocks have sustained a slow nuclear fission reaction like that found in a modern nuclear reactor.<p>Uranium-235 is a …

Neutrons

Scientists extract uranium powder from seawater | Reuters.com

Scientists say they have created five grams of yellowcake - a powdered form of uranium used to produce fuel for nuclear power production - using acrylic fibers to extract it from seawater. Matthew Stock reports.<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>Scientists say they have created five grams of …

Nuclear Energy

Fitting a square peg in a round hole—the surprising structure of uranium bound in hematite

One promising approach to stabilize uranium contamination in soils is to envelop the radioactive uranium into iron-bearing minerals like hematite. …

Atoms

Ancient natural nuclear reactors show how to store radioactive waste

Earth’s crust used to be full of radioactive uranium. In some spots, conditions were right for that uranium to undergo chain fission reactions – the …

Energy

Ancient Nuclear Waste Is Teaching Us About Radioactive Storage Today

There are 99 nuclear reactors currently operating in the United States. The power they generate is free of carbon dioxide emissions, but as a …

Energy

Court, regulators clash over uranium project in South Dakota

Federal regulators recently abandoned a proposed survey of Native American cultural resources at a planned uranium mine site in the southwest part …

NRC

NexGen Energy: A World-Class Deposit In A Safe, Mining-Friendly Region

Investment Thesis<p>NexGen Energy (NYSEMKT:NXE) has one of the most interesting exploration assets around with regard to size, grade and cost of …

Business

Optex Systems Holdings reports Q3 results

Optex Systems Holdings (OTCQB:OPXS): Q3 net income of $0.59M<p>Revenue of $6.1M (+41.9% Y/Y)<p>Press Release<p>Now read: <b>Plateau Energy Metals Has A Very</b> …

Business

HOW THIS IS MONEY CAN HELP

Yellow Cake listed on Aim in July and is hoping to profit from a rise in the price of uranium.<p>It takes its name from the term for powdered uranium …

Investing

Uranium Market Shows Signs of Life

Long in the doldrums, prices for the nuclear fuel are rising amid supply cuts and forecasts for stronger demand<p>A wave of mine closures and the rollout of nuclear-power plants world-wide are fueling bullish bets on the long-depressed uranium market.<p>Several investment funds have launched this year to …

Nuclear Energy

Watchdog demands Congress investigate acting EPA head over alleged lobbying disclosure omissions

<b>(CNN) —</b> A government watchdog group called for a congressional investigation Friday into allegations that acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler violated transparency law in his previous work as a lobbyist, accusing him of hiding meetings with the Department of Interior about shrinking a national …

U.S. Politics

Investment fund Yellow Cake snaps up more uranium after float success

An investment vehicle designed to profit from the rising price of uranium is to snap up another £8m-worth of the mineral.<p>Yellow Cake, which raised …

London Stock Exchange

Uranium: Major Disconnect Between Price And Value

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Nuclear Energy

Peru president expects lithium, uranium mining laws passed in 6 months

© Reuters. Peru president expects lithium, uranium mining laws passed in 6 months<p>By Mitra Taj<p>PUCALLPA, Peru, Aug 10 (Reuters) - Peruvian President …

Mining

Small-cap spotlight: Yellow Cake buys up more uranium, Diversified shares slide

Yellow Cake is quite a remarkable firm.<p>It floated on AIM last month with the sole ambition to buy and store uranium - the reasoning being that it is …

Business (UK)

Westwater Resources Reports Second Quarter 2018 Operating Results

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Aug. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- <b>Westwater Resources, Inc. (“WWR” or “the Company”) (WWR),</b> an energy materials development …

New Mexico

Westwater Resources' (WWR) CEO Christopher Jones on Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Westwater Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWR) Q2 2018 Earnings Conference Call August 9, 2018 11:00 AM ET<p><b>Executives</b><p>Christopher Jones – President and Chief …

Uranium

Rubicon Minerals reports Q2 results

Rubicon Minerals (OTCQX:RBYCF): Q2 EPS of -C$0.11<p>Cash and cash equivalents of C$14.6M<p>Press Release<p>Now read: <b>Can Cameco Corner The Uranium Spot Market?</b> …

Business

Can Cameco Corner The Uranium Spot Market?

On 25 July, uranium giant Cameco (CCJ) announced that it will indefinitely suspend production at its McArthur River and Key Lake uranium mines in …

Business

Government Admits Radioactive Waste in St. Louis Area May Increase Cancer Risk

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed for the first time that radioactive waste stored in the St. Louis area after World War …

News (U.S.)

Thorium Power Has a Protactinium Problem

In 1980, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) observed that protactinium, a chemical element generated in thorium reactors, could be …

Energy

Stocks to watch: Spire Healthcare, IWG, William Hill, Yellow Cake | Financial Times

Monday 13:30 BST<p>Here’s what’s happening<p>Spire Healthcare fell on a profit warning, with the hospital operator blaming further tightening of NHS …

Credit Suisse