Uranium mining by country

U3O8 Corp. Sells the Laguna Salada Project to Focus on the Berlin Uranium and Battery Commodities Deposit

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 12:30pm

U3O8 Corp. is focused on exploration and development of deposits of uranium and battery commodities in South America.

Key Points: 
  • U3O8 Corp. is focused on exploration and development of deposits of uranium and battery commodities in South America.
  • Battery commodities that occur with uranium resources include vanadium, nickel, phosphate and zinc.
  • The Company's mineral resource estimates were made in accordance with National Instrument 43-101.
  • A preliminary economic assessment ("PEA") showed positive economics on the project and highlighted areas in which both operating and capital costs could be reduced to enhance the economics of the deposit.

Western Uranium & Vanadium Announces Strategic Acquisition of Physical Uranium

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 1:45pm

The basis for this purchase is an acquisition cost substantially below average global uranium production costs.

Key Points: 
  • The basis for this purchase is an acquisition cost substantially below average global uranium production costs.
  • Western first evaluated holding physical uranium in the summer of 2020 as markets began to acknowledge the growing uranium supply-demand imbalance.
  • This physical uranium purchase complements Westerns Sunday Mine Complex uranium production plans.
  • About Western Uranium & Vanadium Corp.
    Western Uranium & Vanadium Corp. is a Colorado based uranium and vanadium conventional mining company focused on low cost near-term production of uranium and vanadium in the western United States, and development and application of kinetic separation.

Uranium Energy Corp. (NYSE American: UEC) Investing in Next-Gen Uranium Mining Projects

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 1:30pm

The most reliable energy source in the country, nuclear power provides electricity to about one in five American homes and delivers more than half of the nation\xe2\x80\x99s carbon-free electricity.

Key Points: 
  • The most reliable energy source in the country, nuclear power provides electricity to about one in five American homes and delivers more than half of the nation\xe2\x80\x99s carbon-free electricity.
  • .\nA leading pure-play, production-ready American uranium company , Uranium Energy Corp. (NYSE American: UEC) has been investing\xc2\xa0 in the next generation of low-cost and environmentally friendly in-situ recovery (ISR) mining uranium projects.
  • UEC properties are primarily located within the United States, and the company controls one of the largest historical uranium exploration and development databases in the country.\nUranium Energy is a U.S.-based uranium mining and exploration company.
  • As a leading pure-play American uranium company, UEC is advancing the next generation of low-cost and environmentally friendly in-situ recovery (\xe2\x80\x9cISR\xe2\x80\x9d) mining uranium projects.

New Focus on Clean Energy Boon for Uranium

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 1:30pm

These state-supported uranium mining companies from the former Soviet Union have been flooding the market with cheap uranium.

Key Points: 
  • These state-supported uranium mining companies from the former Soviet Union have been flooding the market with cheap uranium.
  • A leading pure-play, production-ready American uranium company, Uranium Energy Corp.(NYSE: UEC)( Profile ) has been investing in the next generation of low-cost and environmentally friendly in-situ recovery (ISR) mining uranium projects.
  • That\'s good for uranium companies, as the Biden/Harris energy platform recognizes nuclear as part of critical clean-energy technologies.
  • Uranium Reserve has been designed as a 10-year $1.5 billion program for the Department of Energy to buy uranium from domestic producers.

New Focus on Clean Energy Boon for Uranium

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 1:30pm

These state-supported uranium mining companies from the former Soviet Union have been flooding the market with cheap uranium.

Key Points: 
  • These state-supported uranium mining companies from the former Soviet Union have been flooding the market with cheap uranium.
  • A leading pure-play, production-ready American uranium company, Uranium Energy Corp.(NYSE: UEC)( Profile ) has been investing in the next generation of low-cost and environmentally friendly in-situ recovery (ISR) mining uranium projects.
  • That\'s good for uranium companies, as the Biden/Harris energy platform recognizes nuclear as part of critical clean-energy technologies.
  • Uranium Reserve has been designed as a 10-year $1.5 billion program for the Department of Energy to buy uranium from domestic producers.

Purepoint Uranium Outlines 2021 Exploration Plans

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 11:30am

b'TORONTO, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Purepoint Uranium Group Inc. (TSXV: PTU) ("Purepoint" or the "Company") today released its exploration schedule for the remainder of the year, focusing on its large portfolio of 100% owned uranium projects strategically located across Canada\'s Athabasca Basin; host to the world\'s highest grade uranium resources.\n"There has been significant investment flowing into uranium companies over the past six months, signaling a potential near-term revival of uranium prices" said Chris Frostad, Purepoint\'s President and CEO.

Key Points: 
  • b'TORONTO, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Purepoint Uranium Group Inc. (TSXV: PTU) ("Purepoint" or the "Company") today released its exploration schedule for the remainder of the year, focusing on its large portfolio of 100% owned uranium projects strategically located across Canada\'s Athabasca Basin; host to the world\'s highest grade uranium resources.\n"There has been significant investment flowing into uranium companies over the past six months, signaling a potential near-term revival of uranium prices" said Chris Frostad, Purepoint\'s President and CEO.
  • "The timing is right for us to return to the exploration projects we initiated over a decade ago.
  • said Scott Frostad, Vice President Exploration at Purepoint.
  • "The permits we currently have in place will allow us to commence our expanded exploration efforts immediately".\nPurepoint Uranium Group Inc. actively operates an exploration pipeline of 12 advanced projects in Canada\'s Athabasca Basin, the world\'s richest uranium region.

Blue Sky Uranium Commencing Advanced Process Design Testwork for the Ivana Uranium-Vanadium Deposit

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 2:30pm

Two additional uranium minerals include an oxidized variant of coffinite, called -coffinite by Blue Sky, and a yet un-named one.

Key Points: 
  • Two additional uranium minerals include an oxidized variant of coffinite, called -coffinite by Blue Sky, and a yet un-named one.
  • The process data from all of the process design tests will be used to derive process design criteria for the Ivana uranium-vanadium mill, allowing more refined design of the mill and derivation of capital and operating cost estimates for the mill.
  • The Company's 100% owned Amarillo Grande Uranium-Vanadium Project in Rio Negro Province, Argentina is a new uranium district controlled by Blue Sky.
  • About Blue Sky Uranium Corp.
    Blue Sky Uranium Corp. is a leader in uranium discovery in Argentina.

enCore Energy Corp. Announces Strategic Acquisition of Physical Uranium

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 1:00pm

This initial purchase was made to de-risk future uranium deliveries associated with anticipated contractual production timelines from its planned ISR operations.

Key Points: 
  • This initial purchase was made to de-risk future uranium deliveries associated with anticipated contractual production timelines from its planned ISR operations.
  • Paul Goranson, CEO stated: "enCore Energy is focused on executing and expanding upon our physical uranium supply.
  • enCore Energy Corp. is a U.S. domestic uranium developer focused on becoming a leading in-situ recovery (ISR) uranium producer.
  • enCore Energy's opportunities are created from the Company's transformational acquisition of its two South Texas production facilities, the changing global uranium supply/demand outlook and opportunities for industry consolidation.

Denison Announces Successful Procurement of 2.5 Million Lbs U3O8 as Part of Project Finance Initiative

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 11:30am

In addition, the purchased Uranium could provide the Company with increased flexibility to negotiate long-term Uranium supply arrangements with future customers.

Key Points: 
  • In addition, the purchased Uranium could provide the Company with increased flexibility to negotiate long-term Uranium supply arrangements with future customers.
  • This investment in Uranium enhances the long-term financial stability of the company, as we advance towards a definitive development decision for the Project.
  • Denison is a uranium exploration and development company with interests focused in the Athabasca Basin region of northern Saskatchewan, Canada.
  • Any forward-looking information and the assumptions made with respect thereto speaks only as of the date of this news release.

Forum Energy Metals to Exhibit at The 2021 PDAC Virtual Conference

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 1:30pm

Forum is also participating in the One on One Meeting Program at the PDAC arranged through Precious Metals Summit Conferences on March 9 and 10.

Key Points: 
  • Forum is also participating in the One on One Meeting Program at the PDAC arranged through Precious Metals Summit Conferences on March 9 and 10.
  • Forum Energy Metals Corp. (TSXV: FMC) has three 100% owned energy metal projects to be drilled in 2021 by the Company and its major mining company partners Rio Tinto and Orano Canada Inc. for copper/silver, uranium and nickel/platinum/palladium in Saskatchewan, Canada's number one rated mining province for exploration and development.
  • In addition, Forum has a portfolio of seven drill ready uranium projects and a strategic land position in the Idaho Cobalt Belt.
  • For further information: www.forumenergymetals.com
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