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Jul 21 Star Minerals Group Ltd. (SUV,CSE) Announces Proposed Private Placement of Units News
Jul 21 Ginguro (GEG,TSXV) Provides Update on Pardo JV Exploration News
Jul 21 Fission (FCU,TSXV) Hits 10.35% U3O8 Over 14.0m (Line 705E); Potential to Connect Zones Increases News
Jul 21 2 companies powering your portfolio with uranium News
Jul 18 Uranerz (URZ,TSX) Announces Upsizing of Offering to US$12 Million News
Jul 18 Purepoint Uranium Group Inc. (PTU,TSXV) Reports Results for Ten-hole Drill Program at Red Willow News
Jul 17 Kivalliq (KIV,TSXV) Acquires Shares of Roughrider Exploration Limited News
Jul 17 Nuclear power industry analysis 2012 in India & 2025 forecasts News
Jul 17 Nuclear power guarantees energy sustainability - experts News
Jul 17 Uranium stocks set to rock News
Jul 16 Uranerz (URZ,TSX) Announces US$10 Million Financing News
Jul 16 Powertech Uranium (PWE,TSX) (Azarga Uranium) Enters Into Data Purchase Agreement for Dewey-Burdock Project News
Jul 16 Cameco (CCO,TSX) Provides Update on Cigar Lake Mine News
Jul 16 Uranium seen rebounding as Japan readies nuclear restarts News
Jul 15 Aben Resources (ABN,TSXV) Arranges $100,000 Flow Through Financing News
Jul 15 Athabasca Nuclear (ASC,TSXV) and Strike Graphite (SRK,TSXV) Announce Intent to Merge News
Jul 14 Macusani Yellowcake (YEL,TSXV) & Azincourt Uranium (AAZ,TSXV) Announce Definitive Acquisition Agreement and Increase to Previously Announced Financing News
Jul 14 Uranerz (URZ,TSX) Personnel and Operations Update News
Jul 14 Fission (FCU,TSXV) Hits 23.53% U3O8 over 4.0m (line 555E) Six Other High-Grade Assays News
Jul 14 Are you ready for doubles & triples in uranium mining stocks? News
Jul 14 3 battered stocks that could bounce back News
Jul 10 Uranium Week: None Today Thanks News
Jul 10 Green Shoots in the Uranium Market? News
Jul 10 Massive gains coming in uranium stocks News
Jul 9 Powertech Uranium (PWE,TSX) (Azarga Uranium) to Participate in the Sprott Vancouver Natural Resource Symposium 2014 (22-25 July) News
Jul 9 Fission (FCU,TSXV) CEO and President Named Finalists for EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award News
Jul 8 Kivalliq (KIV,TSXV) Closes CDN$506,000 First Tranche of CDN$1.1 Million Private Placement News
Jul 8 Pele Mountain (GEM,TSXV) Participates in Regional Roundtable Discussion on Sustainable Development News
Jul 8 Forum (FDC,TSXV) Options Patterson Lake South Area Property to Uracan Resources (URC,TSXV) News
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Top Ten Producing Uranium Mines (2009)
Nametonnes U3O8
McArthur River8,700
Ranger5,240
Rossing4,151
Katco3,694
Olympic Dam3,515
Somair2,131
Rabbit Lake1,725
Cominak1,691
McLean Lake1,637
Langer Heinrick1,304
Source: Intierra

Feature Presentation
The Athabasca Basin in Northern Saskatchewan hosts the world's largest and highest grade uranium deposits accounting for 1/3 of the global uranium supply, a figure which is expected to increase significantly by the end of the decade. The Basin has witnessed a rush in claim staking activity since 2004 due to the rise in the price of uranium to about US$40/lb (March 13, 2006). At present, there are more than 30 companies exploring for uranium in the Basin.
Full coverage of the Athabasca Basin

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U3O8.biz : Jul 19, 2014 - Two Japanese Reactors Receive Preliminary Approval -
Delayed Japanese reactor restarts have undeniably added to the negative sentiment towards uranium over the last several months. However, the country's nuclear watchdog just gave preliminary safety approval for the restart of two reactors at the Sendai plant.
At this point, opposition groups now have a month to make their case against the approval before a final decision is reached. Should all go well, the Sendai reactors could be the first to power back up under the new safety regulations. Under those regulations, considerations have been made to safeguard against natural disasters --- like Fukushima in 2011 --- and severe nuclear accidents.
"This is a step forward. After we get the safety decision we would like to move towards restarts with understanding from local [townships]," said Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ...
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Facts (Source: Uranium Information Centre Ltd)
Over half of the world's production of uranium from mines is in Canada and Australia. Canada produces the largest share of uranium from mines (29% of world supply from mines), followed by Australia (21%).
Canada has two relatively new mines which have come into production: Cogema's McClean Lake mine started up in 1999 and is producing almost 3000 t/yr U3O8 (2550 tU). Cameco's McArthur River deposit has enormous high-grade reserves and has started supplying ore from its underground mine to the Key Lake mill, to produce about 8200 t/yr U3O8 (7000 tU).
Two more are ready to develop: Cameco's Cigar Lake underground mine will truck ore for treatment at McClean Lake and Rabbit Lake mills, 80 km away, to produce 8200 t/yr U3O8 (7000 tU). Cogema's Midwest mine will be underground, and this ore also is likely to be milled at McClean Lake nearby, to produce 2600 t/yr U3O8 (2200 tU).
Thus by about 2006, Canadian output could be substantially be concentrated at two mills: McClean Lake producing over 9000 tU and Key Lake 7000 tU per year, with about 2500 t/yr coming from Rabbit Lake. All this will be over half of projected world mine production. (See also UIC Briefing paper #3 on Canada.)
In Australia Beverley, a 1000 tU/yr ISL mine in South Australia, started up late in 2000. Two further mines are under development. A similar-sized ISL mine under development is Honeymoon. These are similar to those providing most US uranium. Jabiluka, NT, is to be a conventional underground mine, though its production will be phased in to match the decline of Ranger.
With the ISL mines plus Ranger and the expanded Olympic Dam, Australian uranium production is likely to reach some 9000 tonnes U per year. This will be almost a quarter of projected world mine production. (See also UIC Briefing paper #1 on Australia)


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