Uranium – Following a mid-December closure for maintenance, French nuclear group Areva has restarted production at its two uranium mines in Niger.
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Uranium – Areva recently closed two mines in Niger as the company continues negotiations with the government. Meanwhile, Greenland and Denmark could reach a uranium mining agreement by the end of the year.
Uranium – It's an exciting time in the uranium industry for Africa, as countries that have not yet supplied the mineral in the past are beginning to explore and develop mines.
Gold – SEMAFO Inc. (TSX:SMF) announced that its heads of agreement with Middle Island Resources Limited (ASX: MDI) for the sale of a 100 percent interest in African GeoMin Mining Development Corporation Limited (“AGMDC”) has expired.
Uranium – Visual Capitalist published this infographic, sponsored by Kivalliq Energy (TSX-V:KIV). Nuclear power is a clean energy source that will be used well into the future to help meet the world’s growing energy requirements. Here we highlight uranium’s history, properties, and fundamentals moving forward.
Uranium – Mining Weekly reported that French company Areva (EPA:AREVA) has partially restarted uranium production at its Somair mine in Niger that had been damaged as a result of a suicide bomber attack in May.
Uranium – Homeland Uranium Inc. announced that its board has approved the completion of a unit offering at C$0.005/unit and the company will issue up to 100 million common shares and purchase warrants for gross proceeds of C$500,000.
Uranium – Major companies like AREVA and Cameco understand how important it is to mitigate risks such as fighting in Mali and Nigerian resource nationalism by geographically diversifying their assets.
Uranium – Mining Weekly reported that Niger wants to renegotiate its partnership terms on uranium mining with Areva, a deal which generates €100-million for the country. Niger president Mahamadou Issoufou said they are also looking to partner with other mining investors in their effort to boost their country’s economy.
Uranium – Reuters reported that France has sent special forces to protect uranium sites in Areva as possible rebel attacks threaten the safety of its interests.