Uranium – Thorium, a slightly radioactive metal that occurs in rocks and soils, may hold significant promise as a replacement for uranium in the nuclear energy sector.
Articles Tagged "nuclear power"
Uranium – BBC reported that the UK government has given the go-ahead for the first new nuclear plant in the UK.
Uranium – Power Engineering International reported that a potential shortfall in uranium supply may impact nuclear power generation in the U.S. and the U.K.
Uranium – ESI Africa reported that, according to a new report from Global Data, demand for uranium will increase by 38 percent over the next eight years, as nuclear energy becomes increasingly popular.
Uranium – CNBC reported that the erosion of the yen may force Japan back towards nuclear power as other energy is becoming prohibitively expensive for them.
Uranium – Ongoing problems at the disaster-stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant aren’t helping Japanese citizens' perceptions of nuclear power’s safety.
Deloitte believes spiraling costs are threatening the mining business. Here’s how new projects can thrive in expensive times.
Uranium – Nuclear energy expert Tom Drolet speaks with Andrew Topf, the INN's senior editor, about what the future holds for uranium and nuclear power.
Uranium – As many industry analysts predicted, uranium stocks rallied strongly following the Liberal Democratic Party’s landslide victory in Japan’s election.
Uranium – Both President Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney consider nuclear energy a crucial component of an “all-of-the-above” approach to energy production — as do most Americans.