Articles Tagged "uranium supply"

Ed Sterck: Russian Sanctions May Have Utilities Squeezing Less Juice from Uranium Supply

Uranium – Russia is a commodities giant, but supply isn't the major issue—enrichment is. With a 44% global market share, Russia's enrichment industry allows utilities around the world to squeeze more juice out of fewer lemons. In other words, Russian sanctions could mean utilities may have to use more natural uranium to make lemonade. That's how Edward Sterck sees it, and the uranium mining analyst for BMO Capital Markets predicts a supply deficit by 2018. In this interview with The Mining Report, Sterck delivers a comprehensive uranium market overview and shares uranium names that can juice profits in lean times.

India Looks to Secure Uranium Supply

Uranium – India is very interested in nuclear power. The country has 20 nuclear reactors in place, seven under construction, 18 planned and 39 proposed, all of which boils down to the fact that India is going to need uranium to feel those reactors. Lots and lots of uranium.