Articles Tagged "Virginia Uranium Inc."

Virginia Lawmakers Meet to Discuss Uranium Report

Uranium – Bloomberg Businessweek reported that the Coal and Energy Commission is meeting today with its subcommittee on uranium mining as well as Uranium Working Group members, who recently submitted a report on uranium industry issues to Republican Governor Bob McDonnell. The report is aimed at helping Virginia lawmakers decide whether to lift the state's 30-year moratorium on uranium mining.

Virginia Uranium Mining Development Potential

Uranium – Virginia Uranium Inc. values the Virginia ore deposit to potentially be worth $8 billion to $10 billion. The company maintains the mining can be done safely, and provide hundreds of jobs in an economically depressed area of the state.