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Heathgate buys out Alliance in Four Mile project

Corporate

13 July 2015

One of Australia's most prospective low-cost uranium resources is now set to be wholly-owned by its partner and neighbour Heathgate Resources, which is part of US-based General Atomics.

Carley Bore joins Paladin portfolio

Uranium and Fuel

01 June 2015

Paladin Energy is to acquire the Carley Bore uranium project from Energia Minerals, strengthening the company's foothold in Western Australia's Carnarvon Basin uranium province.

South Australia commission starts work

Nuclear Policies

19 March 2015

A first-of-a-kind Royal Commission investigating South Australia's potential participation in the nuclear fuel cycle has formally commenced. Meanwhile Queensland's threat to reinstate a ban on uranium mining has been greeted as an opportunity by Western Australia.

Ranger expansion on hold

Uranium and Fuel

11 June 2015

UPDATED The Ranger 3 Deeps uranium project will not proceed to a final feasibility study under the current operating environment, Energy Resources of Australia (ERA) announced today. The decision was driven by market conditions and project economics.

Minister approves Australian uranium project

Uranium and Fuel

24 April 2015

Greater_Bilby_(H_Hughes/Australian_Museum)_48The Kintyre uranium project in Western Australia has received environmental approval from the country's federal government.

Queensland uranium plans in question

Uranium and Fuel

16 March 2015

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has called on the government of the Australian state not to rush into a decision on whether to reinstate a ban on uranium mining that was lifted in 2012.