Mine licensing rss

Conditional environmental approval for Kintyre

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

28 July 2014

Kintyre_(Cameco)_48Western Australia's Environmental Protection Agency has completed its assessment of the proposed Kintyre uranium mine, recommending state approval for the joint Cameco Australia-Mitsubishi Development project. A development decision will rest on future market conditions.

'Balanced partnership' for Areva and Niger

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

27 May 2014

The Nigerien government and Areva have signed a new partnership that provides Niger with higher sovereign royalty payments from mining operations led by the French state-controlled firm.

Fuel cycle roundup #25

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

08 May 2014

• Powertech clarifies Dewey-Burdock position
• Permit for Lance
• No Q2 restart for McClean
• ERA and Rössing join forces
• Pinenut producing to 2015
• Talvivaara permit

Strateco shuts Matoush property to cut costs

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

19 June 2014

Strateco Resources' ambition to become the first 'junior' in Canada to start underground exploration for uranium is a luxury it can no longer afford - for now at least.

Fuel cycle roundup #26

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

23 May 2014

• Millennium on hold
• Expansion for Nichols Ranch
• Westinghouse fuels Vattenfall units
• Slovakia bans uranium mining
• Dewey-Burdock stay lifted

Retortillo moves closer to production

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

24 April 2014

A mining licence for the Retortillo deposit in western Spain has been granted to Berkeley Resources by the regional government of Castilla and León. Retortillo would be Spain's only operating uranium mine but further permits are required before operations can begin.