Uranium Mining News

Fission Hits 7.1m of >10,000 cps at R1620E; Narrows Gap Between Zones

First holes of Summer program grow R840W and R1620E zones

The making of an Athabasca rockstar

James Sykes disregarded management directive and kept the drill going. He had already waited a year to finally drill ‘Area C’, and had just cleared the overburden before the call came down to pack up and head back south.

Gold is good; uranium is great

Rick Rule is seeing new customers pouring into gold from across the spectrum. Uranium is perhaps even more exciting, as everything that needs to be in place for a truly incredible bull market is there.

Gold price rally helps producers climb world’s top 25 mining companies list

Study shows there are more bullion miners among higher market capital ranking of mining companies in second quarter of 2016 than a year a go.

Sibanye may close loss-making Cooke 4 mine, puts 2,500 jobs on the line

The company said financial losses at the mine threaten the viability of the rest of the Cooke operations, which include four mines and three processing plants.

Is this the most undervalued uranium player in the world?

Talking top value amid low uranium prices, Daniel Major gets to the crux of his pitch for GoviEx, the uranium developer he leads.

BHP Billiton’s Olympic Dam set to reach highest copper production in a decade

Red metal production at the copper-uranium mine is expected to hit around 230,000 tonnes by 2021, but there is potential for up to 450,000 tonnes per year.

Fission Drills Now Turning at PLS; Focus on New Zones and Regional Exploration

Drills now turning at PLS as Fission targets aggressive growth of 2.58km mineralized trend and regional exploration

Bill Gates and other billionaires backing a nuclear renaissance

The positive side of nuclear energy definitely deserves more attention than it's currently getting.

First glimpse of potential Nullarbor treasures

SOME of the first geological images of one of the world’s last unexplored mineral frontiers have glimpsed the mining potential of Australia’s vast Nullarbor Plain.

Argentina to support local uranium production — report

U3O8 Corp., a Canadian-based company focused on the development of deposits of uranium and associated commodities, reports on significant developments in nuclear energy in the South American country.

Chinese fund eyes Glencore gold mine in Kazakhstan

China’s state-backed Silk Road Fund is said to be considering a joint $2 billion bid with China National Gold Group for the Vasilkovskoye mine.

Scientists extract uranium from seawater

Testing of absorbent materials show capacity to hold 5.2 grams of uranium per kilogram, after 49 days exposure to seawater.

INFOGRAPHIC: Silver skyrockets post-Brexit, energy is back!

Energy had an impressive comeback in Q2, with natural gas and oil being the best performing commodities of the quarter.

A uranium major @ 95% off? GoviEx story turning heads

Talking top value amid low uranium prices, Daniel Major gets to the crux of his pitch for GoviEx, the uranium developer he leads.

Australia’s uranium polluting the Antarctic — scientists

Australia has about 40% of the world's uranium reserves and exports nearly 7,000 tonnes of yellow cake annually.

Brien Lundin: Brexit underlines currency debasement as the real driver behind gold price appreciation

The Brexit vote to leave the E.U. is bullish for gold as it creates uncertainty but the real driver for the long term gold price is currency devaluation, which is happening now globally at an unprecedented rate as most countries attempt to lessen the value of their debt.

BHP hikes exploration spending, to focus mostly on copper, oil

It will raise its annual exploration spending by 29%, allocating nearly all its $900 million budget to finding new copper and oil deposits in the fiscal year beginning next month.

Copper stocks deep into red as gold miners surge

Gold's nearly $100 jump early on and copper's 4.5% meltdown split mining investors' Brexit fortunes.

China's nuclear war on coal

Beijing's already cut coal miners working hours by 16% and plans to eliminate 500 million tonnes of coal capacity within just 3–5 years.

The world's 50 most valuable mining companies

Combined these mining and metal giants are worth $700 billion with operations in every corner of the world.

Fission 52 Hole Program Targets 2.58km Mineralized Trend and Regional Hot Spots

Drilling to Focus on Growing and Connecting New, High-Grade Zones as Well as Testing Regional Exploration Targets Identified During Winter Program

Uranium prices set to double by 2018

With prices set to double by 2018, we've seen the bottom of the uranium market, and the negative sentiment that has followed this resource around despite strong fundamentals, is starting to change.

These are the world's 40 biggest mining companies

A lithium miner joins top ranks of listed mining firms for the first time as the price of the battery ingredient skyrockets.

CHART: Metals, mining stocks outperforming all others

Gold is up more than 20% in 2016 but gold mining equities have doubled and the sector as a whole has returned 53%.