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Namibia commissions demonstration uranium plant

26 March 2015

Etango_HLDP_opening_(Bannerman)_48Bannerman Resources has officially opened a heap leach demonstration plant at the Etango uranium project in Namibia.

Canadian mills implement lessons learned from dust release

20 March 2015

Key_Lake_(Cameco)_48Canada's two operating uranium mills must complete a series of actions to review lessons learned from unplanned releases of uranium dust at the Key Lake mill earlier this year.

USA’s uranium processing facility achieves site readiness

17 March 2015

The Uranium Processing Facility project in Tennessee has celebrated its first major milestone with the completion of site readiness work, the National Nuclear Security Administration has said.

Turkish uranium project moves to permitting

24 March 2015

Temrezli exploration 48Anatolia Energy is eyeing a 2016 start up for its Temrezli uranium project after submitting an application for an environmental impact assessment with Turkey's Ministry of Environment and Urban Planning.

Urenco expansion poses no environmental impact, says US NRC

19 March 2015

The US Nuclear Regulation Commission (NRC) has found no significant environmental impact from a proposed expansion of capacity for the Urenco USA uranium enrichment facility with the flexibility to use depleted uranium feedstock.

Queensland uranium plans in question

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.