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Success for Kvanefjeld refinery pilot plant

Uranium and Fuel

25 September 2015

Kvanefjeld_refinery_pilot_plant_(GMEL)_48The first phase of a refinery pilot plant to extract uranium and rare earth metals from the Kvanefjeld deposit in Greenland has met or exceeded its targets during a 250-hour test run.

Fuel cycle roundup #23

Uranium and Fuel

04 April 2014

• Duke to sell surplus fuel
• Uranium One in Kazakh litigation
• Early end for conversion agreement
• Forte acquires Slovak assets
• Rare earths MoU for Greenland

Greenland pushes on with uranium policy

Nuclear Policies

28 November 2012

Greenland exploration (GME)_48Greenland Minerals and Energy (GME) has welcomed promises by Greenland's parliament to fast-track the reviews needed for the country's uranium policy to be finalised.

Greenland feasibility study complete

Uranium and Fuel

26 May 2015

Greenland Minerals and Energy Ltd (GMEL) has completed a feasibility study for the Kvanefjeld uranium and rare earths project and plans to start the permitting process by the end of 2015.

Greenland drops uranium mining ban

Nuclear Policies

25 October 2013

Kvanefjeld drilling 48Greenland's parliament has voted in favour of lifting the country's long-standing ban on the extraction of radioactive materials, including uranium. The move could enable the Kvanefjeld project to proceed.

Greenland U project cost competitive

Uranium and Fuel

04 May 2012

Greenland view (GMEL)_48A pre-feasibility study indicates that a planned rare earth element and uranium project at Kvanefjeld in Greenland would be cost competitive with a mine life over 30 years.