Kazakhstan rss

KazAtomProm chief to lead new energy ministry

Nuclear Policies

08 August 2014

KazAtomProm president Vladimir Shkolnik has been appointed head of the country’s new energy ministry, which puts four previously separate government departments under one person’s control.

Russia helps Kazakh nuclear power plans

New Nuclear

30 May 2014

Putin and Nazarbayev, May 2014 64x48Kazakhstan's return to nuclear power is to be aided by Russian cooperation. An agreement on a new plant project was signed in front of the countries' presidents.

Flooding impacts Kazakh mines

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

19 March 2014

Inkai JV 48Flooding of access roads due to snow melt is causing disruption to operations at a number of uranium mines in southern Kazakhstan. Exploration work has also been suspended at other projects.

Fuel cycle roundup #27

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

06 June 2014

• First consignment from Cooke
• Business as usual at Kazakh operations
• Areva wins Vattenfall contract
• Paladin progress
• Skyharbour buys into Athabasca Basin

Fuel cycle roundup #23

Exploration and Nuclear 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

Kazakhstan tops uranium league

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

27 January 2014

Kazkah yellowcake (Kazatomprom)_48Kazakh uranium production continued on an upward trend in 2013. The country retained its place as the world's leading uranium producer with over 38% of global output.