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Denmark and Greenland confirm uranium agreements

Uranium and Fuel

02 February 2016

The governments of Denmark and Greenland have confirmed the signing of a series of agreements last month setting the framework for future cooperation on foreign, defence and security policy issues related to the mining and commercial export of uranium.

CGN Mining and Fission Uranium announce agreements

Uranium and Fuel

11 January 2016

PLS_exploration_winter_2014_(G_Lockhart-Fission)_48CGN Mining and Fission Uranium Corporation have entered into agreements that will see CGN Mining take a 19.9% share in the Canada-based resource company and purchase up to 35% of annual production from the Patterson Lake South project.

Cameco announces Cigar Lake 2016 production outlook

Uranium and Fuel

07 January 2016

Cigar_Lake_underground_(Cameco)_48-2Cameco expects the Cigar Lake operation to produce 16 million pounds of packaged uranium concentrate (U3O8) - equivalent to 6154 tU - in 2016, the company announced yesterday. Full achievement of the production outlook will depend on regulatory approvals to increase the production at the McClean Lake mill, where ore from Cigar Lake is milled and packaged.

Denmark and Greenland reach uranium export agreement

Uranium and Fuel

20 January 2016

An agreement has been reached between Denmark and Greenland on how they will cooperate on foreign, defence and security policy issues related to the mining and commercial export of uranium from Greenland.

Peninsula completes first uranium delivery via Strata

Uranium and Fuel

07 January 2016

Peninsula Energy Ltd has announced first delivery of uranium under its wholly owned subsidiary Strata Energy Inc's 2011 sale and purchase agreement with an unnamed US utility. In-situ uranium recovery operations began from the Ross Permit Area of the Lance Projects in Wyoming, USA on 2 December.

Production milestone for Cigar Lake

Uranium and Fuel

16 December 2015

Cigar_Lake_truck_(Cameco)-48Uranium production at Cigar Lake in northern Saskatchewan has surpassed 10 million pounds (3846 tU) of uranium concentrate, Cameco has announced.