Uranerz Energy's Nichols Ranch starts production

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-16
Uranerz Energy (TSX: URZ; NYSE-Arca: URZ) has become the newest member of a small club of uranium producers after its first uranium mine-Nichols Ranch-received final clearance from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and began production on...

Site visit: Ginguro tests Pardo's paleo-placer potential 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-16
SUDBURY, ONTARIO — The Sudbury region has served up more than its fair share of intriguing economic geology over the years, and now Sudbury-based junior Ginguro Exploration (TSXV: GEG) is adding another geological puzzle to the mix in the...

Denison's drills hit new high-grade zone at Wheeler River 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-16
VANCOUVER — Denison Mines’ (TSX: DML; NYSE-MKT: DNN) Wheeler River property is already home to the high-grade and still-growing Phoenix deposit, which has 52.3 million indicated lb. uranium oxide (U3O8) at an average grade of 15.6%....

Japan approves pro-nuclear energy plan

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-11
Visibility has improved on the re-start of nuclear reactors in Japan, after the island nation’s Cabinet approved a new Energy Plan on April 10.

Fission merges four zones with another 'best ever' hit  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-02
VANCOUVER — Fission Uranium (TSXV: FCU; US-OTC: FCUUF) has drilled the best intercept to date at its Patterson Lake South (PLS) project in Saskatchewan — again.

Uranium Energy gets US$10M cash injection  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-02
Texas-based Uranium Energy (NYSE-MKT: UEC) has drawn down another US$10 million from its previously announced US$20-million credit facility, after its lenders agreed to defer the required principal payments by two years, providing the company...

Denison bids for JV partner Enexco 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-03-26
VANCOUVER — According to chairman Lukas Lundin, Denison Mines (TSX: DML; NYSE-MKT: DNN) aims to be the “pre-eminent exploration company in the Athabasca basin,” and it has taken step in that direction with its friendly...

Production underway at Cameco, Areva's Cigar Lake 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-03-19
Cameco’s (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) Cigar Lake — one of the most technically challenging mining projects in the world — has started production after years of delays and mine plan re-engineering.

Enexco jumps on uranium hit at Mann Lake  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-03-19
International Enexco (TSXV: IEC) saw its shares climb 23% after announcing the thickest and highest grade hit yet from its 30%-held Mann Lake uranium property in Saskatchewan’s prolific Athabasca basin.  

Cigar Lake production shines spotlight on Denison Mines

Source: Daily News | 2014-03-14
The start of ore production at Cameco Corp.’s (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) Cigar Lake uranium mine is good news for Denison Mines (TSX: DML; NYSE-MKT: DNN), which owns 22.5% of the McClean Lake mill where all of Cigar Lake’s ore will be...