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.

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

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-03
VANCOUVER – Denison Mines’ (TSX: DML; NYSE-MKT: DNN) Wheeler River property is already home to the high-grade and still-growing Phoenix deposit, with its 52.3 million indicated lb. U3O8 at an average grade of 15.6%. Now...

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...

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.  

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.

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...

PDAC: What turns a discovery into a mine?  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-03-12
Less than half of the discoveries made since 1950 have turned into mines so far, Richard Schodde, managing director of Melbourne-based MinEx Consulting, said at the recent Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada’s annual...

Every hole a hit as Fission joins zones at PLS 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-03-12
VANCOUVER — Thirty-six holes into a 90-hole winter program, the five drill rigs at Fission Uranium’s (TSXV: FCU; US-OTC: FCUUF) Patterson Lake South (PLS) project are batting 100% in their hunt for mineralization between the known...