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2013-03-06 08:22:32

LAS VEGAS, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Uranium Hunter Corporation (OTC Pink: URHN) has acquired properties in both Guyana and West Africa focusing on what it sees as tremendous growth opportunities in the demand and supply of uranium for future world demand of electricity. The growth in nuclear power centers on China, India, and Russia. These huge populations remain among the lowest consumers of electric power in the world. And in those countries, nuclear power should flourish. According...

2013-02-27 08:23:55

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Uranium Hunter Corporation (OTC Pink: URHN) is encouraged by the progressive attitude of the Guyana government with respect to mining activities. The forward looking posture adopted by the government is heartening and encouraging to all mining explorers. The country of Guyana is located within the Guiana Shield, in the northeastern part of South America. This region is well known for its undeveloped resources of copper, gold, iron ore, manganese,...

2012-12-17 16:22:07

In-depth report details the economic impact of mineral resource development WASHINGTON, Dec. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) has released a report exploring the strategic and economic importance of mineral resource development to the United States. Dig It! Rare Earth and Uranium Mining Potential in the States details rare earth and uranium mining reserves and production, reviews permitting and regulatory hurdles, estimates the economic...

Using Uranium-236 From The 1960s To Investigate Ocean Currents
2012-12-17 12:22:49

University of Vienna In the period of atmospheric nuclear testing in the 1950s and 1960s significant amounts of uranium-236 were distributed world-wide. Despite this, uranium-236 has mostly eluded detection and clear attribution to this source. A team of three researchers based in Austria and Australia lead by Stephan Winkler have identified the bomb-pulse of this isotope in corals from the Caribbean Sea. Uranium is readily dissolved in seawater, and therefore is carried by ocean currents....

2012-12-12 08:22:17

NYSE MKT Equities Exchange Symbol - UEC CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Uranium Energy Corp (NYSE MKT: UEC, the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of former United States Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham as Chairman of the Company's Advisory Board. "We are delighted that Secretary Abraham has agreed to lead our Advisory Board as Chairman. He has been a strong advocate for the uranium and nuclear sectors both in government and in the private...

2012-12-10 08:22:20

NYSE MKT Equities Exchange Symbol - UEC CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, Dec. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Uranium Energy Corp (NYSE MKT: UEC, the "Company") is pleased to report financial and production results for the first quarter ended October 31, 2012.  Major first quarter highlights and subsequent events include the following: -- The Goliad ISR Project is Fully Permitted for Production: The Company has received all of the required authorizations from the...

2012-12-07 16:20:38

TSX.V: TU www.tigrisuranium.com VANCOUVER, Dec. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Tigris Uranium Corp. (TSX.V: TU) ("Tigris"), and Wolfpack Gold Corp. ("Wolfpack") are pleased to announce that Tigris has determined to diversify its business focus, while maintaining its exposure and commitment to the long term viability of the uranium market. To this end, Tigris has made an investment in NexGen Energy Ltd. ("NexGen") and  has entered into a non-binding letter of intent, dated effective...

2012-12-07 08:21:00

NYSE MKT Equities Exchange Symbol - UEC CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, Dec. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Uranium Energy Corp (NYSE MKT: UEC, the "Company") is pleased to announce the receipt of a Production Area Authorization from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (the "TCEQ"), allowing for the commencement of operations at Production Area-3 of the Company's Palangana Mine located in South Texas.  This Authorization, the Company's third from the TCEQ, provides for in-situ recovery...

2012-12-05 12:21:18

-- Construction at site now accelerating. -- Goliad production along with Palangana's output to be processed at the Hobson processing plant. -- Goliad production to greatly increase throughput of U3O8 at the Hobson plant. CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Uranium Energy Corp. (NYSE MKT: UEC, the "Company") is pleased to announce that the final authorization has been granted for production at its Goliad ISR Project in...

2012-12-05 12:21:15

TSX.V :AMW Frankfurt: E2GA VANCOUVER, Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - ALPHA MINERALS INC. (TSX-V: AMW), (the "Company" or "Alpha"), and its 50% Joint Venture (JV) partner Fission Energy Corp (TSX-V:FIS) are pleased to report assay results from the recently completed drill program (see news release Nov. 15, 2012 ) on its Patterson Lake South ("PLS") uranium property in Saskatchewan. The mineralized drill hole intersections as composited include: -- Hole PLS12-024:...


Latest Uranium Reference Libraries

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2005-05-25 11:04:31

Uranium is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol U and atomic number 92. A heavy, silvery-white, toxic, metallic, and naturally-radioactive element, uranium belongs to the actinide series and its isotope 235U is used as the fuel for nuclear reactors and nuclear weapons. Uranium is commonly found in very small amounts in rocks, soil, water, plants, and animals (including humans). Notable characteristics When refined, uranium is a silvery white, weakly radioactive...

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