About Kristen Moran

Kristen was one of those lucky kids who always knew what she wanted to be when she grew up. Still, her strong desire to explore the world before settling into her destiny led her to travel and live abroad before attending post-secondary.
After taking a break, Kristen returned to Vancouver to pursue her passion for writing and completed the journalism program at Langara College. Since graduation she has explored writing in many forms, starting with an internship at the Vancouver Courier, where she developed a passion for neighbourhood issues and municipal politics. She also worked as an editorial assistant at Where Vancouver magazine, writing about tourist attractions around the city and as a freelance writer for Yellow Pages Group writing business profiles.Her desire to learn new things and take on new challenges led her to the Investing News Network, where she has taken on the role of reporter. The commodities she currently covers include gold, uranium, potash/phosphate, iron, oil, gas, tungsten, manganese and vanadium.


Uranium Mining in the United States

Energy Investing

Uranium Mining in the United States

The US currently ranks ninth in the world for known uranium resources with 207,000 tonnes of uranium, behind Australia, Kazakhstan, Canada, Russia, South Africa, Namibia, Brazil and Niger. Mining operations are currently undertaken by a few companies on a relatively small scale. However, exploration is being conducted by many companies