Areva granted uranium mining rights in Jordan

- February 22nd, 2010

World Nuclear News reports under an agreement Areva signed with the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission, it has been granted exclusive uranum mining rights in the central region of Jordan.
The mining agreement was signed in Amman on 21 February during a visit to Jordan by French Prime Minister Francois Fillon. It was signed by Abu Hammour, Jordan’s […]

World Nuclear News reports under an agreement Areva signed with the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission, it has been granted exclusive uranum mining rights in the central region of Jordan.

The mining agreement was signed in Amman on 21 February during a visit to Jordan by French Prime Minister Francois Fillon. It was signed by Abu Hammour, Jordan’s minister of finance, Khaled Toukan, chairman of JAEC, Anne Lauvergeon, CEO of Areva, and Jean-Jacques Gautrot, vice-chairman of Nabataean Energy, a joint venture previously set up between JAEC and Areva.

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