ISS Supports Energy Fuels’ Proposed Takeover of Uranerz

- June 10th, 2015

Energy Fuels Inc. (TSX:EFR,NYSEMKT:UUUU) and Uranerz Energy Corporation (TSX:URZ,NYSEMKT:URZ) announced that the largest independent proxy advisory firm, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS), has recommended that shareholder of both companies support the proposed acquisition. The deal would see Energy Fuels acquire all of Uranerz issued and outstanding shares at both of their respective special meetings, both of which are scheduled for June 18.

Energy Fuels Inc. (TSX:EFR,NYSEMKT:UUUU) and Uranerz Energy Corporation (TSX:URZ,NYSEMKT:URZ) announced that the largest independent proxy advisory firm, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS), has recommended that shareholder of both companies support the proposed acquisition. The deal would see Energy Fuels acquire all of Uranerz issued and outstanding shares at both of their respective special meetings, both of which are scheduled for June 18.

As quoted in the press release:

Energy Fuels recommends that its shareholders read the Amended Management Information Circular dated May 21, 2015 with respect to the Transaction, which was mailed to Energy Fuels shareholders of record as of April 20, 2015. The Amended Management Information Circular is available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com, on EDGAR at www.sec.gov, and on Energy Fuels’ website at www.energyfuels.com.

Uranerz recommends that its shareholders read the Proxy Statement dated May 26, 2015 with respect to the Transaction, which was recently mailed to Uranerz shareholders of record as of May 26, 2015. The Proxy Statement is available on EDGAR at www.sec.gov, SEDAR at www.sedar.com and on Uranerz’ website at www.uranerz.com.

The board of directors of each of Energy Fuels and Uranerz unanimously recommend that their respective shareholders vote FOR the Transaction proposal to be considered at the upcoming shareholder meetings scheduled for June 18, 2015.

Energy Fuels shareholders of record are reminded to vote before the proxy cut-off time of 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) on Tuesday, June 16, 2015.

Uranerz shareholders of record are reminded to vote before the proxy cut-off time of 10:00 a.m. (Mountain Time) on Wednesday, June 17, 2015.

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