Tag: nuclear energy

May 21, 2020

Uranium Mining in the US

The US dominated uranium until the 1980s, when its output began to fall dramatically. Now uranium mining in the US...
May 19, 2020

Top Uranium Mines around the World

Cigar Lake was the largest producer of uranium in 2018. But what are the other top uranium mines? Find out...
September 16, 2019

Putting the New in Nuclear: Small Modular Reactors — Part 2

Aside from generating energy that can be converted into electricity, SMRs have a variety of potential applications.
June 27, 2018

Identified Uranium Resources Can Last 100 Years: IAEA Director General

The IAEA believes that while there is enough uranium to feed nuclear reactors for a century, the current oversupply in...
May 10, 2018

US DOE Looking to Fund Coal “Power Plants of the Future”

The US Department of Energy is looking into the viability of small-scale modular coal power plants as part of the...
May 8, 2018

EU Regulators to Examine Romanian Aid to National Uranium Company

The European Commission will investigate last year’s government bailout of National Uranium Company to see if any state aid rules...
May 1, 2018

Iran Could Enrich Uranium Higher if US Exits Nuclear Deal

Iran is willing and able to pursue higher uranium enrichment if the US pulls out of a 2015 nuclear deal,...