Tag: nuclear power

January 18, 2021

Uranium Hot Spots: South Africa, Niger, Namibia and Tanzania

It's an exciting time for the uranium industry in Africa, as countries that have not yet supplied the mineral in...
August 19, 2020

Largest Uranium-producing Countries

Which country had the highest uranium production in the world in 2019? Kazakhstan topped the list, followed by Canada and...
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...
December 5, 2018

Uranium Outlook 2019: Supply to Fall, Demand to Rise — Prices to Jump?

2018 was an eventful year for uranium, but what's the uranium outlook for 2019? Experts weigh in on supply cuts,...
October 11, 2018

U3O8 Price Update: Q3 2018 in Review

U3O8 spot prices climbed above US$27 per pound in Q3 after a number of production decreases, site closures and acquisitions....
July 12, 2018

U3O8 Price Update: Q2 2018 in Review

U3O8 spot prices hovered around US$21 in Q2, but market watchers believe a rise is inevitable. Here's an overview of...
May 27, 2018

Silicon’s Importance to the Solar Power and EV Battery Markets

Silicon, found abundantly just beneath the planet’s surface, is the second-most-abundant element in the Earth’s crust.