Tag: mining

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

How ‘green’ are electric cars?

April 2, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy News

With the ban of new petrol and diesel cars in place in the UK by 2030, sales of electric cars are expected to surge. Plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles accounted for more than 1 in 10 vehicle registrations in 2020, […]

Conventional Fuels, Nuclear

Uranium producers prepare for market recovery

May 3, 2017

Via: World Nuclear News

Some of the world’s leading uranium miners last week described major changes they have made in response to the protracted downturn in uranium prices. At the same time, they are positioning themselves for an expected pickup in demand. Speaking at […]

Conventional Fuels, News and Policies, Nuclear, State

New contract for US uranium mill

November 1, 2016

Via: World Nuclear News

US uranium producer Energy Fuels Inc has entered into a contract to secure additional quantities of a uranium-bearing alternate feed material for its White Mesa mill in Utah, the company announced today. Under the contract, the company will earn a […]

Energy Economics

U.S. mining and exploration investment declined 35% in 2015

February 11, 2016

Via: Penn Energy

Mining and exploration investment declined 35% in 2015, the second largest year-over-year decline since the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) began reporting the series in 1948. Most mining and exploration investment reflects petroleum exploration and development, but the category […]