Uranium

Uranium, also known as yellow cake or U3O8, incorporates uranium mining and uranium processing. Uranium is often used as feedstock in nuclear power stations to produce nuclear energy. Uranium also includes uranium price, uranium production, energy, nuclear science, nuclear power and energy generation.

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Key highlights for Mining Indaba 2020

Portfolio Director Simon Ford and Head of Content Tom Quinn share key topic points with Laura Cornish. For more information, see the December 2019 edition.
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PDAC 2020 – Building on 2019’s success

The word’s mineral exploration and mining industry will again come together in downtown Toronto for the annual PDAC Convention.

The growing importance of managing ESG risks

Within the mining and minerals sector, investors are increasingly integrating environmental, social and governance, or ESG, into their investment process.
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Improvements in SA’s fatality rate in 2019 – pure luck?

Trade union Solidarity has acknowledged South Africa’s improvement in its health and safety statistics for 2019 but notes that there is still room for improvement, particularly with regards to the number of injuries in the industry.
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TECH NEWS: New president of mining industry at FLSmidth

Effective early July 2020, Mikko Keto will join FLSmidth as President, Mining Industry and member of Group Executive Management.
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Russia and Ghana launch cooperation in nuclear education

In 2020, three key Ghana universities and Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) will start working together to help Ghanaian upcoming engineers, physicists, doctors...

Laser scanner keeps Wits mining students at leading edge

Mining engineering students at Wits University will be better exposed to the contribution of modern survey technology in a range of mining disciplines.
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Russia and Rwanda to build Centre of Nuclear Science and Technology

Russia and Rwanda have signed an agreement to construct the first Centre of Nuclear Science and Technology in Rwanda with participation from ROSATOM.
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What you need to know: South Africa’s Integrated Resource Plan 2019

IRP 2019 sets out nine policy supply and demand side interventions in the short term to minimise the risk of load shedding.
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Industry leaders debate challenges in South Africa

The mining sector in South Africa is at an inflection point. As a primary sector within an economy that is struggling to grow - collaboration is needed.

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