UN report shows increased need for nuclear

October,8, 2018 UN report shows increased need for nuclear A large increase in the use of nuclear power would help keep global warming to below 1.5 degrees, according to a United Nations report published today. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) special report – Global Warming of 1.5 degrees – was commissioned by governments at the Paris

Electric vehicles and opportunities for nuclear energy

September, 9, 2018 Electric vehicles and opportunities for nuclear energy The electrification of transport could potentially offer many opportunities for nuclear generation, Brandon Munro told the World Nuclear Association Symposium 2018 in London today. The acceleration in global sales of electric vehicles (EVs) over the past six years is a key litmus test signalling the reality of this

Cameco has decided to suspend production at the McArthur River and Key Lake Mines indefinitely

July 26, 2018 Cameco shutdown extended indefinitely Cameco is extending the suspension of production at McArthur River and Key Lake “for an indeterminate duration”, CEO Tim Gitzel announced yesterday. The Saskatchewan operations have been out of production since January. Gitzel’s announcement accompanied Cameco’s second quarter results, which Gitzel said reflected the impact of a weak uranium