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WA Won’t Block Uranium Mining Projects
Mining
Thursday June 22 2017

WA Won’t Block Uranium Mining Projects

Four West Australian uranium projects granted environmental approval will be allowed to proceed, but the state government is blocking future mining bids.

Uranium Mine in WA Gets Go-ahead
Mining
Tuesday January 17 2017

Uranium Mine in WA Gets Go-ahead

The West Australian government has approved Canadian mining company Cameco's Yeelirrie uranium project in the state's midwest.

Enviro Appeal Logged Against WA Uranium Mine
Environment
Wednesday August 31 2016

Enviro Appeal Logged Against WA Uranium Mine

An appeal has been lodged against the Environmental Protection Authority's recommendation to approve the proposed Mulga Rock uranium mine in Western Australia's Goldfields region.

EPA Approves WA Uranium Mine
Environment
Tuesday August 16 2016

EPA Approves WA Uranium Mine

Plans to develop a uranium mine in Western Australia's eastern Goldfields region have been given the green light by the state's Environmental Protection Authority.

Queensland to Ban Uranium Mining
Mining
Monday March 16 2015

Queensland to Ban Uranium Mining

The reintroduction of a ban on uranium mining in Queensland will stifle jobs growth in the state's northwest, the resources sector says.

South Australia Govt Backs Uranium Mining
Mining
Tuesday February 24 2015

South Australia Govt Backs Uranium Mining

South Australia's royal commission into the role of nuclear power should investigate the costs of uranium mining, conservationists say.

Uranium Prices Set to Surge Long-term
Energy
Wednesday September 24 2014

Uranium Prices Set to Surge Long-term

As the NSW government encourages exploration of the state's uranium reserves, analysts point out that the long-term outlook for prices remains rosy despite the post-Fukushima plunge....

BHP Bets on Uranium Leaching at Olympic Dam
Mining
Tuesday September 16 2014

BHP Bets on Uranium Leaching at Olympic Dam

BHP Billiton is engaging in further development of the heap leach process in order to improve the odds of success for its Olympic Dam expansion.

Mary Kathleen Uranium Mine to Reopen
Mining
Saturday August 2 2014

Mary Kathleen Uranium Mine to Reopen

Queensland's last productive uranium mine will be re-opened under a plan to resume mining the resource in the state.