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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.