Uranium

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SUMMARIES URANIUM MINING IN AUSTRALIA

Summary of uranium mining in Australia

Summary uranium mining in Australia (PDF – lots of pics, some text, some links)

URANIUM CUSTOMER COUNTRIES

(nuclear weapons states, dictatorships etc)

Please follow this link: Uranium customer countries – China, Russia, India, etc

SAFEGUARDS AND SECURITY

Nuclear Safeguards

Nuclear security and Australia’s uranium exports

URANIUM ECONOMICS

Uranium market downturn (May 2016 article)

2013 report – ‘Yellowcake Fever – Exposing the Uranium Industry’s Economic Myths’ (PDF)

2013 article: Yellowcake Fever: The economic myths of the uranium export industry

2014 article in Nuclear Engineering International Magazine about the future of the uranium market

Timeline of the 2005-07 uranium price bubble and its aftermath

PARLIAMENTARY INQUIRIES

Senate References and Legislation Committee, October 2003, “Regulating the Ranger, Jabiluka, Beverley and Honeymoon uranium mines

Senate Select Committee on Uranium Mining and Milling, 1997, Uranium Mining and Milling in Australia

House of Representatives – Federal Standing Committee on Industry and Resources, ‘Australia’s uranium: Greenhouse friendly fuel for an energy hungry world‘, December 2006

SOUTH AUSTRALIA URANIUM ISSUES

Olympic Dam Uranium / Copper Mine

In-Situ Leach Uranium Mining (Beverley, Beverley-Four Mile, Honeymoon etc.)

Impacts of ‘trial’ uranium mining in SA (PDF)

WESTERN AUSTRALIA URANIUM ISSUES

Stop Toro Energy’s proposed Wiluna uranium mine in WA

WA uranium debate undermines ‘green tape’ propaganda

Uranium flashpoint in WA (2012 articles)

Stop Toro Energy’s plan to mine uranium at Wiluna in WA (Update Jan. 2018 – the project is nominally alive but with no realistic prospect of moving ahead in the foreseeable future.

NORTHERN TERRITORY URANIUM ISSUES

A History of Duress – Uranium Mining on Mirarr Land

Ranger uranium mine: 2012 report about Ranger 3 Deeps expansion plan (PDF)

Ranger Danger – 2014 ECNT report about Ranger uranium mine (PDF)

Rehabilitating Mirarr land: Uranium mining to end at Ranger?

Mirarr/Gundjehmi 2005 submission to federal Parliamentary Inquiry

QUEENSLAND URANIUM ISSUES

Queensland campaign against uranium mining (2013 article)

Opposing uranium mining in Brisbane, 1976–78 (Jessica Harrison)

NSW URANIUM ISSUES

2012 – Nuclear South Wales? Premier’s atomic ambitions face fierce opposition

VARIOUS OTHER AUSTRALIAN URANIUM ISSUES

Toro Energy promotes dangerous radiation junk science

Public opinion in Australia towards nuclear power and uranium mining

Famous moments in FoE history: exposing the uranium cartel in 1976

Impacts of nuclear power & uranium mining on water resources

Marcia Langton’s 2012/13 Boyer Lectures

Australian uranium miner Paladin goes bust ‒ so who cleans up its mess in Africa? (Nov 2017 article)

Detailed data – uranium mines/deposits in Australia – 2011 (PDF)

Critique of Switkowski Report – uranium mining section

EnergyScience Coalition Submission to the Australia 2020 Summit

Bike rides against uranium mining – 1970s (Peter Hayes)

URANIUM MINING INTERNATIONALLY

Uranium Mining in Niger

May 2017 report: The Global Uranium Industry & Cameco’s Troubled History (PDF) and detailed list of Cameco’s incidents and accidents (PDF)

Unviable economics of nuclear power catches up with Cameco

See the WISE Uranium website for heaps of information.

MORE INFORMATION

For more information, see the uranium section on the links page.