Ucore Rare Metals reports that Senator Lisa Murkowski introduced a federal bill to address the current rare earth metals supply crisis in the US, and comments on Ucore’s Bokan-Dotson Ridge heavy rare earth project. Senator Murkowski’s Rare Earth Supply-Chain Technology and Resource Transformation (RESTART) Act of 2010 targets the reestablishment of a competitive domestic rare earth mining, processing and refining industry [...]
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JNR Resources & Altius Resources report the discovery of significant amounts of rare earth metals and uranium-thorium mineralization on their Topsails project. The project is a 50/50 alliance between the Companies that was established to explore for volcanic-hosted uranium deposits in a defined area of west-central Newfoundland near the former mining community of Buchans. For full details [...]
Quest Uranium Corporation reports its exploration efforts to include high-value Rare Earth Elements to the Company’s interest for search of new resources. Understanding the Rare Earth Metal Market – A Significant New Prospect Avenue The discovery of significant grades of rare earth metals in the George River belt, northeastern Quebec, has driven Quest to seek understanding of this new, highly-valuable [...]
Quest Uranium Corporation and Nebu Resources Inc. report extensive uranium mineralization from the Nanuk property, Quebec. In addition, an extensive uranium-mineralized boulder field defined over the DC zone (see Figure 2) returned in excess of 70 uraniferous boulders, 19 of which graded between 0.11% and 2.44% U3O8 (2.24 to 54.6 lbs/t). Anomalous radioactivity underlying the boulders is believed [...]