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Canadian uranium company determined to mine in W.A.

Senator Ludlam said that this week’s bid to win approval was “particularly provocative” because it involved a Canadian-Japanese venture proposing to mine uranium while a nuclear plant in Japan was smouldering.

Cameco uranium push goes on * Andrew Burrell *  The Australian * March 31, 2011 CANADIAN uranium giant Cameco is pushing ahead with plans to win government approvals for its Kintyre uranium project in Western Australia despite opposition from the Greens and doubts over long-term demand for the fuel since Japan’s nuclear crisis. Continue reading

March 31, 2011 Posted by | politics, Western Australia | Leave a comment