RIA Novosti: Russia to Triple Uranium Production in Next 2 Years ­ Rosatom

File Image of Artist's Rendition of Uranium Molecules and Soil against Background Vista, adapted from image energy.gov image attributed courtesy of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

NOVO-OGARYOVO, January 9 (RIA Novosti) ­ Russia will nearly triple its production of natural uranium in the next two years, the head of the country’s state-run nuclear corporation Rosatom said Thursday. Sergei Kiriyenko said at a meeting with President Vladimir Putin that Russia had in recent years been producing some 3,000-3,200 metric tons of uranium annually. “In 2015, we will […]

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