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Trump Admin. to Release Proposals for Uranium Miners on Thursday

April 22, 2020, 5:58 PM

A report by a closely-watched White House task force established to find ways to revitalize the domestic uranium mining industry is being released Thursday, according to a notice on the Energy Dept’s website.

  • Nuclear Fuel Working Group’s report “outlines a strategy to restore American nuclear energy leadership,” agency says on website
  • Energy Sec. Dan Brouillette has said recommendations under consideration include uranium conversion in addition to the White House’s budget request to spend $150 million a year for 10 years for direct domestic uranium purchases to create a national uranium reserve

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