TITLE

Uranium Mining in Niger

PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Chain Reaction;Nov2013, Issue 119, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the uranium mining industry in Niger, Western Africa. It features nuclear energy company, Areva that has been mining in Niger since 1973 through its affiliates, Somair and Cominak. Topics discussed include the effects of ethnic and regional tensions on Areva's operations as well as its impact on health and the environment.
ACCESSION #
91831426

 

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