The Future of Canada's Uranium Mining Industry

CIM Bulletin, 1964

W. M. Gilchrist President, El dorado Mining on Refining Limited, Ottawa, Ont.

This paper gives an estimation of the future requirements of the western world in relation to energy resources. It then goes on to outline the role that atomic power - with its basic raw material, uranium - will play in supplying these energy requirements. Canada's position in t his picture is covered, and some interesting forecasts are made.
Keywords: Cost, Costs, Demand, electrical energy, fossil fuels, nuclear power, uranium, western world, Markets, Nuclear power, Plants, Power, Reactors, Requirements, uranium