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Uranium firms build reserves in anticipation of global market growth


  • Breaking Energy

Some uranium companies have been building reserves in anticipation of growing demand. "Nuclear energy is a growth industry when you look at the number of reactors that are existing, under construction… Read More

ACC: CAB up by 0.2% this month


  • Chemical Week (subscription required)
  • ValueWalk

The American Chemistry Council's Chemical Activity Barometer increased by 0.2% this month on a three-month moving average basis. During November, production was flat while equity prices were up and in… Read More

Ethanol leaders react to EPA decision on RFS


  • DTN/The Progressive Farmer

The Environmental Protection Agency's decision to delay announcing a 2014 final Renewable Fuel Standard gives the agency time to fix flaws in the proposed version of the rule, but it leaves a great de… Read More