This infographic covers the history of uranium, its properties, the supply and demand forecasts, the advantages and disadvantages of nuclear power, uranium as an energy source, and military applications.
The above are excerpts from an infographic*”
- by Jeff Desjardins (VisualCapitalist.com) entitled Uranium: The Metal of Tomorrow
- presented by Kivalliq Energy Corporation (TSXV:KIV)
- courtesy of Lorimer Wilson, editor of www.munKNEE.com (Your Key to Making Money!), www.FinancialArticleSummariesToday.com (A site for sore eyes and inquisitive minds) and the FREE Market Intelligence Report newsletter (register here; sample here).
*http://www.visualcapitalist.com/uranium-metal-of-tomorrow/ (Copyright © 2014 Visual Capitalist | All rights reserved.)
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