I've just got home from the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference (#VRIC13). During my keynote speech, I discussed the importance of "crap detection" aka credibility assessment. As luck would have it, my Just for You from YouTube service has a nice piece by Penn Jillette on the matter. Here ar... (more) If you want exposure to the spot price of uranium, your best bet is the Uranium Participation Corporation (TSX:U) that trades in Canada on the Toronto Stock Exchange or TSX. Uranium Participation Corporation
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The two main inputs into the "oil recipe" are organic matter and temperature.
Organic matter is divided into types based on Quality of Organic Matter (algae, plankton, plants). The fancy word for temperature is Thermal Maturation.
Coal is formed at a wide range of temperatures. As thermal maturation increases, the rank of coal increases through lignite... (more)