Sector Expert: Thomas Drolet

Drolet & Associates Energy Services, Inc. , International Montoro Resources

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Thomas Drolet is the principal of Drolet & Associates Energy Services Inc. He has had a 44-year career in many phases of energy—nuclear, coal, natural gas, geothermal and distributed generation, with expertise in commercial aspects, research and development, engineering, operations and consulting. He earned a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from Royal Military College of Canada, a Master of Science degree in nuclear technology/chemical engineering and a DIC from Imperial College, University of London, England. He spent 26 years with North America's largest nuclear utility, Ontario Hydro, in various nuclear engineering, research and operations functions.



Recent Interviews

Thomas Drolet Warns of a Coming Grand Canyon of Uranium Supply Deficit and Shares Three Ways to Profit by It (9/15/15)
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A Grand Canyon of supply deficit is opening up in the uranium markets, with 66 nuclear reactors under construction globally and more restarting in Japan. As Russia and China shore up their supply chains in Kazakhstan and elsewhere, the rest of the world could be scrambling for new sources to keep the lights on. In this interview with The Energy Report, Thomas Drolet, head of Drolet & Associates Energy Services, illuminates junior companies in the Athabasca Basin, southern Alberta and South America that could be strategic sources for countries shoring up domestic supply and for majors that need replacement resources.

Reactors Restart Uranium Mines: Thomas Drolet (12/2/14)
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Thomas Drolet has decades of experience in capitalizing on the movement of international energy markets. The chief of Drolet & Associates Energy Services is not sanguine about the long-term potential of fracking, but in this interview with The Mining Report, he tells us why now is a great time to reinvest in the uranium space.

Finding Gold Dollars in Nevada: Thomas Drolet (11/19/14)
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Patience is the key to a golden future for both investors and miners. Thomas Drolet of Drolet & Associates Energy Services Inc. is an energy expert who is also an avid gold investor. He typically visits the mines in which he has a stake and talks turkey with managers. He has found a sweet spot for gold in his basic portfolio—and he shares a few of his favorites with The Gold Report.

Recent Quotes

"URE is solidifying its book for the next six years at a cost that is roughly half of its average sale price."

The Mining Report Interview with Thomas Drolet (12/2/14)
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"ZC helps its firms access other capital sources."

The Mining Report Interview with Thomas Drolet (12/2/14)
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"I am impressed by PGLC's play at the south end of the Carlin Trend."

The Gold Report Interview with Thomas Drolet (11/19/14)
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"I am very high on Nevada and the Carlin Trend of gold mines operated by juniors such as RPM."

The Mining Report Interview with Thomas Drolet (11/19/14)
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"TEN's value is enhanced by its potential royalty stream."

The Gold Report Interview with Thomas Drolet (11/19/14)
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"CPT is a well managed company with a great property at Vista."

The Mining Report Interview with Thomas Drolet (12/3/13)
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"Of note is SYH, which has properties in the Patterson Lake South area and is part of the Western Athabasca Syndicate."

The Mining Report Interview with Thomas Drolet (12/3/13)
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"ZC has an interesting business model; it scours various countries for investments and nurtures a stable of companies."

The Mining Report Interview with Thomas Drolet (12/3/13)
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