Uranerz Energy Corp was incorporated under the laws of the State of Nevada on May 26, 1999. On July 5, 2005, it changed its name from Carleton Ventures Corp. to Uranerz Energy Corporation. The Company is an exploration stage company engaged in the acquisition, exploration and, if warranted, development of uranium properties. It is a United States based uranium company focused on constructing an in-situ recovery uranium facility. ISR is a mining process that uses a leaching solution to extract uranium from underground sandstone-hosted uranium deposits, it is the generally accepted extraction technology used in the Powder River Basin area of Wyoming. It is principally focused on the exploitation of its properties in the Powder River Basin. The commercial use of uranium is to fuel nuclear power plants for the generation of electricity. All the uranium produced from its mines will be used to generate electricity. The Company competes with other mining and exploration companies in connection with the acquisition of uranium mineral properties and the equipment, materials and personnel necessary to explore and develop such properties. Its exploration and production activities are subject to certain federal and state laws and regulations relating to environmental quality and pollution control.