The miner joined forces with international development organization Pact.
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The settlement unlocks payments by SQM that had been on ice during the dispute, and paves the way for development to get back on track
The violations were the result of the South African miner failing to meet its regulatory obligations in relation to its undertaking to pay an exclusivity fee to the sellers of Vametco.
The administration would end subsidies for electric cars. Under the existing program, buyers of electric vehicles get a federal tax credit.
At 17.9% graphitic carbon, the Lac Gueret deposit is likely one of the highest grade graphite deposits in the world.
The German carmaker is now committed to radical steps to stop global warming.
Production sharing agreements align the interests of the two partners because the risk now weighs more on the investor than on Gecamines.
It’ll be an important week for iron ore, which has been badly beaten up in November.
OK; half right.
Spot prices would be pushed down despite rapid demand growth from batteries for electric vehicles (EV) makers, the experts say.
Looking at its resources, Indonesia will become the main player in lithium batteries.
Carmakers seeking to boost sales of electric cars are struggling to get their hands on cobalt, a scarce but vital component in the production of batteries.
By 2030, 30% of all vehicles sold in B.C. will have to be EV or hybrid, and 100% by 2040.
The Vancouver junior mobilized a second drill rig and commenced drilling at two targets of its Bujagali mine.
Social desirability is important enough for consumers to ignore that battery-powered technology is currently more expensive than internal combustion engines.
It is already being called by some experts “the thickest high-grade copper intersection seen in years.”
Farewell Chevy Volt, we hardly knew ye.
Participating in this study opens the door for a potential new supply source through recycling electric motors from the transportation industry in the future.
By analyzing the age of known deposits, researchers get clues of where to find unexplored ones.
SQM said the previously announced delays were partly offset by high prices and 25% growth in demand in 2018 on sales to producers of electric vehicles.
That deal is expected to end years of wrangling over ownership rights to Grasberg, the world's second-biggest copper mine.
Mineral Resources shares spiked on the news, closing Thursday 26.6% higher at A$15.76.
About 500,000 electric vehicles (EVs) were sold globally in 2016, a figure that is expected to jump sevenfold by 2022 - U.S. Energy Information Administration
Analysis shows oil consumption growing in coming decades, due to rising petrochemicals, trucking and aviation demand but meeting this growth in the near term means that approvals of conventional oil projects need to double.
Mali joins lithium fray