The miner is collaborating with the Constance Lake First Nation to incorporate traditional knowledge into the assessments.
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Officials said their companies are charging ahead with a flurry of new electric vehicle models, citing rising regulatory requirements globally.
The legislation would grant automakers a $7,000 tax credit for an additional 400,000 vehicles after they reach the 200,000 vehicle cap.
The company has entered its second binding offtake agreement in two weeks, contracting to sell 10,000 tonnes of large and jumbo flake graphite concentrate to a private company in China.
The company has arranged a private placement with Pallinghurst Graphite that will raise C$10.3m for continued work on the Matawinie graphite project in Quebec.
Europe has a dedicated €600 million stream of projects on raw materials. A lot of it is about innovation in the technologies used in mines.
Recent exploration in Southern Madagascar has identified the Ampanihy structure zone as what could soon become a global hub of battery-suitable graphite.
The plan puts emphasis on emphasis on agritech, aerospace, defense, renewable energy and telecommunications.
Capital investment in the mining sector has declined each year since 2012, with investment intentions for 2018 in line with this trend.
Scientists took what they call a "first step" toward creating ultrasensitive biosensors to detect the disorders that cause affections such as Alzheimer's disease.
Field Analytical Services and Testing (FAST), is launching in North America and Australia.
Canada's mining sector is going through dramatic change, but the industry remains bullish on growth, and miners increasingly believe innovation and advances in technology will reshape the industry.
ZEN Graphene Solutions and UBC-O join forces in innovative project.
Improving battery technologies will mean that even long-haul trucks could be economically electrified during the second half of the next decade.
The increase would mean integrating an initial production rate of approximately 25,000 tonnes per year into its development plans.
Benchmark's MD Simon Moore told the Senate Committee on energy that 70 battery megafactories are in global production – up from 17 .
And that's all the way to 2050.
The global share of zero-carbon electricity generation is set to increase from 38 percent last year to 63 percent by 2040.
Carbon products are widely used in sectors such as metallurgy, chemicals, aviation and renewable energy.
Dan Weir, executive chairman of DNI Metals, speaks about the progress his company has made with its graphite project in Madagascar, as well as developments with its Alberta project.
Uncertainty around future battery technologies and chemistries mean that 'future-proof' recycling technologies need to be developed.
The after tax NPV at an 8% discount is now $198 million.
At 17.9% graphitic carbon, the Lac Gueret deposit is likely one of the highest grade graphite deposits in the world.
The global energy-storage market will surge to a cumulative 942 gigawatts by 2040.
As electric vehicles slowly become a bigger part of the global fleet, questions about mileage and fuel efficiency are going to become more apposite.