GRAPHITE Mining News

How to position your portfolio for the coming gold upturn: Alphatox's Etienne Moshevich

In this interview with The Gold Report, Moshevich discusses 11 gold, manganese and graphite companies with management teams that have the skills to ride the wave to create shareholder value.

Gareth Hatch: New REE export rules inside China level the international playing field

The era of rare earth elements export quotas and tariffs in China will soon be over and that could ultimately mean a new era of higher prices for REEs inside China, says Gareth Hatch, founding principal of Technology Metals Research and president of Innovation Metals Corp.

Apple puts batteries at the centre of its EV masterplan

Law suit exposes Apple's electric vehicle ambitions; Supply chain excellence key to company cutting battery costs and increasing volume for secret EV plan, Project Titan

Lithium, cobalt, graphite tipping point expected in two years: Simon Moores

Much bigger batteries will be needed.

Chris Berry identifies commodity companies with the disruptive advantage

Game-changing disruptive technologies or sustainable end-user agreements are what companies need to succeed and he shares some likely names in the cobalt, lithium, nickel, graphite—even uranium—spaces in this interview with The Mining Report.

Aussie toe cutters girding companies for the long haul

In Australia, when companies want to cut costs, they hire what are known as "toe cutters." These managers root out inefficiency and drive profitability.

Best of the best: The most popular thoughts from 2014

Some of the most popular experts featured during the year and some thoughts you might want to consider as you prepare for 2015.

Gold and silver dominate November financings

Story developed using data from Mining Intelligence. Learn more and schedule a demo. Toronto and venture exchange companies raised $309M last month compared to $519M a year ago. The largest financing was SolGold at $80.5 million followed by […]

Has China reached peak graphite?

New data from Benchmark Mineral Intelligence shows China’s share of global natural graphite output in 2014 falls to mid-1990 levels.

Credit Suisse analyst Michael Slifirski: new non-Chinese graphite and vanadium supply could create new demand

More may really be better for end users and mining companies when it comes to graphite.

Inside Australia's graphite boom

2014 has seen graphite stocks in Australia take-off with the value of ASX-listed companies topping $1bn

Why the debate over energy storage utterly misses the point

Many technologies have been tested in the field or been fully installed, but their real-world applications have created constant questions around a number of fixed themes: the three-points concern cost, technology, and potential environmental impact, as well as the need for specific regulation and end-of-life management.

Nissan Leaf boasts 300 KM range for its upcoming 2016 model

Still not as great as the current Model S.

Canaccord's Luke Smith: Five Aussie companies with cash flows, low costs and MOUs

Now more than ever, only select mining companies are attracting investors.

Canadian firms slow to embrace ‘Internet of Things’

Data-driven efficiency innovations showcased at Grow Conference in Whistler.

Mexican mining company lied on spill: government

Authorities said Grupo Mexico lied about a spill of 40,000 cubic meters of acids and heavy metals that contaminated two rivers and a dam in the northern state of Sonora.

America's first oil sands producer and other natural resources surprises: Peter Epstein

Who stands to capture the graphite market?

INFOGRAPHIC: Inside Tesla's $5 Billion Gigafactory

Plant means jobs for 6,500 people.

China opens up to foreign investment in graphite, rare earths

An update to an administrative document in China will widen the access available to foreign investors in certain industries, including graphite and rare earths.

INFOGRAPHIC: Tesla builds largest charging station network

Superchargers replenish half a charge in as little as 20 minutes.

Graphite, lithium and REEs vital to hot Tech: Moreno

Metals, minerals play critical roles in smartphones, electric vehicles.

Tesla Gigafactory could be boon for graphite, lithium, cobalt: Simon Moores

Tesla has dubbed its $5-billion pet project, the "Gigafactory," and it could be up and running by 2017, prompting the need for battery-grade materials like graphite, lithium and cobalt.

Tesla’s Gigafactory: Needs 6 new graphite mines, but where will cobalt be sourced?

The electric motor company's plans to double the globe's battery output will up graphite demand 152%, but sourcing cobalt outside the Congo could prove difficult.

Tesla’s Gigafactory Could Power Up Lithium and Graphite Producers

The correction in the lithium ETF may be an opportunity for long-term believers in the electrification of automobiles.