GRAPHITE Mining News

Rare earths and graphite— the critical factors for success: Gareth Hatch

Comparisons are useful in evaluating a company, but in the rare earth market, it's not as simple as a spreadsheet.

First Graphite identifies 7 km and 14 km long VTEM conductors on its Henry Graphite project

Identified through a helicopter-borne survey, the company reports having found 7 km and 14 km long VTEM conductors indicative of graphite mineralization.

Investments worth their weight in graphite: Glen Jones

Graphite is the "it" metal of the moment, but as an investment space it remains largely misunderstood.

Galaxy Graphite Corp. commences field work at SUN project, Quebec

The Phase 1 work program will consist of prospecting, mapping and sampling, and will be completed by early July, 2012.

Infographic: The lithium ion battery

Visualcapitalist has crafted an infographic on the Lithium Ion battery and how it will shape the future.

Focus Graphite to earn into Lara's Caninde Project in Brazil

Lara Exploration has signed an agreement with Focus Graphite Inc., whereby the later can earn up to a 60% interest in Lara's wholly-owned Canindé Graphite Project in Ceará State, northeast Brazil.

Will graphite go the way of rare earth?

Louis James, a mining investment strategist at Casey Research's office outside Seattle, first started to hear the odd question about graphite a year ago.

Straight talk from the Graphite Express

In early May, the Graphite Express Conference rolled in to Toronto for a date with investors looking to punch a ticket to big returns.

Trade halt issued for Focus Metals, graphite junior

Trading has been suspended for Focus Metals (CVE:FMS) pending a material announcement.

Bolero jumps on graphite trend

Proving there is still healthy demand for new graphite plays, new entrant Bolero Resources' share price nearly doubled after announcing it had secured some prospective graphite claims in northern Ontario.

Northern Graphite plans to open Ontario mine next year

If the timeline holds, Northern Graphite’s (TSXV:NGC) Bissett Creek Project will be one of the first graphite mines to open outside China since the 1990s.

Cambodia, once secret, is now open for business: Richard Stanger

Resource investors are always looking for the next untapped region and Richard Stanger thinks he has found it.

Tap profits in the growing graphite market: Simon Moores

Graphite is the Next Big Thing for resource investors, but as in any sector, due diligence is a prerequisite for success.

Standard Graphite options Quebec graphite claims

Standard Graphite Corp. (TSX VENTURE:SGH) (the "Company") is pleased to report that it has signed an option to acquire a 100% interest in 31 mining claims in Quebec.

China Carbon Graphite reports higher revenues, net income and fully diluted EPS for the year 2011

Said Donghai Yu, Chief Executive Officer of China Carbon: "For the year, our sales of these products rose 211 percent and 68 percent, respectively, and both products provided us with higher margins than our other business segment, graphite electrodes."

Zenyatta scream higher ahead of graphite discovery drilling results

Without any official news, Zenyatta Ventures shareprice skyrocketed almost 60%. Meanwhile it awaits results from drilling on a new graphite discovery.

Energy metals bonanza: Chris Berry

It's a great time to be invested in energy metals, says Chris Berry, president and founder of House Mountain Partners.

Riding the graphite bull

Chris Berry, founder of Mountain Partners asset management company, provided an interesting summary of the graphite space while speaking at the recent Graphite Express Conference in Vancouver.

Flinders financing set to fund restart of graphite mine in Sweden

Graphite has been a hot commodity of late and one Canadian junior looks to have capitalized on market sentiment through a proposed C$15 million financing.

Energizer Resources Confirms Jumbo Flake Graphite With +90% Purity; DRA Mineral Projects Makes Initial Equity Investment in Energizer

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 26, 2012) - Energizer Resources Inc. (TSX:EGZ)(OTCBB:ENZR)(FRANKFURT:YE5) ("Energizer" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has received positive initial metallurgical test results from its...

Uragold Signs Agreement for the Asbury Graphite Mine and the Canadian Graphite Property

Uragold Bay Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:UBR.V - News), Uragold is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement with a private vendor regarding the acquisition of 100% interest in two large flake graphite properties, the Asbury Graphite Mine and the Canadian Graphite property.

What's hot, what's not and loving volatility: Mickey Fulp sounds off at PDAC

MINING.com editor Andrew Topf sits down with mining analyst Mickey Fulp, who topped the site’s list of recommended mining bloggers and newsletter writers.

Graphite Partnership Established with Amseco Exploration

St-Georges Platinum and Base Metals Ltd. (CNSX:SX)(OTCQX:SXOOF)(BSE:85G)is pleased to announce that it teams up with Amseco Exploration Ltd. in order to acquire and explore more than 10,110 hectares in a district known to host multiple graphite occurrences these properties were acquired by the staking of crown lands and will result in no dilution to our shareholders.

Graphite and rare earth metals for the 21st Century: Jack Lifton

The list of once-obscure metals and minerals that are becoming "strategic" seems to be growing daily. However, population growth and rising living standards in developing countries are driving demand for most raw materials

Energizer Resources’ discovery of graphite and vanadium: agreement with DRA Mineral Projects to develop Green Giant in Madagascar

With confirmation of the discovery of two strategic minerals, vanadium and graphite, Energizer Resources says it "is now well positioned to move forward to mine development"