The company has received assay results for the final 24 holes of the winter drill program at its West Bear cobalt-nickel property.
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The world's largest miner has revised up expectations for electric vehicle sales and market penetration, but warns the electrification of the transport sector will proceed only as fast as the development of charging infrastructure does.
The LME nickel market was last week gripped by the most acute tightness in a decade.
Terrapure Environmental and Vale Canada's sustainable method for managing biosolids during winter months was recognized by the Environmental Leader, a Colorado-based publication.
Based on March electric car registrations in over 80 countries Tesla deployed more battery power than its four largest rivals combined.
The biggest mining companies say they are well positioned to provide the metals needed for the shift to EV technology.
The mining industry is undergoing a huge technology shift, so it is inevitable that its workforce needs to change.
Volkswagen will invest almost 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) in battery cell production at a facility in western Germany.
According to the company, initial planning for the resumption of operations at Ravensthorpe has begun.
But tin, nickel miners and aluminum manufacturers should worry more.
Noront owns or has interests in several projects in Ontario’s Ring of Fire.
Indonesia plans to open up more sectors to foreign investors and reboot its stringent labor laws to become a regional manufacturing powerhouse rivaling Germany and South Korea.
The new legislation goes further than ever before, looking at not only the domestic mineral resources but the supply chains that refine the raw materials for electric vehicles.
Base metals have had a shaky start to 2019, with a cautious Q1 advance giving way to an April drop on uncertainty about the global economy.
The new offering comes five years after a similar product fizzled on the Singapore Exchange (SGX).
Coalition has gone to court challenging a Trump administration’s decision that opened the door to Twin Metals’ copper, nickel and platinum project in a wilderness area of Minnesota.
Australian Mines aims to produce 53,300 tonnes of nickel sulphate and 8,500 of cobalt sulphate a year, making it a sizeable producer of the materials used in lithium batteries for electric vehicles.
The World Bank is targeting a total investment of $50 million, to be deployed over a 5-year timeframe.
The interest from the Chinese company underscores the massive appetite for minerals used to make electric vehicle batteries.
Global demand for strategic minerals like lithium, graphite and nickel will skyrocket by 965%, 383% and 108% respectively by 2050, according to the World Bank’s updated 2018 projections.
But with demand for lithium set to boom from above 300,000 tons a year to a million tons by 2025, mining companies need to grow fast and they prefer to do so in jurisdictions they know well.
Industrial metal markets are taking a breather as they await tangible evidence that China's latest stimulus package is feeding through to a flagging manufacturing sector.
Canada’s biggest investor on the island -- now a penny stock, with its shares down more than 50% so far this year -- is feeling the pinch of Cuba’s dire economic straits.
Glencore cut its full-year copper-output goal by about 3% and lowered production targets for other commodities from nickel to oil.
Recent drill results include 3.22 g/t platinum, 2.08 g/t palladium, 0.23 g/t gold, 0.57% copper and 0.19% nickel over 41.2 m.