An injection of A$5 billion to A$13 billion in workforce capability will be needed over the next decade.
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The global tin market is expected to move into a surplus of 500 tonnes this year from a 7,500-tonne deficit in 2018.
More than 50 EV stations will be located along the Trans-Canada highway from Nova Scotia to British Columbia.
Improving battery technologies will mean that even long-haul trucks could be economically electrified during the second half of the next decade.
Was it another false dawn for the nickel market?
The company, which produces lithium in Argentina, posted net income of $25.9 million, or 18 cents per share.
According to the industry group, such reform would encourage additional investment in capital and technology.
Is the LME trying to create a reputational green wash that allows it to say its members source responsibly because they tick some boxes?
Output of cobalt rose 43.8 percent to 106,439 tonnes, while gold production increased by 22.6 percent to 28,539 kg.
This deal gives Beijing a second chance in Bolivia after Xinjiang TBEA beat six rivals to partner with Bolivia on Coipasa and Pastos Grandes.
Coal became the number one export earner in 2018.
Carmakers may have to consider investing directly in cobalt mines in order to secure supply over the next three to five years, according to ord Motor Co. senior manager for energy storage strategy and research Ted Miller.
Chile's development agency Corfo doesn't know whether the county we’ll ever make vehicles, but it would like to at least see battery parts produced locally.
Despite a clear growing demand for rare-earth metals, investors seem to still be wary about investing in rare-earth projects.
Avalon and Cheetah want to work together at the Nechalacho project near Yellowknife.
While lithium spot prices moved only one way in 2018, cobalt experienced more of a rollercoaster ride.
And that's all the way to 2050.
Company has signed a socio-economic agreement with the government of the Northwest Territories.
“sleepwalking into a tsunami of oversupply”
Indonesian officials targeting 20% EV production by 2025.
Mining companies now need to determine how to operate in a market that is characterized by rising stakeholder demands, a widening talent gap, as well as dwindling access to key inputs such as energy and water, says Deloitte in its latest annual report.
Sherritt owns 50% of the Moa joint venture, and at Ambatovy it is the operator and holder of a 12% interest.
"This partnership secures lithium supplies for us and breaks the Chinese monopoly" - Wolfgang Tiefensee economy minister of the German state of Thuringia, an automotive manufacturing hub.
If Cold War Presidents from Harry Truman to Ronald Reagan knew that the nation’s national defense rested on technologies coming from its former and current adversaries, they would surely be turning in their graves.
Chinese producers such as Ganfeng and General Lithium have new plants that have been commissioning since Q3'18 and are starting to hit their stride.