Millennial expects to submit its environmental impact assessment to the Argentinian government during 2019’s first quarter.
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The 18-month remediation plan includes a new online system to monitor SQM's extraction rates of both brine and fresh water from beneath the salt flat.
Societe Miniere de Bisunzu (SMB), has given 30 days notice to end its contract with ITSCI, a responsible supply chain initiative, citing the scheme's rising costs.
Global demand for lithium is expected to quadruple by 2025.
Cobalt 27 will put in about $9 million into a share of production at Mineral Resources and Jiangxi Ganfeng Lithium's Mount Marion lithium project in Western Australia.
China launched the crackdown on the rare earth sector in 2009, with authorities claiming that illegal activities drove down global prices and made it impossible to cover the huge environmental costs of production.
With metals ringing off the new year on a weak note, both price- and demand-wise, BMO Metals says the main questions for 2019 revolve around China and whether its government is doing enough to slow the country's economic contraction.
We probably have more rare earth deposits in Canada, or controlled by Canadian-listed juniors, than anywhere in the world.
The founder of the US private security company aims to raise as much as $500 million to invest in deposits of metals such as cobalt, lithium and copper.
Under the contract, Albemarle had agreed to provide as much as 25 percent of its annual production at a discount to companies seeking to produce battery metals within Chile.
In 2014, Barra listened to accounts of families who’d lost a member while driving in a General Motors Co. Chevrolet Cobalt that malfunctioned.
ERG recognises the urgent need for metal suppliers to commit to ensuring that cobalt is produced and sourced responsibly and sustainably and to support the efforts of its customers.
Low pricing achieved recently has been affected partly by soft market conditions in China, the Brisbane-based lithium miner said.
Kidman will supply 12,000 tonnes of lithium hydroxide a year to the diversified chemicals company for 10 years.
Largo expects to table a maiden resource at NAN in early 2019 after receiving all the assays from its latest program.
Uncertainty around future battery technologies and chemistries mean that 'future-proof' recycling technologies need to be developed.
Various international groups had expressed interest in exploring for lithium in Portugal, which is the world's sixth-largest lithium producer, and Europe's biggest.
The Canadian junior miner is taking advantage of a window of opportunity presented by a local drill company to complete two holes prior to the Christmas break.
The joint venture will allow the American lithium producer, the world’s No. 1, to expand its presence in Australia.
The company plans to move forward with the plan only once the feasibility study at its Zinnwald project is completed, in the second quarter of next year.
The partners expect to produce up to 40,000 tonnes of lithium hydroxide per year beginning in 2022.
Africa's No.2 copper producer plans to introduce new mining duties, replace Value Added Tax with sales tax and increase royalties to help bring down mounting debt.
The settlement unlocks payments by SQM that had been on ice during the dispute, and paves the way for development to get back on track
Experts agree that resources are the missing link in the climate debate.
The Star and Porcher vanadium properties cover a combined 67.4 sq. km in northwest B.C., near the small logging community of Oona River on Porcher Island.