Vanadium Mining News

Delrey expands portfolio with BC vanadium properties

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.

Bushveld Minerals fined for breaching AIM’s listing rules

The violations were the result of the South African miner failing to meet its regulatory obligations in relation to its undertaking to pay an exclusivity fee to the sellers of Vametco.

Vanadium's electric future hobbled by its industrial past

Supply scarcity and the resulting price volatility are the two biggest hurdles to vanadium's potential bright electric future.

Vancouver miner buys cobalt-vanadium-uranium project in Saskatchewan

Searchlight Resources wants to take advantage of the increased interest in battery technology.

92 Resources acquires Silver Sands vanadium project in BC

The company says it acquired the property because of increasing demand for vanadium, and in particular vanadium-redox flow batteries.

First Vanadium moves Carlin toward updated resource

In the last year, vanadium has out-performed all other metals, it’s just kind of the right time and right place for the right project.

Go Cobalt to earn 100% interest in vanadium mine in Quebec

Barachois is a sedimentary hosted vanadium-selenium-silver-lead-zinc prospect that covers 1,801 hectares.

First Vanadium expands Carlin, Nevada vanadium deposit

The Carlin Vanadium deposit is considered the largest, highest grade primary vanadium deposit in North America.

Spearmint kicks off operations on vanadium prospects in Quebec

The Chibougamau project is comprised of four separate claim blocks near Lac Chibougamau in the northern region of the French-speaking province.

Largo to expand vanadium mine in Brazil

The Maracás Menchen mine has a take-or-pay off-take agreement with Glencore for 100% of its vanadium material.

Mining veteran wants to build a $1B battery metals giant

TechMet Ltd., which controls just a handful of assets from Canada to Rwanda wants to help challenge China’s domination of the nascent industry.

Western Uranium & Vanadium to re-open the Sunday Mine Complex

The complex extends for 3,748 hectares and consists of five individual mines currently in Temporary Cessation.

Vanadium price leaps to near-record high

New rebar standards in China and spiking demand from green energy storage sector pushes vanadium up 550% in two years.

Rocketing vanadium price primed for 'Elon Musk moment'

"To build a gigafactory of vanadium flow batteries, companies will need to own a mine or lease the fully recyclable vanadium" – Simon Moores.

Canada’s Maxtech Ventures to expand footprint in Brazil with manganese JV

The Vancouver-based miner said it has signed a non-exclusive letter of interest to form a JV with an undisclosed local company on claims where manganese mineralization has been proven.

Why battery miners are swarming Europe’s biggest rock collection

Being home to Europe’s biggest rock collection has finally come in handy for Sweden

Canadian miner looks for vanadium in its own backyard

Vanadium prices have risen by 300 per cent since 2017.

Almost half of deadly mine accidents in South Africa happened at Sibanye-Stillwater sites: Minister

Gwede Mantashe said that 20 out of 45 mining deaths reported since the start of 2018 have taken place at Sibanye-Stillwater’s mining sites.

It was a great first quarter for battery material financings

Lithium, copper and nickel.

Vanadium batteries need Elon Musk moment to kick-start market

Vanadium needs a big player in the global battery market to get behind the metal to share center stage with other energy-storage components such as lithium.

This electric metal gem is up 55% in 2018 and investors have hardly noticed

After BMO's star analyst published bullish research notes on vanadium in January (2018), the price of vanadium pentoxide (v2o5) went up another 55%.

How vanadium-coated smart glass saves energy

Smart glass windows made with vanadium are capable of saving more energy by stopping thermal radiation from escaping, scientists say.

Energy Fuels wins approval to expand uranium, vanadium mines in Utah

The BLM also allows the expansion of the Daneros uranium mine if it implements additional emission controls.

Vancouver company obtains positive results in process of extracting metals from petcoke

MGX Minerals will proceed with its previously announced partnership with Highbury Energy.

MGX eyeing lithium brine assets in Chile

Without changing the way it operates, the Canadian miner now wants to set foot in the world’s second lithium producing country.