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.
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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.
Supply scarcity and the resulting price volatility are the two biggest hurdles to vanadium's potential bright electric future.
Searchlight Resources wants to take advantage of the increased interest in battery technology.
The company says it acquired the property because of increasing demand for vanadium, and in particular vanadium-redox flow batteries.
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.
Barachois is a sedimentary hosted vanadium-selenium-silver-lead-zinc prospect that covers 1,801 hectares.
The Carlin Vanadium deposit is considered the largest, highest grade primary vanadium deposit in North America.
The Chibougamau project is comprised of four separate claim blocks near Lac Chibougamau in the northern region of the French-speaking province.
The Maracás Menchen mine has a take-or-pay off-take agreement with Glencore for 100% of its vanadium material.
TechMet Ltd., which controls just a handful of assets from Canada to Rwanda wants to help challenge China’s domination of the nascent industry.
The complex extends for 3,748 hectares and consists of five individual mines currently in Temporary Cessation.
New rebar standards in China and spiking demand from green energy storage sector pushes vanadium up 550% in two years.
"To build a gigafactory of vanadium flow batteries, companies will need to own a mine or lease the fully recyclable vanadium" – Simon Moores.
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.
Being home to Europe’s biggest rock collection has finally come in handy for Sweden
Vanadium prices have risen by 300 per cent since 2017.
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.
Lithium, copper and nickel.
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.
After BMO's star analyst published bullish research notes on vanadium in January (2018), the price of vanadium pentoxide (v2o5) went up another 55%.
Smart glass windows made with vanadium are capable of saving more energy by stopping thermal radiation from escaping, scientists say.
The BLM also allows the expansion of the Daneros uranium mine if it implements additional emission controls.
MGX Minerals will proceed with its previously announced partnership with Highbury Energy.
Without changing the way it operates, the Canadian miner now wants to set foot in the world’s second lithium producing country.