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Rio Tinto lithium find in California

Rio Tinto’s ‘eureka moment’ with Californian lithium find

Mining giant Rio Tinto has announced it is to launch a pilot project to produce battery-grade lithium from the tailings (waste rock)...
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Growing demand for battery metals in EU to increase pressure on...

The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), an independent body of the European Union set up in 2008 to encourage innovation...
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Glencore’s cobalt supply deal could leave electric vehicle makers short

Yesterday (7th October) Glencore announced it had agreed a deal to supply cobalt to Shenzen-listed Gem Co, a producer of battery metals. The...
Electric vehicles charging lithium batteries

Why the brakes are still on the European electric vehicle industry

This article was originally published on the finnCap Group blog. finnCap Group is a leading financial adviser and broker to small- and mid-cap,...
IronRidge Resources - Photo from Ewoyaa West trenching looking north-west towards Ewoyaa village in the background

IronRidge Resources uncovers broader lithium pegmatite mineralisation in Ghana

Significant trenching intersections found  and extensive drill programme announced for Ewoyaa West Target - Cape Coast Lithium Portfolio, Ghana

Volkswagen & Goldman Sachs lead $1bn investment in battery maker Northvolt

Europe appears to be making up some of the time lost in building a homegrown battery maker to rival what Tesla and...
Charging Tesla car battery

Tesla about to drive into the mining industry?

Elon Musk announced at Tesla’s annual shareholder meeting yesterday that in order to secure adequate supplies of batteries for future expansion of...
IronRidge Resources Ghana

Ironridge reports ‘exceptional’ metallurgical results at Ewoyaa lithium project in Ghana

We’ve been following IronRidge Resources for a while now, whilst their diverse portfolio of projects across gold, lithium, bauxite and iron ore...
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Electric vehicles: Forecast to make up 57% of sales by 2040

BloombergNEF has published a forecast of electric vehicle sales over the next two decades to 2040. Their long-term forecast consulted specialists around...
Charging Tesla car battery

Are we facing a shortage of battery metals?

A recent announcement from Tesla made headlines around the world, and for once it wasn’t about a new car, or the ego...

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