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Vale rolls out 72-tonne battery-powered trucks

Vale rolls out 72-tonne battery-powered trucks

The batteries can facilitate more than a day of operations

Innovation

19 AUG 2022
SQM

SQM's income soars on strong lithium prices

"It seems likely that prices will remain relatively stable during the remainder of 2022," SQM said

US rare earths hopeful in equity raising

US rare earths hopeful in equity raising

Company believes its two key projects have potential to host USA's largest deposits

Capital markets

18 AUG 2022
MHP the future for Giga Metals

MHP the future for Giga Metals

Aim to make what cathode producers want

Leader Interviews

16 AUG 2022
Magna to buy Lonmin Canada

Magna to buy Lonmin Canada

Potential synergies with Shakespeare

S&P lifts Glencore

S&P lifts Glencore's outlook from stable to positive

"In our view, Glencore has the most comprehensive financial policy of its peer group," it said

Deals/Finance

16 AUG 2022
Niger takes 20% stake in Global Atomic

Niger takes 20% stake in Global Atomic's Dasa

The government has taken an additional 10% interest on top of the 10% it is obliged to

Feasibility

15 AUG 2022
CATL lines up second European battery plant

CATL lines up second European battery plant

The project will be CATL's second in European after its German plant

Deals/Finance

15 AUG 2022
5E Advanced Materials secures US$60mn

5E Advanced Materials secures US$60mn

Plans to start small-scale boron plant

Cobalt blues could be a warning for lithium

Cobalt blues could be a warning for lithium

Prices have diverged as cobalt prices fall and lithium holds, for now

enCore clears Dewey Burdock legal hurdle

enCore clears Dewey Burdock legal hurdle

A prior challenged decision by the US NRC was deemed lawful

Western Australia

Western Australia's nickel Game of Thrones

A gathering of nickel kings in Westeros Australia

Events Coverage

11 AUG 2022
US in $675 million critical materials supply chain move

US in $675 million critical materials supply chain move

Aims to address "vulnerabilities"

Base metals

10 AUG 2022
London

London's Alkemy plans Pilbara lithium plant

Australian first plant could be built at Port Hedland

Feasibility

10 AUG 2022
Denison, UEC bidding war for UEX heats up

Denison, UEC bidding war for UEX heats up

A last minute Denison bid caused a UEX shareholder vote to be suspended