Glencore records 'modest' cobalt production boost

Glencore records 'modest' cobalt production boost

The company lowered its guidance for the second half of this year for zinc

Plant

30 JULY 2021
First Cobalt extracts metals from black mass

First Cobalt extracts metals from black mass

Company is undertaking leaching tests on black mass

Plant

23 JULY 2021
How is the mining industry heeding the ESG call?

How is the mining industry heeding the ESG call?

Miners can leverage their energy demand to extend power to undersupplied areas

Sustainability

20 JULY 2021
FREYR gives nod to Norway battery plant

FREYR gives nod to Norway battery plant

The company plans for the plant to reach a capacity of up to 35 GWh

Plant

19 JULY 2021
Jervois gives go-ahead for Idaho cobalt operation

Jervois gives go-ahead for Idaho cobalt operation

ICO will be the first US cobalt mine in generations

Development

06 JULY 2021
Mutanda to re-start by year end, says Glencore

Mutanda to re-start by year end, says Glencore

The DRC's new mines minister, met with representatives from the Swiss company on Monday

Development

22 JUNE 2021
Circulor raises $14M in funding

Circulor raises $14M in funding

Platform assigns a digital identity to commodities

China's BYD joins top-ranked EV battery makers: Benchmark

China's BYD joins top-ranked EV battery makers: Benchmark

BYD joins the top ranking as it has officially began to distribute its cells to other OEMs

Innovation

27 MAY 2021
Glencore pilots cobalt blockchain traceability solution

Glencore pilots cobalt blockchain traceability solution

The pilot of the ReISource solution will launch this year

How to clean up artisanal mining?

How to clean up artisanal mining?

Governments need to install legal frameworks that remove barriers to formalisation

Development

18 MAY 2021
First Cobalt awards sulphate crystalliser contract

First Cobalt awards sulphate crystalliser contract

Crystalliser will produce cobalt sulphate

Plant

17 MAY 2021
Ramp-up puts Glencore's KCC on track

Ramp-up puts Glencore's KCC on track

Company committed to KCC and Mutanda in DRC

Development

17 MAY 2021