Nouveau Monde plans all-electric fleet for Matawinie

Nouveau Monde plans all-electric fleet for Matawinie

Company is seeking the best zero emission equipment for heavy-duty operations.

Fleet

24 NOVEMBER 2020
Quebec funds battery mineral traceability project

Quebec funds battery mineral traceability project

Artificial intelligence and big data will be used to track the graphite supply chain.

Supply chain management

18 NOVEMBER 2020
Talga wins US$1.69M UK grant for anode refinery study

Talga wins US$1.69M UK grant for anode refinery study

The UK hopes to achieve commercialisation of an electrified supply chain.

Plant

06 NOVEMBER 2020
LKAB, Talga partner on Vittangi graphite mine

LKAB, Talga partner on Vittangi graphite mine

Talga plans to establish a European supply of emission anode materials for lithium-ion batteries

Development

04 NOVEMBER 2020
Nouveau Monde nears commercial-scale pilot production

Nouveau Monde nears commercial-scale pilot production

Commercial-scale purification modules to be constructed within Olin's Bécancour facility in Quebec.

Chemicals / Reagents

28 OCTOBER 2020
MRC completes PFS for Norway anode plant

MRC completes PFS for Norway anode plant

Concentrate production is estimated to ramp up from 14,200 t/yr in 2025 to 45,000 t/yr in 2026.

Chemicals / Reagents

21 SEPTEMBER 2020
Epsilon Carbon launches battery graphite project

Epsilon Carbon launches battery graphite project

Epsilon Advanced Materials has been launched to target the lithium-ion battery market.

Investment

24 AUGUST 2020
Elkem plans battery graphite plant in Norway

Elkem plans battery graphite plant in Norway

The company expects strong demand for specialised battery products with a green footprint.

Investment

20 AUGUST 2020
Westwater reports spherical graphite results

Westwater reports spherical graphite results

Westwater now plans to take the product to market.

Plant

10 JULY 2020
Magnis flags quality graphite without chemicals

Magnis flags quality graphite without chemicals

Nachu can produce high-purity graphite without chemical or thermal purification.

Chemicals / Reagents

29 JUNE 2020
SRG secures 90% offtake for Lola production

SRG secures 90% offtake for Lola production

Deal means 90% of output is sold

Inner Mongolia graphite project gets underway

Inner Mongolia graphite project gets underway

The mine's output could help reduce China's reliance on graphite imports.

Exploration

11 JUNE 2020