Lithium Australia gets European patent

Lithium Australia gets European patent

Fine-grained metal oxide and nanomaterials are traditionally difficult and expensive to produce.

Plant

22 JANUARY 2021
Nano One to demo lithium technology in Chile

Nano One to demo lithium technology in Chile

One Pot avoids the need for lithium hydroxide and the cost and effort of further processing.

Chemicals / Reagents

21 JANUARY 2021
US DoE awards US$50M for critical minerals research

US DoE awards US$50M for critical minerals research

The US wants to reduce its dependence on imported critical materials.

Innovation

21 JANUARY 2021
UK creates first domestic lithium carbonate

UK creates first domestic lithium carbonate

Europe currently lacks any lithium production

Plant

18 JANUARY 2021
Vulcan Zero Carbon project PFS shows 'robust economics'

Vulcan Zero Carbon project PFS shows 'robust economics'

Zero Carbon lithium project in German has well demonstrated its potential.

Sustainability

15 JANUARY 2021
Argosy targets Europe with ERMA membership

Argosy targets Europe with ERMA membership

Argosy has a production target of 10,000 t/yr for Rincon.

Supply chain management

08 JANUARY 2021
Frontier Lithium starts Falconbridge pilot plant

Frontier Lithium starts Falconbridge pilot plant

Junior miner collaborated with Glencore's XPS for Canadian facility.

Sustainability

08 JANUARY 2021
Albemarle to double Silver Peak lithium production

Albemarle to double Silver Peak lithium production

Aim to increase supply to domestic market.

Supply chain management

08 JANUARY 2021
Enertopia goes solar for mining

Enertopia goes solar for mining

Company has retained technology's inventor as a consultant and may start a JV with him.

Innovation

15 DECEMBER 2020
Britishvolt choses site for UK's first battery gigafactory

Britishvolt choses site for UK's first battery gigafactory

Start-up scheduled for the end of 2023.

Investment

15 DECEMBER 2020
FREYR and Glencore partner on battery materials supply

FREYR and Glencore partner on battery materials supply

The agreement covers blockchain technology and cobalt traceability schemes.

Supply chain management

11 DECEMBER 2020
Cypress considers chloride leaching for Clayton Valley lithium

Cypress considers chloride leaching for Clayton Valley lithium

Decision to look at chloride leaching for lithium extraction follows from recent test results.

Chemicals / Reagents

04 DECEMBER 2020