DOE backs Cypress' lithium research plans

DOE backs Cypress' lithium research plans

Cypress is developing lithium adsorption and carbonate synthesis projects.

Innovation

24 SEPTEMBER 2020
Freeport-McMoRan commits to Copper Mark

Freeport-McMoRan commits to Copper Mark

FCX has started the assessment process for six of its operating sites.

Supply chain management

22 SEPTEMBER 2020
DOE backs REE recovery from coal waste

DOE backs REE recovery from coal waste

Pilot plant would be capable of producing up to 3t of rare earth oxides from coal byproducts

Innovation

22 SEPTEMBER 2020
Mining's increasing use of microgrids

Mining's increasing use of microgrids

Mines looking beyond the conventional to choices that not only offer power but increased efficiency....

Power / Remote power

21 SEPTEMBER 2020
USGS, DoE partner on Nevada minerals project

USGS, DoE partner on Nevada minerals project

Interagency initiative will be called Geoscience Data Acquisition for Western Nevada.

Exploration

18 SEPTEMBER 2020
Northern Vertex powers up Moss

Northern Vertex powers up Moss

Mine's electrical power line is now complete.

Power / Remote power

16 SEPTEMBER 2020
Tesla in low-carbon nickel talks with Giga Metals

Tesla in low-carbon nickel talks with Giga Metals

Giga researching technologies to produce low-carbon battery metals at Turnagain in British Columbia....

Supply chain management

14 SEPTEMBER 2020
American Lithium' reaches carbonate milestone

American Lithium' reaches carbonate milestone

Company will now begin a testing program to optimise each step of the process.

Chemicals / Reagents

11 SEPTEMBER 2020
Standard Lithium ships first product from demonstration plant

Standard Lithium ships first product from demonstration plant

The 20,000 litres of lithium chloride product will be converted to lithium carbonate.

Plant

09 SEPTEMBER 2020
Albemarle chosen by US DOE for lithium research

Albemarle chosen by US DOE for lithium research

Selection is part of US push for secure domestic supply of critical materials

Chemicals / Reagents

04 SEPTEMBER 2020
Diamond Creek marks first ore dispatch

Diamond Creek marks first ore dispatch

Owner Keras Resources hits high-grade commercial production at US mine.

Supply chain management

03 SEPTEMBER 2020
Group 11 launches as in-situ gold miner

Group 11 launches as in-situ gold miner

ISR player aims to establish itself as a cleaner alternative to conventional mining.

Sustainability

02 SEPTEMBER 2020