Sibanye-Stillwater enters battery metals sector

Sibanye-Stillwater enters battery metals sector

Sibanye-Stillwater CEO had flagged making "one or two" tech metals acquisitions this year

Investment

25 FEBRUARY 2021
Finnish cobalt project wins EU funding

Finnish cobalt project wins EU funding

Project aims to develop ethical battery minerals within Europe.

Sustainability

16 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
Panasonic, Equinor to study Norway battery plant

Panasonic, Equinor to study Norway battery plant

Green battery business located in Norway would target the regional market.

Supply chain management

23 NOVEMBER 2020
BASF starts building cathodes material plant

BASF starts building cathodes material plant

German federal and state governments are investing €175 million in the facility.

Investment

17 NOVEMBER 2020
Finland's battery plans continue apace

Finland's battery plans continue apace

CEO of Finnish miner Terrafame spoke at a London Mining Club webinar about the developing sector.

Innovation

12 NOVEMBER 2020
Millennial Lithium expects first battery-grade output this quarter

Millennial Lithium expects first battery-grade output this quarter

Pastos Grandes pilot commissioning underway.

Plant

28 OCTOBER 2020
The race to put platinum in EVs

The race to put platinum in EVs

Lion has seen seen six-fold increases in capacity using palladium

Innovation

12 OCTOBER 2020
Jervois  to buy Brazilian cobalt refinery

Jervois to buy Brazilian cobalt refinery

Brazil refinery will process concentrate from company's cobalt operations in Idaho, US.

Plant

30 SEPTEMBER 2020
Scandium International files battery patent

Scandium International files battery patent

The company says scandium offers conductivity and cost advantages.

Innovation

25 SEPTEMBER 2020
Uranium One is seeking to enter the lthium market and gain a sizeable share.

Amplat's Lion Battery Technologies granted PGM patent

Company aims to develop next-generation battery technology using platinum and palladium.

Innovation

14 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