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
Euro Manganese cites demand for pilot plant restart

Euro Manganese cites demand for pilot plant restart

Company plans to restart the plant for the fourth quarter of 2021

Chemicals / Reagents

16 JUNE 2021
iM3NY produces first lithium-ion battery dry cells

iM3NY produces first lithium-ion battery dry cells

Volumes will increase with fully optimised and automated lines

Plant

07 JUNE 2021
Rio signs lithium deal with 'intelligent battery' firm

Rio signs lithium deal with 'intelligent battery' firm

Rio Tinto's Jadar project has an estimated production capacity of 55,000 tonnes per year.

Plant

25 MAY 2021
First Cobalt secures flexible offtake deal

First Cobalt secures flexible offtake deal

Deal covers up to 100% of production.

Innovation

30 MARCH 2021
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