Sego to start drilling at Miner Mountain Oct. 17

Oct 10, 2017

2017-10-10 13:05 ET – News Release Mr. Paul Stevenson reports SEGO RESOURCES INC. DIAMOND DRILLING PROGRAM ON PRINCETON COPPER-GOLD PORPHYRY TO START OCTOBER 17, 2017 Sego Resources Inc. will start a diamond drill program on the Cuba zone of its Miner Mountain copper-gold porphyry project near Princeton, B.C., on Oct. 17, 2017. The drilling is planned with an initial two diamond drill holes totalling 600 metres, with a goal of extending diamond drill holes 21 and 28 both laterally and at...

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INDUSTRY BULLETIN: EV Sales Quotas in China to put increasing pressure on battery materials supply chain

Oct 10, 2017

China is the global leader in the shift towards electric vehicles (“EVs”) and is the world’s largest market for new cars. With annual sales in 2016 totalling ~24 million vehicles, if even a small percentage were EVs going forward, this will create enormous new demand for the needed battery materials – notably lithium. Recently, China has published more information on their plans to accelerate the transition from internal combustions engine (“ICE”) vehicles to EVs.  Starting...

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Alabama Graphite to supply U.S. buyer with Ultra-PMG

Oct 10, 2017

2017-10-10 11:02 ET – News Release Ms. Ann-Marie Pamplin reports ALABAMA GRAPHITE ANNOUNCES LETTER OF INTENT (LOI) TO SUPPLY BATTERY-READY GRAPHITE PRODUCTS TO U.S. LEAD-ACID BATTERY MANUFACTURER Alabama Graphite Corp. has executed a letter of intent (LOI) with an established United States-based lead-acid battery manufacturer to supply high-purity, natural flake premium purified micronized graphite (PMG) product — marketed under the tradename Ultra-PMG — and delaminated...

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Galway Metals drills 12.8 m of 11.8 g/t Au at Clarence

Oct 10, 2017

2017-10-10 10:04 ET – News Release Mr. Robert Hinchcliffe reports GALWAY METALS INTERSECTS 11.8 G/T AU OVER 12.8M AND 6.1 G/T AU OVER 15.1M AT CLARENCE STREAM Galway Metals Inc. has provided assay results from 21 diamond drill holes (3,118 metres) from its Clarence Stream gold property located in southwestern New Brunswick, Canada. Galway secured an option agreement to acquire a 100% interest in the property on August 3, 2016, and on September 26, 2017, the Company released an updated...

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Pala banking on battery minerals

Oct 10, 2017

For miners, the electric vehicle narrative is well-established now: lithium supplies should be fine by the start of the next decade as the car industry ramps up production, while demand for cobalt will far outstrip what can be pulled out of the ground. Alex Hamer Tenke Fungurume in the DRC is one stable source of cobalt for the near future Related content Substance behind the EV sentiment EV supply chain about to evolve EV output drives cobalt prices Lithium volcanoes, EVs and...

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