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Lepidico develops battery-grade chemical producing lithium technology
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Lepidico will concentrate its production of high purity lithium hydroxide rather than lithium carbonate, due to customer preferences for the battery compound.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/lepidico-develops-battery-grade-chemical-producing-technology/


Civmec contracted by Albemarle to develop WA lithium plant
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Engineering services company Civmec has been chosen by Albemarle Lithium to construct a lithium hydroxide plant in Western Australia.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/civmec-contracted-by-albemarle-to-develop-wa-lithium-plant/


Nemaskas Financing Shortfall Points to Future Lithium Production ...
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Nemaskas Financing Shortfall Points to Future Lithium Production Challenges Shares of Nemaska Lithium plummeted after the news that another C$375 million will be needed to complete construction of its...
https://investingnews.com/daily/resource-investing/battery-metals-investing/lithium-investing/nemaska-lithium-financing-shortfall/


Quebec lithium developer's stock craters after cost blowout
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
The company has been forced to revise the budget for the Whabouchi lithium mine and Shawinigan electrochemical plant upward by C$375 million.
http://www.mining.com/nemaska-lithium-adjusts-whabouchi-shawinigan-budgets-375m/


Neometals makes start at battery recycling plant
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Perth-based Neometals has commissioned the first stage of its lithium-ion battery recycling pilot project with SGS in Canada.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/neometals-makes-start-at-battery-recycling-plant/


Livent Falls on Weaker Chinese Lithium Demand Outlook
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Livent Falls on Weaker Chinese Lithium Demand Outlook Livent says customers in China are unwilling to make firm commitments for price and volume at levels that are acceptable...
https://investingnews.com/daily/resource-investing/battery-metals-investing/lithium-investing/livent-falls-weaker-chinese-lithium-demand-outlook/


Livent to export Chinese lithium in 2019 due to subsidy uncertainty
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
The action will increase Livent's sale taxes in China but give it greater access to growing markets for lithium in Japan, South Korea and elsewhere.
http://www.mining.com/web/livent-export-chinese-lithium-2019-due-subsidy-uncertainty/


American Pacific Borate & Lithium MD discusses enhanced DFS ...
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 11:41:00 GMT
American Pacific Borate and Lithium Ltd (ASX:ABR) managing director Michael Schlumpberger talks Proactive Investors through the company's enhanced Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) on the Fort Cady Borate and Lithium Project, which is located in Southern California, USA. The improved financial metrics include a lower Capex cost, which Schlumpberger explains should help with strategic financing and offtake discussions, which are ongoing.
https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/stocktube/12155


Altura Mining pushes lithium ramp up with funding package
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Altura Mining is closing in on its capacity target of 220,000 tonnes per year at its flagship lithium project in Pilgangoora, Western Australia.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/altura-mining-pushes-lithium-ramp-up-with-funding-package/


Alliance Mineral Assets achieves lithium production record
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Alliance Mineral Assets has posted record monthly production at the Bald Hill lithium and tantalum mine in Western Australia.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/alliance-mineral-assets-achieves-lithium-production-record/


Altura Exploring AU$28-million Funding Package for Lithium Project
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Altura Exploring AU$28-million Funding Package for Lithium Project Altura Mining is taking on a AU$28-million financing package to help reach nameplate production capacity at its Altura lithium project.
https://investingnews.com/australia-investing/altura-exploring-funding-package/


Alliance Breaks Monthly Lithium Production Record at Bald Hill
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Alliance Breaks Monthly Lithium Production Record at Bald Hill Alliance Mineral Assets shaw its share price skyrocket 18.18 percent on the ASX on Thursday after the news hit.
https://investingnews.com/australia-investing/alliance-lithium-production-record-bald-hill/


Nickel Tipped to be Fastest-growing Battery Metal in EV Boom
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Nickel Tipped to be Fastest-growing Battery Metal in EV Boom Nickel demand is set to increase up to 19 times if under-construction lithium-ion production facilities come online as planned.
https://investingnews.com/daily/resource-investing/base-metals-investing/nickel-investing/nickel-tipped-fastest-growing-battery-metal-boom/


Lithium price: Spodumene is getting crushed
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Hard rock lithium concentrate swamping China drops spodumene prices 17% in January with more pain likely.
http://www.mining.com/lithium-price-spodumene-getting-crushed/


Lithium and cobalt what to look for in 2019
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMT
While lithium spot prices moved only one way in 2018, cobalt experienced more of a rollercoaster ride.
http://www.mining.com/web/lithium-cobalt-look-2019/


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