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Nordgold begins mining at Lefa’s satellite deposit

Sunday, August 8, 2021 The Diguili deposit, located about 35 kilometres (22 miles) from Lefa’ processing facility, is considered a core pillar of Nordgold’s strategy to expand its resource and reserve base through organic growth and selective acquisition of high value projects. “Our acquisition of Lefa in 2010, combined with the extensive exploration program we […]

Applications now open for BIE-Cosmos Prize Expo 2020 Dubai

Not-for-profit projects can apply for the BIE-Cosmos Prize, with the winner to receive a donation of EUR 20,000 Does your innovative project connect minds to create a brighter future? The BIE-Cosmos Prize Expo 2020 Dubai – designed to promote and reward not-for-profit projects from individuals or groups that exemplify Expo 2020’s theme of ‘Connecting Minds, […]

Ganfeng to offer to buy Millennial Lithium for up to $280m

Saturday, July 17, 2021 Prices for lithium, a key ingredient in electric vehicle batteries, are up more than 65% year-to-date in China amid resurgent demand following a three-year downturn. The bid by Ganfeng unit GFL International at C$3.60 per share is a premium of 8.4% to Vancouver-based Millennial’s closing price of C$3.32 on Thursday, the […]

Queensland Budget backs exploration sector to support jobs

Monday, June 28, 2021 The funding includes $2.5 million towards Collaborative Exploration Initiative grants and a further $2.2 million to help with the development and expansion of the New Economy Minerals industry in Queensland. Resources Minister Scott Stewart said the resources sector plays a vital role in supporting jobs across the state “It will be […]

Lithium could help control extreme heat in future fusion facilities

Monday, February 15, 2021 A tokamak is a confinement device that uses a powerful magnetic field to confine plasma in the shape of a torus and whose work is to produce controlled thermonuclear fusion power. Fusion, on the other hand, is the nuclear reaction that occurs when atoms collide and fuse together, releasing huge amounts […]

South32 edges closer to extending Dendrobium mine life by 25 years

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 The proposed $1 billion extension is aimed at increasing metallurgical coal extraction from 5.2 million tonnes a year of run-of-mine (ROM) coal to 78 million tonnes from two new underground mining areas. The project is expected to expand the Dendrobium mine workforce from around 400 to 500 personnel and extend the […]

Feds finalize royalty break for non-energy minerals

Sunday, November 1, 2020 The two changes will give mineral producers, like those mining trona in Wyoming, a discount if the mining spurs domestic production of soda ash, phosphate and other minerals, according to an official rule change published Monday on the Federal Register. The Bureau of Land Management said the changes would not only […]

Woodmac predicts surge in nickel in sulphate demand

Monday, June 8, 2020 “Existing and would-be nickel producers are being drawn to the possibility of manufacturing sulphate to benefit from perceived premiums payable on nickel sulphate sales. While premiums have long been recognised in the plating sector, it is less clear in the EV battery space. The only visibility on pricing is Chinese selling […]

Roscan drills 70 metres of 3.2 g/t at Kandiole

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 According to Mining News Pro – Drill highlights include 70 metres of 3.2 g/t gold, 22 metres of 5.75 g/t gold as well as 3.5 metres of 18.6 g/t gold. This last intercept – hole DDMan-20-25 – ended in mineralization at a depth of 143.7 metres down hole. “We are very […]