The worst may be over for companies and investors who have weathered the depressed gas prices of the past few years, but that doesn't mean it's clear sailing from here. In this interview with The Energy Report, Robert Cooper, senior energy analyst with Haywood Securities, talks about the need for selectivity and patience for catalysts that can crystallize underlying stock values. It's a battle of long-term investors versus short-term traders.
Batteries are going to drive the future of lithium, according to international research firm Roskill.
China's "control coal" policy may not bode well for the United States, which plans to ship the fossil fuel to Asia via West Coast terminals.
Not all the shale plays are created equal, and one in particular is bucking the trend with robust economics and company share prices that show it.
American Vanadium Corp. (TSXV:AVC,OTCQX:AVCVF) entered into a master sales agreement with Gildemeister energy solutions, where the Company will market and sell Gildemeister's vanadium redox flow batteries in North America.
Tigris Uranium Corp. (TSXV:TU) and Wolfpack Gold Corp. announced the completion of a reverse takeover transaction through which Tigris acquired all of the issued and outstanding shares of Wolfpack and Wolfpack amalgamated with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tigris.
Li3 Energy (OTCBB: LIEG) has entered into an agreement with Blue Wolf Mongolia Holdings with an agreement and plan of merger for an initial business combination.
The Wall Street Journal's Asia MoneyBeat reported that major coal miners operating in Australia — like Glencore Xstrata plc (LSE:GLEN) and Yancoal Australia Ltd. (ASX:YAL) — are eager to auction off port assets worth "tens of millions of dollars" that were hot assets only a year and a half ago. That indicates that they are not confident that coal prices will rebound in the near future.
Canada Lithium (TSX:CLQ) President and CEO, Peter Secker, spoke with the Investing News Network at PDAC in Toronto on the Quebec Lithium Project.
Blue Sky Uranium (TSXV:BSK) President and CEO, Sean Hurd, spoke with the Investing News Network during PDAC in Toronto on mining in Argentia and milestones coming up in 2013.
Jim Paterson, CEO of Kivalliq Energy Corporation. (TSXV:KIV) spoke to the Investing News Network on Uranium exploration in Nunavut, Canada. Kivalliq is advancing Canada's highest grade uranium deposit outside of Saskatchewan's Athabasca Basin.
At the 2013 Vancouver Resource Investment Conference, Carl Kottmeier, Project Manager for Fortune Minerals (TSX:FT) Arctos Anthracite Coal, took some time to speak with INN Editor Vivien Diniz.
The Hindu reported that India may be seeking a supply of uranium from Uzbekistan as part of a strategic partnership.
The Bullion Vault reported that, given Russia's dominance in both the supply and conversion sectors of the uranium market, some believe that Putin is aggressively trying to corner the market, as he announces plans to ramp up production.
Money Morning reported that, given the demand in emerging markets for uranium, there is an expectation that uranium prices will rebound.
Phys.org reported that calculations made by Rice University showed that a graphene-boron anode should be able to hold a lot of lithium and perform at a proper voltage for use in lithium-ion batteries.