Articles Tagged "Lithium Articles"

Lithium Americas Up 16 Percent on Positive POSCO Plant Performance

It's only been a month since POSCO's lithium extraction demonstration plant was inaugurated at Lithium Americas's Cauchari-Olaroz lithium project, but the plant is already exceeding expectations. On Tuesday, Lithium Americas announced that the plant has produced over six tonnes of lithium compound since its inauguration on December 22 2014.

Lithium Outlook 2015: Expect Continued Consolidation

Between the activity of major lithium producers, mining in China and developments in the wider electric vehicle market, there will be plenty to watch for in the lithium space in 2015. Chris Berry sees continued consolidation in the cards, and believes that while some new supply is expected to enter the market, there remains a slight overcapacity.

Bacanora JV Partner Announces Positive Independent Scoping Study

Following a flurry of trading activity in the shares of both Bacanora Minerals (TSXV:BCN,LSE:BCN) and Rare Earth Minerals (LSE:REM) on Friday, Rare Earth Minerals announced on Monday that it had commissioned its own scoping study for two concessions within Bacanora's Sonora Lithium project.

Bacanora Spikes on Press Speculation

Bacanora Minerals was experiencing much higher than average trading volumes on both in London and on the TSX Venture Exchange on Friday on speculation that the company will soon issue a positive update on its Mexican lithium projects. Rare Earth Minerals Plc, which holds a 30 percent interest in Bacanora's subsidiaries, also experienced a price spike and higher than average trading volumes.

Orocobre Still on Track for Near-term Lithium Production

For investors following Australia's Orocobre, it isn't a surprise that the industrial metals company still expects to complete construction of its Salar de Olaroz project on time and on budget. Orocobre has been working hard to develop the Argentinian brine-based lithium project for some time now, and although its regular updates aren't groundbreaking, they've certainly given confidence to shareholders.

RB Energy CEO Not Giving Up on Quebec Lithium Project

It's been a rough month for Quebec lithium producer RB Energy, which went from production to shutdown in a matter of weeks on exhausted financials. To learn more about what happened, Lithium Investing News spoke with the company's CEO, Richard Clark. He made it clear that despite the setback, he isn't giving up on North America's only lithium project.