articles with this tag
Micro Capped ASX Stock Enters Cobalt and Lithium Race
Apr 26, 2017
When it comes to resources, it’s not what you do that matters, but how you do it. This batch of new kids on block – we are talking cobalt and lithium – isn’t just here for 15 minutes, like first generation solar panels, or Betamax.
PSM Adds Zinc Assets to its South Korean Metals Portfolio
Apr 4, 2017
It’s all systems go at Peninsula Mines (ASX: PSM) as we move into the second quarter of 2017. As we mentioned in our previous article on this ASX-dwelling Asian interloper, PSM is already on-track to deliver a graphite/lithium option in the high tech hub of South Korea.
$12M ASX Lithium Stock Exploring Next Door to $600M Producer
Mar 14, 2017
Brushing shoulders with lithium heavyweights such as the $11.8 billion Albemarle; SQM, the world’s largest lithium producer; and the $589 million Orocobre Limited in the lithium abundant land of Argentina seems a very good place for a $12M capped ASX junior to be.
Turning Coal Green: ASX Stock Sends Wheat Yields Up 300%
Feb 15, 2017
Imagine revitalising the coal industry and disrupting the agriculture market all in one fell swoop. That is the extent of this ASX listed stock’s ambitions. This ASX company plans to make money and fertiliser out of Australia’s vast coal reserves. And they plan to make it happen in seconds and to produce zero emissions from doing so.
EUR on Fast Track to Lithium Production in the Heart of Europe
Feb 13, 2017
Let’s talk about what could possibly be the most significant shift in energy preferences since the invention of gasoline — Lithium. This commodity has now formally asserted itself as the go-to energy catalyst of the future and has attracted a flurry of exploration activity worldwide.
LIT Produces Battery Grade Lithium Carbonate Ahead of Mexican Drilling
Feb 8, 2017
Tesla founder, Elon Musk is concerned that there won’t be enough lithium available to meet Tesla’s demand. And that’s while the full potential of lithium-ion batteries is still in its early stages – in coming years uses of the technology have the potential to skyrocket. So, if lithium supply is to keep up with demand, new sources of lithium and cost-efficient technologies to extract the metal are crucial. Lithium Australia (ASX: LIT) plans to help solve both of these issues.
Next Stop, PFS? GSC Completes Initial Drilling at Lithium-Boron Project
Feb 6, 2017
There’s currently only one lithium mine in production in the US… leaving a pretty wide open market for a company that can compete on asking price. Which is exactly what Global Geoscience (ASX: GSC) plan to do via its Rhyolite Ridge lithium-boron play – one of the largest lithium-boron deposits in the US and just 340km (of paved road) from Tesla’s gigafactory.
PSM Post High Grade Graphite Results in Battery Hub of South Korea
Jan 19, 2017
Peninsula Mines (ASX: PSM) has one eye to the blue sky and the other on the calculator as it looks to entrench itself in contemporary projects with the best available assets. This up-and-coming explorer has exposure to multiple hot commodities – graphite, lithium, zinc, silver and gold.
Nickel Back? ASX Stock Bringing Low Cost Mine into Production
Jan 10, 2017
There are a few minerals and metals which are destined to ride the coattails of the electric car and electro-powered greening boom: lithium, graphite, nickel, cobalt… a few rare earths as well.
This ASX Stock has One of the Largest Lithium Deposits in the USA: Just 340km from Tesla
Dec 15, 2016
With worldwide demand for lithium showing no signs of slowing, a cost-effective and abundant supply to a growing market could set up a small cap mining play for many years to come. The state of Nevada, USA presents fertile ground for lithium and today’s ASX listed company is hoping to share in the spoils, with its advanced lithium JORC resource and an added boron kicker.
BGS Has One of the Highest Grade Hard Rock Lithium Deposits in the World
Nov 14, 2016
In the last 12 months, lithium and gold seem to have taken the mantle as the dynamic duo – the Batman and Robin – of the commodity sector. While demand continues to surge for lithium on the back of the new energy storage boom led by Tesla, Samsung and many other major battery manufacturers who are desperate to shore up lithium supply, gold has also been an investor favourite of late.
EUR is Drilling Right Now: Updated Resource Due in Coming Weeks
Nov 2, 2016
European Lithium (ASX: EUR) holds an advanced lithium resource in Europe – and is one stock for investors to consider who are looking for leverage to the lithium theme, with an already well advanced resource. EUR’s JORC compliant resource in Austria currently stands at 3.7 mt inferred at 1.5% Li2O at a 0.75% Li2O cut off, and the company is looking to expand this considerably over the coming weeks.
ASX Stock Hones in on Graphite and Lithium to Supply Advanced Asian Battery Market
Oct 17, 2016
South Korea is the world’s largest lithium ion battery manufacturer, home to high tech companies such as Samsung, Hyundai and LG. However, the country has very little in the way of local graphite or lithium resources to supply battery manufacturers… One ASX explorer, capped at less than $9 million, is focussed on changing this situation in South Korea, with a large and growing portfolio of graphite and lithium projects – two essential ingredients in lithium ion batteries.
The Surge in Euro Battery Plants Begins: ASX Stock in the Box Seat for Lithium Supply
Sep 20, 2016
With demand for lithium rising in Europe, but a dearth of local supply, one smart ASX lithium explorer has set up shop there in order to exploit growing local demand. This very tightly held ASX listed company, currently with only 156 million shares tradeable, aims to do this through a wholly owned project in the very safe and stable jurisdiction of Austria.
LIT Continues to Buy up Ground: Takes Two Pronged Assault on Lithium Market
Aug 12, 2016
One of the great things for Aussie investors is that Australia as a nation is likely to revel in a lithium-powered future given its strong domestic endowment. Yet the country needs technology and expertise to make the most of its resources, particularly in Western Australia and potentially Queensland.
Lithium Drilling Continues for BGS: Exceeding Expectations
Jul 29, 2016
Birimian Gold Ltd (ASX:BGS) has joined the growing troop of explorers rushing out into the lithium exploration field, and the company continues to deliver strong drilling results from its current campaign. BGS moved into the lithium space earlier this year by acquiring 100% of the Bougouni Lithium Project in Mali, a large license area spanning some 250 km2, which hosts the high-grade, potential bulk-tonnage Goulamina lithium deposit.
LIT Team Up with PLS on Lithium Extraction
Jun 30, 2016
The Pilbara region in WA is being tipped in some quarters as being the scene of yet another mining boom. Not quite on the scale of the iron ore boom just yet, but something special is happening in the red dust near Port Hedland – it’s lithium, and lots of it. No other company typifies the rapid rise more than Pilbara Minerals Ltd (ASX:PLS), one of the shining lights of the resource space at the moment, currently capped at $560M – a stock which has been up as high as 2,000% in the last year alone.
Lithium Drilling to Start Any Day Now: BGS has Raised $3M and is Primed
May 9, 2016
Birimian Gold (ASX:BGS) must be just days away from kicking off a 5,000m lithium drilling campaign in Mali. This $50M capped company is chasing lithium grades higher than more established players such as Galaxy Resources, Altura Mining, Pilbara Minerals, and Neometals to name a few.