Battery metals

Common battery metals include copper, cobalt, vanadium, lithium, nickel, lead, and graphite. Battery metals are used in the manufacture of batteries for energy storage and to manufacture batteries used to power electric vehicles (EVs) and electric cars. Battery metals also incorporates energy storage technology, battery storage, renewable energy storage, electricity smoothing, vanadium redox flow batteries, lithium-ion batteries, fuel cells, arbitrage and hybrid vehicles.

Jubilee Metals

Double-digit growth for Jubilee H1, 2020 earnings

Jubilee Metals has delivered a sixth consecutive six-month period of double-digit growth with 54% increase in combined H1 2020 operational earnings.
aameg investment gold

Rwanda sets example for attracting foreign investment

"Nations should consider and reassess current investment criteria to attract foreign investment to help build their mining sectors."
Power Metal Resources drc

Survival of the fittest: DRC in a post-COVID-19 world

The mining industry in the DRC faces a tough post-pandemic period, although this also provides opportunities for investors.
Power Metal Resources drc

Power Metal Resources progresses DRC exploration programme

Power Metal Resources is progressing its exploration programme at its 70%-owned Kisinka copper-cobalt project in the DRC.
platinum group metals palladium

Palladium market stands Waterberg JV project in good stead

“We are advanced with our research into lithium-sulfur battery chemistry and have filed patent applications for this particular technology.”
Old Mutual green economy

Purpose before profit: Investors attracted to a green economy

“There is an emerging narrative that businesses who will do well in the future will be those that whose profit streams are aligned with the green economy."
golden star

Pensana Rare Earths lists on London Stock Exchange

Pensana Rare Earths has been admitted to the Official List of the FCA and to trading on the the London Stock Exchange's Main Market for listed securities.

Wide industry support as DRC Mining Week is moved to June...

“We have taken the decision to postpone following a period of continuous engagement with our stakeholders and customers” says David Ashdown, MD of Clarion Events Africa.

Large soutien de l’industrie minière en faveur du report de DRC...

"DRC Mining Week s'est révélée tout aussi innovante que la communauté minière de la RDC"
drc artisanal mining

Advancing commercial sustainability for artisanal miners

One of challenges to envisioning artisanal mining as a viable enterprise is that the economies of scale do not always make for a good business case.

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