A look at why and how investors should look for profits in the growing global battery sector.
What happened in the cobalt market this year? Here’s a look at the major cobalt trends in 2017, from responsible sourcing to electric vehicle demand.
Global Energy Metals CEO Mitchell Smith discusses the state of the cobalt market and what his company has done to stand out among its peers.
A group of carmakers will set up a Raw Materials Observatory to assess the risks posed by crucial elements such as cobalt in the automotive sector.
German carmaker Volkswagen met with top cobalt producers last week in another failed effort to ensure long-term supply deals.
The London Metal Exchange has launched an investigation over fears that cobalt traded on its exchange could be linked to human right abuses.
A new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance says global electric vehicle sales increased significantly in the third quarter of 2017.
Amnesty International warns in its latest report that companies like Tesla are failing to tackle human right abuses in their cobalt supply chains.
Global Energy Metals Corp. TSXV:GEMC | FSE:5GE1 (“Global Energy Metals”, the “Company” and/or “GEMC”) announces that company representatives of GEMC will be introducing the investor community with exposure to a pure-play cobalt opportunity at the Cambridge House International sponsored Silver & Gold Summit conference being held in San Francisco, California
eCobalt Solutions Inc. (ECS-TSX) (“eCobalt” or the “Company”) is pleased to communicate the progress to date on the Idaho Cobalt Project’s (“ICP”) construction, cobalt marketing and project optimization.
As quoted in the press release:
Mr. Paul Farquharson, President and C.E.O. of the Company commented: “We are pleased to have recently filed a positive Feasibility
The battery giant plans to raise the money by the end of June next year, and will use the funds to build two new lithium-ion battery plants.
By Pia Rivera
Accelerating cobalt demand in lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles is driving decision to examine the feasibility of expanding production by 20 to 30% to produce more cobalt units
The European Commission has proposed stricter carbon emissions targets for car manufacturers and plans to boost development of electric cars in the region.
The “electric revolution” is coming to the $1.8-trillion auto industry, and new battery recycling technology is needed to support the market.
Cobalt prices have been surging on the back of a strong demand outlook and supply worries, but this major producer doesn’t see a tight market yet.
American Manganese Inc (TSXV:AMY; PINKS:AMYZF;FRANK:2AM) CEO Larry Reaugh was spotlighted on Jim Goddard’s advertising segment, Company Showcase.