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Ernest Scheyder

U.S. copper frenzy grows as Rio Tinto plans $1.5 billion Utah mine expansion

03 Dec 2019

Rio Tinto Plc said on Tuesday it would spend $1.5 billion to expand its Kennecott copper mine in Utah, part of a growing trend by miners to invest in strategic mineral projects across the United States.

U.S. copper frenzy grows as Rio Tinto plans $1.5 bln Utah mine expansion

03 Dec 2019

Dec 3 Rio Tinto Plc said on Tuesday it would spend $1.5 billion to expand its Kennecott copper mine in Utah, part of a growing trend by miners to invest in strategic mineral projects across the United States.

RPT-As lithium prices drop, private equity investors hunt for deals

25 Nov 2019

Nov 22 Private equity groups and other investors have grown emboldened by the lithium industry's malaise, forging plans to invest billions of dollars in mining projects to develop the electric vehicle battery metal.

As lithium prices drop, private equity investors hunt for deals

23 Nov 2019

Private equity groups and other investors have grown emboldened by the lithium industry's malaise, forging plans to invest billions of dollars in mining projects to develop the electric vehicle battery metal.

As lithium prices drop, private equity investors hunt for deals

22 Nov 2019

Nov 22 Private equity groups and other investors have grown emboldened by the lithium industry's malaise, forging plans to invest billions of dollars in mining projects to develop the electric vehicle battery metal.

Proposed standards for mining waste dams draw concerns from industry trade group

19 Nov 2019

VANCOUVER The world's largest mining trade group said on Monday it has concerns with global standards for mining waste dams being crafted by an independent panel of academics and engineers, especially how the new rules will apply equally to new and existing facilities.

Mining trade group voices concerns on proposed tailings dam standards

18 Nov 2019

VANCOUVER, Nov 18 The world's largest mining trade group said on Monday it has concerns with standards being considered for global tailings dam safety, especially how the new rules will apply to new and existing facilities.

Argentina's lithium producers hopeful as Fernandez set to take power

15 Nov 2019

LOS ANGELES, Nov 15 Argentina's lithium producers are cautiously optimistic that President-elect Alberto Fernandez's incoming administration will not restrict capital flows or set other policies that could hamper their ability to supply the electric vehicle battery metal.

Lithium producers hit by first big downturn of electric vehicle era

14 Nov 2019

LOS ANGELES The burgeoning lithium industry, which produces the powerhouse metal used to make electric vehicle (EV) batteries, has entered its first major downturn, an unwelcome bruising for investors eager to help combat climate change.

Lithium producers hit by first big downturn of electric vehicle era

13 Nov 2019

LOS ANGELES, Nov 13 The burgeoning lithium industry, which produces the powerhouse metal used to make electric vehicle (EV) batteries, has entered its first major downturn, an unwelcome bruising for investors eager to help combat climate change.

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