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Forum convened young production manufacturers and plant managers from Africa, Brazil, Kazakhstan and Europe.
Mineral explorers and developers often see substantial projects halted in their tracks by staunch community-level opposition, even when projects had passed regulatory muster.
Exploration expenditure rose 35% in 2021 to $11.2 billion,
Chinese banks cut a key interest rate for long-term loans by a record amount on Friday.
La Plata has previously been identified by Ecuador President Guillermo Lasso as a "strategic project".
According to Barrick, the sustainability-linked metrics incorporated into the revolving credit facility are made up of annual environmental and social performance targets directly influenced by its actions.
The Araguaia nickel mine in northern Brazil is set to produce 29,000 tonnes of the battery metal a year for the steel market. 
National Renewable Energy Laboratory researchers created a solar cell with a record 39.5% efficiency under 1-sun global illumination.
Partnership is an important step in the launch of the university's SMR feasibility study.
The Canadian explorer has secured an initial 51% stake in Russell Lake, located next to its Moore property in Saskatchewan.
TLEA’s Kwinana plant has met internal certification processes with the onsite laboratory confirming that battery-grade specification has been met on 10 tonnes of lithium hydroxide.
Fitch notes strong downside risks as strict Chinese lockdowns pose a strong threat to demand for the metal in 2022.
The recent retreat in gold prices has helped its appeal among investors as they continue to seek safety from riskier assets, an analyst said.
“Sentiment had been buoyed by hopes that China is making progress towards an exit from strict lockdowns,” commodity strategists at ANZ said.
Environmental regulator has asked Gold Fields to implement four “urgent” and “transitory” measures following the death of three specimens of culpeo fox in the area.
The new facility will be used by UBC geology, earth science and geological engineering students to gain critical field skills and for sustainability research.
Researchers are analyzing individual hair samples from people living and working around the Witwatersrand basin to determine the degree of uranium contamination.
Deal creates a top ten global independent oil and gas producer worth $40 billion, with assets in Australia, the US, Mexico, Senegal and Trinidad.
The monthly publication tracks management and board appointments across Canada’s mining and mineral exploration industry.