Graphite Investing News spoke with Paul Gorman, CEO and director of Great Lakes Graphite, about what makes his company different than other graphite hopefuls.
Graphite Investing News spoke with Dr. Gordon Chiu, president and co-founder of Grafoid, to find out why the company's new memorandum of understanding with Japan's Mitsui & Co. is important.
Graphite Investing News asked Lomiko Metals, Northern Graphite, Focus Graphite, Graphite One Resources and Big North Graphite about their future plans.
Graphite Investing News asked five junior graphite companies about why Tesla's gigafactory announcement is important.
Energizer Resources Inc. (TSX:EGZ,OTCQX:ENZR) signed a purchase and sale agreement with Honey Badger Exploration, Inc. (TSXV:TUF) for a 75% undivided right, title and interest in the “Sagar” Project, a series of claims in Nunavik, Québec, Canada.
Triton Minerals Ltd. (ASX:TON) announced that preliminary partial metallurgical results from the Cobra Plains deposit, located at its Mozambique-based Balama North project, show total carbon recovery of 96 percent.
Mining Weekly reported that according to StratMin Global Resources plc (LSE:STGR), production at its Lohorano plant, located in Madagascar, is now consistent at one shift per day.
Noram Ventures Inc. (TSXV:NRM) has initiated discussions with parties in Canada and the United States that have applied for commercial licenses to legally produce marijuana. In Canada, the parties have applied to Health Canada to become licensed producers, and would be authorized to posess and sell marijuana for medical purposes.
Nouveau Monde Mining Enterprises Inc. (TSXV:NOU) CEO, Eric Desaulniers, spoke to Resource Investing News at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Convention about their flagship project Matawinie, located in Southern Quebec.
Focus Graphite Inc. (TSXV:FMS) talks about "making history" with the Company's offtake agreement with an end user.
Energizer Resources (TSX:EGZ) Senior VP Corporate Development Brent Nykoliation talks about the Molo flaked Graphite Project in Madagascar, their busy 2014 and upcoming bankable feasibility study expected in the 4th quarter of 2014.
Big North Graphite (TSXV:NRT) is the only TSX Venture company pursuing amorphous graphite. In 2014, the Company plans to advance the newly-acquired El Tejon Flake Graphite mine and mill in Mexico.
Proactive Investors UK reported that concerns are beginning to surface that a "bubble is forming around shares in graphene groups." Further, the UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has noted that the graphene space is becoming an arena for fraudulent activity.
Bloomberg reported that according to Liz Jarvis-Shean, a spokesperson for Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA), the company plans to only use raw materials sourced from North American for its proposed $5-billion lithium-ion battery gigafactory.
R&D Magazine reported that a research team led by scientists at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory has discovered a potential new way make thin diamond films for use in various industrial applications.
MIT Technology Review reported that researchers are experimenting with graphene to solve a growing problem with computer processors: overheating.