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.
Lomiko Metals Inc. (TSXV:LMR,OTCQX:LMRMF) is now trading on the OTCQX®, under the symbol "LMRMF."
Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (TSXV:SJL) reported the filing of its NI 43-101 technical report on the Walker graphite property in Quebec.
Graphite One Resources Inc. (TSXV:GPH,OTCQX:GPHOF) announced promising results from a second series of beneficiation tests conducted at SGS Canada Inc. on samples taken from its wholly owned Graphite Creek Deposit. Using a leaching process, the trials yielded results from a rough concentrate exceeding 99.9 percent carbon. The sample was produced from floatation which had an initial head grade of 92 percent carbon.
Triton Minerals Ltd. (ASX:TON) announced that it has begun the third phase of a reverse-circulation and diamond drilling program on the Nicanda Hill prospect at its Balama North project.
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.
Industrial Minerals' Simon Moores reported yesterday that China's Heilongjiang province, the world's top flake graphite-producing region, has officially announced plans to start consolidating graphite mines in the next 18 months.
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.