A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
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.
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.
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.
Mason Graphite Inc. (TSXV:LLG,OTCQX:MGPHF) announced this morning that it has entered into an agreement under which a syndicate of underwriters led by Macquarie Capital Markets Canada Ltd. has agreed to buy, on a bought deal basis, 15,384,625 units priced at $0.65 each for gross proceeds of about $10 million.
Next Graphite Inc. (OTCQB:GPNE) announced that it has exercised its option to purchase the Southern Namibia-based Aukam mine, located on 125,000 acres of the Aukam property. It is the only mine in the country that has produced graphite.
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.