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.
To find out more about what the grant will be used for, Resource Investing News got in touch with Grafoid’s Dr. Gordon Chiu. He was able to give an overview of what automation is and why it’s so important for the commercialization of graphene.
Triton Minerals Ltd. (ASX:TON) announced that initial material testing shows that its Mozambique graphite can be expanded up to 1,000 times. The testing was completed at an independent facility located in Asia on an unprocessed graphitic rock sample.
Energizer Resources released a bankable feasibility study for its Madagascar-based Molo deposit at the beginning of February. At PDAC, Resource Investing News had the chance to speak about it with Brent Nykoliation, the company’s senior vice president, corporate development.
An updated mineral resource estimate for the company’s Graphite Creek project points to an indicated resource of 17.95 million tonnes grading 6.3 percent Cg. The inferred resource sits at 154.36 million tonnes grading 5.7 percent Cg. A cut off of 3 percent Cg was used in both cases.
Graphene 3D Lab Inc. (TSXV:GGG,OTCQB:GPHBF) announced that it has launched commercial sales of its Conductive Graphene Filament, which is used in 3D printing. It will be distributed via the company’s new brand and eCommerce platform.
Valence Industries Ltd. (ASX:VXL) announced that it has signed six new sales contracts for the supply of over 8,000 tonnes of flake graphite. All of the material the company will produce in its first year of production is now accounted for.
Alabama Graphite Corp. (TSXV:ALP,OTCQX:ABGPF) announced the discovery of “naturally occurring flake graphene” at its Alabama-based Coosa project. The graphene was reportedly obtained by Dr. Nitin Chopra of the University of Alabama using an “innovative and cost effective process.”