Battery Minerals

Sibanye-Stillwater to buy nickel processing in France for R1.1bn in battery...

SIBANYE-Stillwater has followed up a €40m (R695m) investment in lithium project Oy Keliber in Finland with an intention to buy nickel processing facilities in...

Nersa approves new electricity supply deal for South32’s Hillside aluminium smelter

YEARS of wrangling over a new electricity supply contract to the Hillside aluminium smelter in KwaZulu-Natal was resolved today after the National Energy Regulator...

Aluminium bull run will help South32 reverse the narrative it is...

SOUTH32, an Australian-headquartered diversified mining company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, has tended to take the back seat when it comes to the...

Orion’s Smart rebuts criticism R500m in Prieska mine procurement ignored communities

ORION Minerals has defended its recent procurement spend saying that R500m in expenditure on the Prieska Copper-Zinc mine in South Africa's Northern Cape was...

Sandfire gets all clear to build $279m Motheo in another fillip...

SANDFIRE Resources has met the last regulatory hurdle for construction of the $279m Motheo copper project in Botswana, the company said today. This was after...

Rainbow Rare Earths pushes ahead with “rapid development” of Phalaborwa project

LONDON-listed Rainbow Rare Earths (Rainbow) - which is looking to produce rare earth metals from waste gypsum tailings dumps near Phalaborwa - has published...

DRC at the centre of world’s push to producer more copper...

THE Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) would be a key participant in the decarbonisation of the global economy owing to its copper resources, said...

PTM says “line of sight” over $400m funding will secure SA’s...

PLATINUM Group Metals (PTM) could begin construction on the $600m Waterberg palladium project this year as the company had "line of sight" over the...

Glencore joins with miners, Umicore to develop traceable cobalt blockchain technology

GLENCORE and other miners are joining forces with battery material supplier Umicore to make the cobalt used in electric cars traceable using blockchain technology, said...

Jan Nelson to list copper firm on ZAR X in new...

JAN Nelson, the former CEO of Pan African Resources, is to bring a new copper play to South Africa's ZAR X exchange, said BusinessLive. Nelson's...