E3 Metals (ETMC.V) on track, on budget, on trend – up 100% in 2019

On July 31, E3 Metals (ETMC.V) announced that it has completed the design and assembly of a lab scale ion exchange flow system for lithium extraction. Lithium is a key battery ingredient. Thanks to electric vehicles (EVs) and all things mobile, lithium demand is expected to double in the next 7 […]

Epstein: Defense Metals Corp. (DEFN.V), Rare Earth Metals Play, With Tiny Market Cap, but Giant Potential

There has been quite a bit of ink spilled lately regarding the Chinese – U.S. stand off and possible implications for Rare Earth Metals. Rick Mills, from Ahead of the Herd, has written the best articles that I’ve read so far. Many Rare Earth Metals companies have seen their share […]

Epstein: First Cobalt (FCC.V) Starts Study to Enhance Refinery Economics & Invests in eCobalt Solutions

The Cobalt price continues to languish below US$20/lb. This is an unexpected development given that last year the price was at or > $40/lb. for much of March, April & May. In speaking with experts and reading industry analysis, the consensus is that the Cobalt price could settle in the […]

Nano One (NNO.V) collaborates with Chinese cathode giant

On April 02, 2019 Nano One’s (NNO.V) CEO Dan Blondal gave an update on NNO’s partnership with Pulead Technology Industry. Nano One has developed proprietary technology to build a better and cheaper battery. Its scaled process can make cathode materials using the cheaper lithium carbonate in place of the more […]