Tuesday 23rd Jul, 2019
lithium

Australia establishes $53M national battery research hub

The Australian Government is providing a $25 million grant to an industry-led battery research centre in Perth, Western Australia, to…
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Metso to supply Albemarle’s $1B lithium plant

Albemarle has selected Metso to provide processing equipment for its billion-dollar lithium project in Western Australia. Metso will supply pyro-processing…
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Construction begins on Australia’s largest lithium plant

WA Premier Mark McGowan has turned the first sod on Australia’s largest lithium processing plant, which is set to create…
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Australian critical minerals strategy released

A new strategy has been launched that aims to turn Australia into a world powerhouse in critical minerals for the…
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Mining operations return to normal after cyclones

Rio Tinto has reopened all of the operations in Western Australia and Queensland that were temporarily closed in anticipation of…
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Altura to boost lithium mining funding

Due to strong investor demand, Altura Mining is set to raise additional funds for its lithium project at Pilgangoora in…
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Rising graphite prices creates potential for Australian industry

High graphite prices are encouraging development of new projects outside of China, according to market consultant Roskill. China produces around…
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Builder selected for $1.3B WA lithium plant

An engineering services company has been selected by Albemarle Lithium to construct the largest lithium hydroxide plant in Western Australia….
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Neometals to build battery recycling plant

Neometals has commissioned the first stage of its lithium-ion battery recycling pilot project with SGS in Canada. The Perth-based company…
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