Canada Cobalt Works Sees Significant Exploration Potential

In a recent video published by Cobalt Stock Report, Canada Cobalt Works (TSXV:CCW) President and CEO Frank Basa spoke about the exploration potential in the region. He spoke of the company’s position in Ontario’s Cobalt camp, where CCW is the only company to have an open adit as well as access to ore. The company is currently […]

Mineral Resources Buys 10-percent Stake in Cobalt Developer Barra

Australia-based Mineral Resources (ASX:MIN) has purchased a 10-percent stake of cobalt explorer Barra Resources (ASX:BAR), the company announced on Monday (September 10). Mineral Resources, which is focused on iron ore and lithium projects in Western Australia, bought AU$ 2 million shares at a five-day volume-weighted average price of 3.5 cents per share. “As Barra’s new […]

Cobalt Blockchain Inc. Terminates LOI with Noble Mineral Exploration Ltd.

Cobalt Blockchain Inc. (“COBC” or the “Company”) (TSXV:COBC) announces that it has terminated its Letter of Intent dated September 29, 2017 with Noble Mineral Exploration Ltd. (“Noble”) with respect to Noble’s Dargavel Township property (see October 2, 2017 Press Release). On August 27, 2018 Noble announced that it would be unable to provide geological information […]

Cobalt Blockchain Extends Private Placement

Cobalt Blockchain Inc. (“COBC” or the “Company”) (TSXV:COBC) is extending its previously announced brokered equity private placement of up to 12 million common shares at a price of 25 cents per common share, for gross proceeds of up to $ 3-million. In connection with the private placement, the company has agreed to pay IBK Capital Corp. a cash […]

Eastern Iron on Track to Acquire Interest in Mount Cobalt Corridor

Australia-based Eastern Iron (ASX:EFE) has entered into a call option agreement with Heavy Metal Exploration to acquire an interest in the Mount Cobalt Corridor project in Queensland, the company announced on Tuesday (August 28). “The project is in one of the few areas globally with a history of high grade primary cobalt production,” the company […]

Primary Cobalt Announces Change Of Name To “Primary Energy Metals Inc.”

Primary Cobalt Corp. (CSE:PRIM) (“Primary” or the “Company”) is please to announce that it will change its name to “Primary Energy Metals Inc.” Effective at the market open on September 4, 2018, the common shares of the Company are expected to commence trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange under the new name, and the existing […]

Australian Mines to Acquire Cobalt Project from Jervois

Battery metals miner Australian Mines (ASX:AUZ) is set to acquire the Flemington cobalt-nickel–scandium project from Jervois Mining (ASX:JRV), the company announced on Monday (August 27). Australian Mines will pay an exercised option fee of AU$ 600,000 to Jervois to acquire 100 percent of Flemington, which is one of New South Wales’ most advanced cobalt projects. […]

Phase 1 Exploration Program Commences at Buena Vista Hills Cobalt Project, Pershing County, Nevada

New Tech Lithium Corp (CSE:NTM) is pleased to announce that it has initiated a Phase 1 exploration program at its Buena Vista Hills Cobalt project, located 25 miles southeast of Lovelock, Nevada. The program, with an estimated budget of US $ 250,000, will consist of a review and re-interpretation of a historic airborne magnetic survey, a […]

Canada Cobalt Mobilizes Crews to Potential New Discovery

Canada Cobalt Works Inc. (TSXV:CCW) (OTCPK:TAKRF) (Frankfurt:4T9B) (the “Company” or “Canada Cobalt”) is pleased to announce that as underground drilling on the first level of the Castle mine continues to intersect visible cobalt mineralization, with drilling extended to year-end, the Company has mobilized field crews to a potential new discovery area featuring a large circular […]

Cobalt Blockchain Announces Approval of DRC Cobalt and Copper License, Expects to Commence Minerals Trading

Cobalt Blockchain Inc. (“COBC” or the “Company”) (TSXV:COBC) is pleased to announce that it has received final approval for its application for a cobalt and copper license in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (“DRC”). The federal Ministry of Mines today certified the license application, renewable after two years, based on the Company’s submissions and the provincial […]

Anthony Milewski: Why Cobalt Still Has a Bright Future

The Investing News Network caught up with Anthony Milewski, CEO of Cobalt 27 Capital (TSXV:KBLT), at this year’s Lithium Supply and Markets conference to get more insight on the cobalt market. Speaking about cobalt supply, Milewski said he expects a number of cobalt projects to come on stream in the next few years, which will […]

Is Cobalt Still Essential to Battery Technology?

Cobalt’s role as a critical material in the booming electric vehicle (EV) batteries market has been the key driver of the cobalt story—pushing prices up four-fold from 2016 to a peak of US$ 93,250 per tonne in April 2018, compared to US$ 13,300 per tonne for lithium. On the supply side, more than half of […]

Cobalt Market Update: Q2 2018 in Review

Cobalt continued its upward trend during the second quarter of the year, as investor interest in the battery metal increased. Demand for cobalt, a key metal in lithium-ion batteries used to power electric vehicles (EVs), is expected to surge in the next few years. Despite news from US carmaker Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) suggesting cobalt use in […]

Cobalt Market Update: Q2 2018 in Review

Cobalt continued its upward trend during the second quarter of the year, as investor interest in the battery metal increased. Demand for cobalt, a key metal in lithium-ion batteries used to power electric vehicles (EVs), is expected to surge in the next few years. Despite news from US carmaker Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) suggesting cobalt use in […]

MGX Minerals and Engineering Partner Highbury Energy Announce R&D for Petroleum Coke to Synthetic Crude Oil Gasification with Vanadium, Nickel, Cobalt Extraction

MGX Minerals (CSE:XMG) and Highbury Energy Inc. (“Highbury”) are pleased to report additional work has commenced on gasification of petroleum coke (“petcoke”), an oilsands and refinery by-product, into a synthetic liquid equivalent to refinery crude oil feedstock. The expanded research and development is focused on the re-processing of petcoke waste product to a synthetic crude oil. The […]

Big News Roundup: Algold Files Preliminary Economic Assessment Technical Report for Tijirit; Azarga Uranium and URZ Energy Complete Merger; M2 Cobalt Confirms Two Drill-Ready Targets and Numerous High Priority Targets at Its Kilembe Area Properties

This week, the S&P/TSX Composite index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) evened out and followed a gradual downtrend for the week. On Friday, the index opened lower due to a dip in oil prices. The S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index (INDEXTSI:JX), meanwhile, trended downwards continuing the trend of the last month. In case you missed it, here is this week’s […]