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 […]