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  • Feature

    New cobalt supply central to growing electric vehicle market

    January 1, 2019 by Robin Goad

    How the rise of electric vehicles is shaping demand for cobalt

  • News

    GOLD: Eastmain extends Percival find, outlines winter drilling

    December 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Eastmain Resources of Toronto has the results for five holes drilled late this year at the Percival discovery, part of the Clearwater property in the James Bay region in the northern part of the province. The Percival find

  • GOLD: Nighthawk updates progress on road near Indin Lake project

    December 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Nighthawk Gold of Toronto is eagerly awaiting the construction of a 97 km all weather, gravel road from about 40 km south of Behchoko to the community of Whati. The company’s flagship Indin Lake exploration project would

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Detour Gold, New Energy Metals, SNC-Lavalin and Sniper Resources

    December 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Following a drawn-out proxy fight, Toronto-based Detour Gold Corp. has reconstituted its board of directors. James Gowans retained is seat on the board and the title of chairman. Joining  him on the board are Alan Edwards, Andre Falzon, Steven Feldman,

  • News

    Outlook Snapshot: Eight juniors with plans for a busy 2019

    December 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The junior exploration and development scene is still in high gear in North America, with many juniors planning for extensive work programs in 2019 at precious and base metal projects across the Americas. Here is a look at eight such

  • ENVIRONMENT: New powder could help cut CO2 emissions

    December 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WATERLOO, Ont. – Zhongwei Chen, a chemical engineering professor at the University of Waterloo, and teams from universities in China have created a powder that could trap twice the amount of carbon dioxide than conventional materials. The new material is

  • News

    URANIUM: UEX releases maiden resource for Christie Lake JV

    December 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – UEX Corporation has released the maiden resource estimate for its 60% owned Christie Lake uranium joint venture. JCU (Canada) Exploration Co. is the 40% owner of the project located 9 km northeast of and along strike of the

  • News

    PALLADIUM: NA Palladium signs development contract with Redpath

    December 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based North American Palladium  has signed a major mine development contract with Redpath Canada of North Bay, Ont. Redpath. The expansion will double the capacity of the mine and mill to 12,000 t/d from 6,000 t/d. The project

  • News

    COPPER-GOLD: Pacific Empire expands interests in British Columbia

    December 19, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Pacific Empire Minerals announced that it has entered into an option agreement with a group of vendors and consolidated a land position of over 90 km2 in the Babine copper-gold porphyry district in central British Columbia. In

  • News

    GOLD-SILVER: Osisko Mining’s bulk sample is “early Christmas gift” for shareholders, CEO says

    December 19, 2018 by no

    QUEBEC – Preliminary results from a bulk sample taken at its Windfall Lake deposit delivered an average head grade of 9.7 g/t gold and 5.5 g/t silver, Osisko Mining reports. The sample head grade from zone 27 is 39% higher than indicated

  • News

    URANIUM: Denison to move Wheeler River forward

    December 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN –Denison Mines Corp. and its partners in the Wheeler River uranium joint venture have agreed to spend $10.3 million to advance the project next year. A major undertaking will be to initiate the environmental assessment and engineering studies. The

  • News

    URANIUM: Skyharbour cuts high grades at Maverick zone on Moore project

    December 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fifteen kilometres from the rapidly advancing Wheeler River project, Vancouver’s Skyharbour Resources is finding high grades at the Moore uranium project. Drill hole ML18-14 intersected high grade uranium mineralization within the Main Maverick zone consisting of 3.11% uranium