Canadian Mining Journal


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    Nouveau Monde Graphite commits to all-electric fleet

    November 30, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Nouveau Monde Graphite has committed to using all-electrical equipment and vehicles at its Matawinie graphite project in Quebec. In a press release, the Canadian miner said that it is advancing the procurement process for its fleet and charging infrastructure through

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    Acacia drops coal, embraces graphene

    November 24, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Acacia Coal is moving away from coal and embracing trendy graphene technologies. The company has been acquired via a reverse takeover by Graphene Technology Solutions (GTS) and has re-listed as Sparc Technologies Limited. In a press release, the former miner

  • Nouveau Monde to participate in Quebec truck electrification initiative

    November 3, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nouveau Monde Graphite has been selected as the first mining partner to participate in a government-led electrification initiative, aimed at developing electric systems and rapid recharging infrastructure for heavy vehicles used in open pit mining. The joint effort, which includes

  • Nouveau Monde advances plans to make high-purity graphite products

    October 27, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    As part of its plan to become a vertically integrated graphite company, Nouveau Monde has signed an agreement with a leading chemical company that will provide commercial operating space, site services and the supply of raw materials for the junior

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    Nouveau Monde, Forge Nano partner to optimize graphite products for EVs

    October 7, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Nouveau Monde Graphite and Forge Nano signed a collaboration agreement that will allow Nouveau to use Forge Nano’s proprietary Atomic Laser Disposition-coating (ALD) technologies. In a press release, the companies explained that the coating of spherical graphite is the last process

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    GRAPHITE: Zen’s graphite aced university test

    August 10, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – A paper published in the journal Carbon shows that Zen Graphene Solutions’ trademarked Albany Pure graphite exfoliates more easily into graphene than the other materials in the market. The University of Connecticut researchers behind the study used an interfacial trapping exfoliation process which

  • GRAPHITE: Spherical graphite producers impacted by low demand

    July 20, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    UNITED KINGDOM – A report by Roskill states that low prices are having a significant impact on the profitability of spherical graphite producers. According to the market analyst, the price decline – which has hit a two year low, with FOB

  • GRAPHITE: Nouveau Monde lands $20M financing with Pallinghurst

    July 15, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nouveau Monde Graphite (NMG) has announced a $20-million financing with the Pallinghurst Group to advance its Matawinie graphite property, as well as for general working capital purposes. The deal includes a $15-million convertible bond subscription agreement, accruing interest

  • GRAPHITE: Nouveau Monde gets BAPE report, lands fed funding

    June 30, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nouveau Monde has received $1.5 million in repayable funding from the federal government to help it optimize its process to manufacture spherical graphite. The company announced it had successfully commissioned a demonstration plant to produce spherical graphite from

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    Energy Metals Snapshot: Eight companies powering the future

    April 9, 2020 by Magda Gardner

    Growing moves by governments and organizations to set a price on carbon emissions have set up a prospective niche market in battery metals exploration and development. Lithium, cobalt, graphite and vanadium are directly applicable to energy storage, while nickel and

  • GRAPHITE: Northern Graphite secures financing for Bissett Creek

    March 24, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Northern Graphite (GRR) has announced that it will sell a 1% gross revenue royalty on its Bissett Creek project to Electric Royalties (ERL) for $500,000 in cash and 2 million common shares of ERL. Under the terms of the

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    GRAPHITE: Nouveau Monde grows Matawinie resources

    March 19, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nouveau Monde Graphite has released updated resources for the West Zone deposit at its Matawinie graphite project, 150 km north of Montreal. Updated measured and indicated resources increased by 25%, to 120.3 million tonnes grading 4.26% carbon graphite