Triparty push for platinum

Triparty push for platinum

Nickel-copper-PGE exploration to kick off in WA's Wheatbelt.

Exploration

27 MAY 2020
Battery waste to try and energise crops

Battery waste to try and energise crops

Kojonup land lacking in zinc and manganese, making it ideal for the trial.

Exploration

22 MAY 2020
Mixed results from mixed metal dust tests

Mixed results from mixed metal dust tests

Results encouraging enough for Lithium Australia to commit to next stage of testing.

Soluna to power Browns Range camp

Soluna to power Browns Range camp

Bauk and Griffin team up to power Browns Range camp.

Very small leap to China

Very small leap to China

VSPC hopes to develop its own 5000tpa cathode powder production plant in the future.

Design / Build

07 MAY 2020
LieNA gets protection

LieNA gets protection

Lithium processing technology gets patent protection.

LieNA in waiting

LieNA in waiting

LieNA bypasses the roasting stage to target fine spodumene otherwise ending up as waste.

Logistics

26 FEBRUARY 2020
LieNA ready to disrupt

LieNA ready to disrupt

The LieNA process uses caustic digestion and acid leaching but bypasses roasting.

Innovation

13 FEBRUARY 2020
Tram batteries on the fast track

Tram batteries on the fast track

VSPC will develop fast-charge lithium-ion batteries for trams.

Innovation

12 FEBRUARY 2020
Griffin takes bigger slice of Envirostream

Griffin takes bigger slice of Envirostream

Griffin says recycling spent lithium-ion batteries helps safeguard the environment.

Supply chain management

07 FEBRUARY 2020
Government chips in for lithium-ferro-phosphate

Government chips in for lithium-ferro-phosphate

VSPC awarded grant to further LFP-making technology.

Patents pending

Patents pending

Both processes optimise the recovery of lithium from low-tenor solutions.

Sustainability

14 JANUARY 2020