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Tesla to build lithium hydroxide refinery in Texas

Tesla to build lithium hydroxide refinery in Texas

First OEM to enter lithium supply chain

Energy Minerals News

28 SEPTEMBER 2020
Hard rock lithium has edge over brine, says BMI

Hard rock lithium has edge over brine, says BMI

Cheaper conversion costs give hard rock producers the edge.

Events Coverage

22 SEPTEMBER 2020
BMI slates LME-Fastmarkets lithium benchmark

BMI slates LME-Fastmarkets lithium benchmark

The LME's drive to establish a single lithium price at odds with market mechanics

Energy Minerals News

06 NOVEMBER 2019
Global EV sales surge

Global EV sales surge

Rho Motion flags battery supply chain as the biggest risk to large-scale EV adoption

Energy Minerals News

12 AUGUST 2019
Front-row view of Chile's lithium scene

Front-row view of Chile's lithium scene

Jose Hofer brings SQM, Chilean government experience to forecasting

Critical Perspective

04 APRIL 2019
Challenging cobalt price environment to persist

Challenging cobalt price environment to persist

Benchmark's Caspar Rawles gives his view of the market going forward

Critical Perspective

07 MARCH 2019
Value stocks in the battery space: fact or fiction?

Value stocks in the battery space: fact or fiction?

Graphite and vanadium companies could offer cheap options in London and Australia

Capital markets

07 MARCH 2019
Africa could soon get to 15% of world lithium supply

Africa could soon get to 15% of world lithium supply

Benchmark's Andy Leyland on African battery projects and the struggling platinum industry

Leader Interviews

19 FEBRUARY 2019
Oil majors coming to energy metals

Oil majors coming to energy metals

Benchmark analyst says multi-nationals looking at long-term energy trends still keen on battery tech...

Leader Interviews

08 JANUARY 2019
"Mining companies are really becoming bespoke makers of chemicals"

"Mining companies are really becoming bespoke makers of chemicals"

McKinsey specialist Ken Hoffman says miners becoming chemists

Leadership

26 NOVEMBER 2018
Indonesian nickel-cobalt mines to have big impact

Indonesian nickel-cobalt mines to have big impact

Q&A: Benchmark's Simon Moores says upcoming Ni-Co projects in Indonesia could stop supply fears

Energy Minerals News

07 NOVEMBER 2018
Pricing firms make lithium pitches to LME

Pricing firms make lithium pitches to LME

Summaries of the Benchmark, Argus and Metal Bulletin (now Fastmarkets) lithium LME pitches

Energy Minerals News

31 OCTOBER 2018