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First Cobalt awarded US cobalt research funding

First Cobalt awarded US cobalt research funding

Research deal to seek improved processing route

Energy Minerals News

28 APRIL 2021
North America playing catch-up on nickel and cobalt

North America playing catch-up on nickel and cobalt

Growing markets but challenging times for nickel and cobalt developers

Energy Minerals News

09 MARCH 2021
First Cobalt to start cobalt refinery commissioning in 2021

First Cobalt to start cobalt refinery commissioning in 2021

Financing next step for cobalt refinery

Energy Minerals News

03 MARCH 2021
First Cobalt releases cobalt refinery feasibility

First Cobalt releases cobalt refinery feasibility

Feasibility could result in North American cobalt sulphate production

First Cobalt able to process different feedstocks

First Cobalt able to process different feedstocks

Covid-19-driven economic uncertainty not expected to impact First Cobalt's ability to finance plant

Energy Minerals News

30 MARCH 2020
Awareness alone won't boost US critical minerals production

Awareness alone won't boost US critical minerals production

Critical minerals on US agenda but explorers still need finance

Politics

01 NOVEMBER 2019
First Cobalt finds new cobalt zone

First Cobalt finds new cobalt zone

Cobalt find 1.5km from Iron Creek deposit

Energy Minerals News

30 OCTOBER 2019
Poor equity market drags on First Cobalt

Poor equity market drags on First Cobalt

Company waiting to finance to resume drilling as Glencore refinery deal advances

Events Coverage

13 SEPTEMBER 2019
Glencore to invest US$45M for cobalt refinery restart

Glencore to invest US$45M for cobalt refinery restart

Aim to become first cobalt producer in North America.

Energy Minerals News

26 AUGUST 2019
First Cobalt spikes on first sulphate product

First Cobalt spikes on first sulphate product

Critical milestone brings Canadian miner closer to cash flow

Energy Minerals News

04 APRIL 2019
Studies support refinery restart: First Cobalt

Studies support refinery restart: First Cobalt

Company plans to supply the American market

Feasibility

11 OCTOBER 2018
First Cobalt to acquire US Cobalt

First Cobalt to acquire US Cobalt

Combined company will be leading non-DRC cobalt player

M&A

14 MARCH 2018