Consulting analysts in tomorrow’s commodities and technologies

News

PGM PROJECTS: PolyMet will appeal permit ruling to Minnesota Supreme Court for mine in Lake Superior watershed

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — PolyMet Mining Inc. said Thursday it will ask the Minnesota Supreme Court to overturn a ruling that canceled three permits needed for its proposed copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota.

View full story

PGM PROJECTS: Surging palladium and rhodium prices good news for Ivanplats

  • Date: 15-01-20
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Mining Review

Ivanhoe Mines’ South African subsidiary, Ivanplats, is fast-tracking a feasibility study on a smaller-scale, early-stage development plan using Shaft 1 as a production shaft at its Platreef palladium, platinum, nickel, copper, gold and rhodium mining licence in South Africa.

View full story

PGM PROJECTS: Court Decision on MN Mining Permits Could Set Precedent

  • Date: 15-01-20
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Public News Service

ST. PAUL, Minn. - The future of a proposed copper-nickel mine for northern Minnesota is uncertain after an appeals court reversed the approval of key permits. One expert says the ruling could have a lasting effect.

View full story

PGM PROJECTS: PTM awaits Waterberg mining right, welcomes higher palladium price

  • Date: 15-01-20
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Mining Weekly

TSX- and NYSE-listed Platinum Group Metals (PTM) achieved several business objectives in 2019, including the approval of a definitive feasibility study (DFS) for its 50%-owned Waterberg palladium project, in South Africa.

View full story

PGM PROJECTS: Platinum Group Metals Ltd. Reports First Quarter Results

  • Date: 14-01-20
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Platinum Group Metals Ltd

Vancouver, British Columbia and Johannesburg, South Africa--(Newsfile Corp. - January 14, 2020) - Platinum Group Metals Ltd. (TSX: PTM) (NYSE American: PLG) ("Platinum Group" "PTM" or the "Company") reports the Company's financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2019 and provides a summary of recent events and outlook.

View full story

PGM PROJECTS: BWCA Win: Minnesota Court Rejects Mining Permits

Courts dealt a major victory to environmentalists in the years-long battle over mining near Minnesota’s Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

View full story

PGM PROJECTS: Court reverses PolyMet's key DNR permits; calls for contested case hearing

The Minnesota Court of Appeals dealt a blow to the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine Monday, overturning three key state permits that had been issued to the project — and requiring the state to conduct a hearing before it works to reissue those permits.

View full story

PGM PROJECTS: PolyMet permit reversal is disappointing

  • Date: 13-01-20
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Duluth News Tribune

After 15 long and trying years of scientific study, environmental safeguarding, exhaustive public review, and more — all in accordance with state law — PolyMet, understandably, was “disappointed” this week after the Minnesota Court of Appeals stripped away key permits it needs to open Minnesota’s first copper-nickel mine.

View full story