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PGM PROJECTS: Noront resuming exploration in Ring of Fire

  • Date: 06-08-20
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Sudbury Star

Noront Resources is reopening one of its mining sites in the Ring of Fire and mobilizing its team to resume exploration activities.

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AUTO SALES: New car registrations to see first rise this year

New UK car registrations went up in July for the first time this year, according to the motor industry.

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PGM PRODUCERS: ROYAL BAFOKENG PLATINUM LIMITED - Condensed Consolidated Interim Results for the six months ended 30 June 2020

  • Date: 04-08-20
  • Category: PGM PRODUCERS
  • Source: Royal Bafokeng Platinum

The sudden and unprecedented shock caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted all areas of business and society,affecting our employees, their families, friends and loved ones. RBPlat implemented measures designed to manage the impact and spread of the virus by continuing our operations within the broader national guidelines, as well as our own health and safety framework, while also limiting the economic impact on the community through our community support programme

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AUTO SALES: China’s Vehicle Sales Rise for Fourth Month With Outbreak Easing

  • Date: 04-08-20
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

Vehicle sales advanced for a fourth straight month in China, with an easing in the coronavirus pandemic allowing buyers to gradually return to showrooms.

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HYDROGEN: Green hydrogen economy assessment for US, Europe

  • Date: 04-08-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: PV Magazine

A new report by the International Council on Clean Transportation provides forecasts for green hydrogen prices by 2050. The group claims to have included system costs that have been ignored in green hydrogen economy assessments thus far. Average green hydrogen prices, however, will almost be halved in the United States and Europe.

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PGM PROJECTS: Group Ten Metals Reports 7.1 g/t Platinum, Palladium, and Gold in Early Results at Stillwater West, Announces Arrival of Drill

  • Date: 04-08-20
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Junior Mining Network

Group Ten Metals Inc. is pleased to provide an exploration update from its flagship Stillwater West platinum group element, nickel, copper, cobalt, and gold ("PGE-Ni-Cu-Co + Au") project in Montana, USA, including the start of an Induced Polarization ("IP") geophysical survey, arrival of the drill rig and crew, and assay results from geological mapping programs completed in the past weeks at earlier stage targets.

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NORNICKEL: Nornickel power plant fire kills 1; ops continue

  • Date: 03-08-20
  • Category: NORNICKEL
  • Source: Fastmarkets

A brief fire outbreak at one of Russian multi-metal miner Nornickel’s Arctic power plants resulted in one worker's death, the company said on Monday August 3.

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ELECTRIC VEHICLES: Economic recovery packages in response to COVID-19: Another push for electric vehicles in Europe?

Italy is the latest country in Europe to announce greater financial aids for the purchase of new cars. It follows in the footsteps of France, Germany, Spain, and Austria, which launched similar stimulus packages to boost new car purchases and, as a result, the local automotive economy. This comes at a time where economies worldwide have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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