Sibanye-Stillwater secures entry into the battery metals sector through a partnership with and investment into Keliber, a leading European lithium company

Sibanye-Stillwater (Tickers JSE: SSW and NYSE: SBSW – https://www.commodity-tv.com/ondemand/companies/profil/sibanye-stillwater-ltd/) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an investment agreement with Keliber Oy (“Keliber”)(the “Transaction”). The Transaction is expected to be implemented in March 2021, subject to the approval by the South African Reserve Bank. INVESTMENT RATIONALE Keliber’s wholly owned, advanced lithium project, the Read more about Sibanye-Stillwater secures entry into the battery metals sector through a partnership with and investment into Keliber, a leading European lithium company[…]

World’s first zero carbon lithium extraction project to start in Germany

EIT InnoEnergy, the European innovation engine for sustainable energy, has announced a partnership with Vulcan Energy Resources Limited (Vulcan), a start-up lithium exploration company, to produce the World’s first completely carbon neutral lithium in Germany. The partnership is part of Europe’s strategic industry initiative, the European Battery Alliance, aimed at building an independent, sustainable, and Read more about World’s first zero carbon lithium extraction project to start in Germany[…]

Anergis and Virometix Announce Research Collaboration to Use Synthetic Virus-Like Particles for Ultra-Fast Allergy Immunotherapy

Anergis SA, a company developing Contiguous Overlapping Peptides (COPs) for ultra-fast allergy immunotherapy, and Virometix AG, a company developing a new generation of vaccines and immunotherapeutic drugs, announced today that they have entered into a research collaboration. The study will be conducted at the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research (HZI, Braunschweig, Germany) as part of Read more about Anergis and Virometix Announce Research Collaboration to Use Synthetic Virus-Like Particles for Ultra-Fast Allergy Immunotherapy[…]

Standard Lithium Successfully Commissioned Demonstration Plant Despite COVID-19

After Standard Lithium (TSXV: SLL) (OTCQX: STLHF) (FRA: S5L) managed to close an almost two times oversubscribed C$12.1M capital raise on February 21, 2020, the company is financed at least into the “Proof of Concept” completion of the demonstration plant, and the subsequent consummation of the formal Joint Venture with LANXESS. The timing couldn’t have Read more about Standard Lithium Successfully Commissioned Demonstration Plant Despite COVID-19[…]

NSK helps casting shop save over €100,000 a year

A change of bearing type on the carousel of a casting line, coupled with a small recommended design change, has led to savings of €100,095 per annum at a leading manufacturer of gas turbine blades after it began experiencing bearing failures every six weeks. Due to the short service lifetime demonstrated by its existing bearings, Read more about NSK helps casting shop save over €100,000 a year[…]