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Ag Metal Miner

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  • The U.S. Moves To Ease Dependence On Foreign Rare Earths

    Published 07 October 2020 | viewed 2,856 times

    Late last month, President Donald Trump issued an executive order that seeks to curb U.S. dependence on foreign sources of critical minerals. Chief among those…

  • Problems Are Piling Up For Oil Majors

    Published 07 October 2020 | viewed 11,701 times

    Consumers reacted to earlier lockdowns and continued pandemic restrictions, leading to a massive drop in demand. On the other hand, prices initially collapsed after Saudi…

  • U.S. Firm Looks To Gain Ground In India’s Energy Storage Market

    Published 01 October 2020 | viewed 3,267 times

    India’s renewable energy sector, the fourth-most attractive renewable energy market in the world today, is all set to get a new player. U.S.-based ArcVera Renewables, which…

  • Import Costs Rise As U.S.-China Trade Spat Escalates

    Published 28 September 2020 | viewed 2,129 times

    We have written in previous posts about volatility this year in the logistics market adding to buyers’ delivery and import cost uncertainty. At other times,…

  • Can The UK Auto Industry Bounce Back?

    Published 28 September 2020 | viewed 9,053 times

    We may be coming out of the first pandemic lockdown and business does, broadly, appear to be picking up; however, but some sections of manufacturing,…

  • Copper Prices Are Soaring On Growing Battery Metal Demand

    Published 11 September 2020 | viewed 12,935 times

    A fair part of the bull story for copper this year has been supply-side fears. The world’s largest mines are in South America, which has…

  • The Battery Breakthrough That Could Transform An Entire Industry

    Published 28 August 2020 | viewed 13,136 times

    A team of researchers in India has introduced an eco-friendly and energy-efficient battery that is being touted as “the future” of batteries — not only…

  • India To Propose World Solar Bank

    Published 27 August 2020 | viewed 3,100 times

    India will propose a World Solar Bank at the World Solar Technology Summit organized by the International Solar Alliance (ISA) in September, the Business Standard reported. Stay…

  • What Role Will Hydrogen Play In The EU’s Future?

    Published 18 July 2020 | viewed 12,753 times

    The media — at least in Europe — seems to be abuzz with talk about green hydrogen. As an energy source, backers envision hydrogen powering…

  • Record High U.S. Crude Inventories Threaten Oil Rally

    Published 09 July 2020 | viewed 21,722 times

    Anyone connected or exposed to the dynamics of the oil price must be wondering if the recovery in the oil price is sustainable and, indeed,…

  • India Launches Its First Natural Gas Exchange

    Published 22 June 2020 | viewed 11,372 times

    India launched its first natural gas exchange earlier this week. The Indian Gas Exchange (IGX) is a nationwide, online delivery-based gas trading platform for delivery of natural…

  • India Takes Big Leap In Solar Development With $6 Billion Deal

    Published 17 June 2020 | viewed 18,114 times

    India’s onward march to boost its renewable energy capacity and build domestic capacity for making solar equipment got fresh impetus when Adani Green Energy Ltd won a…

  • India’s Solar Power Industry Is Hurting From Covid-19

    Published 06 June 2020 | viewed 18,487 times

    The COVID-19 pandemic has taken its toll on India’s solar power program. According to a new report from ETEnergyWorld, India was able to add only…

  • Car Sales Fall To 10-Year Low

    Published 11 April 2020 | viewed 60,501 times

    An article in the Financial Times reviews the fortunes of parts makers Infineon (formerly part of Siemens), Continental and Osram, all of whom suffered last…

  • Is Oil Heading To $10?

    Published 30 March 2020 | viewed 71,681 times

    Popular investor inclination may be that after such a dramatic fall, the oil price has to bounce back, that investor sentiment on the downside was…

  • Tesla Plans To Ditch Cobalt In New Batteries

    Published 12 March 2020 | viewed 14,269 times

    Reuters recently reported on Tesla’s announcement that it is in advanced talks to use batteries from China’s Contemporary Amperex Technology Co Ltd (CATL) that contain no cobalt specifically for use in…

  • Which Industries Will Be Hit Hardest By Europe’s Green Deal?

    Published 29 January 2020 | viewed 12,781 times

    Heard of Europe’s Green Deal? No? That may not be surprising, as it was only announced last month. While it sounds like the latest fruit…

  • What Is Holding Back India’s Solar Boom?

    Published 25 January 2020 | viewed 16,840 times

    Indian solar energy story marked a new milestone after India topped the Asia Pacific Region (APAC) for solar photovoltaic (PV) tenders in December 2019. According…

  • The European Auto Industry Is Racing To Ditch Diesel

    Published 29 December 2019 | viewed 28,671 times

    As if the downturn due to a trade-war-induced slowdown in China were not enough, the European automotive industry is facing the challenge of a rapid…

  • Europe Looks To Become An Electric Vehicle Battery Hub

    Published 05 December 2019 | viewed 9,768 times

    Europe is sometimes — often, even — chided for its slow decision-making, which is seen by many as a product of being a “Club of…

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