Mark Gordon

Protean Energy's strategy is to build a vertically integrated vanadium business, with the upstream including the 490 Mlb V2O5/18.4 Mlb U3O8 Daejon Vanadium-Uranium Deposit in South Korea, and with downstream activities concentrating on the commercialisation of the proprietary V-KOR vanadium redox flow battery stack technology and the development of a... Show More

Mark Gordon

Lithium demand forecasts by several parties have been dramatically increased recently, driven largely by the expected growth in the use of electric cars driving demand for lithium-ion batteries. 2025 demand forecasts range between 500,000t and 1,000,000 LCE, multiples of the current demand of ~220,000t. Ideally placed to take advantage of... Show More

Canaccord Genuity

In this sector report we attempt to quantify the impact on demand for graphite from the rapidly growing Lithium-ion battery ("Li-B") sector. A major increase in installed Li-B capacity to 2025 is anticipated to drive a major increase in demand for graphite. Based on our modelled growth in the Li-B... Show More

Marcus Tuck

A recent technical breakthrough in battery research has raised the possibility of a next-generation battery with at least twice the power storage capacity of existing lithium-ion cells. It is still some way from commercialization, but the early signs are promising. As reported in the Economist, the new battery is the... Show More

Livewire News

The Telegraph’s (UK) business editor, Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, has claimed the “Holy Grail of energy policy is in sight” in his latest article. “The world's next energy revolution is probably no more than five or ten years away.” Energy storage has the potential to transform power generations and grid infrastructure around... Show More