(Ryan Whitwam/GEEK.com) — There’s a lot of hand-wringing in developed nations over the availability of fossil fuels and internet bandwidth, but in some places even having enough clean drinking water is a struggle. Engineers at the University of Houston and MIT are trying to make desalination (removing the salt from
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NEW YORK (New York Times) — After pitting five potential host states against one another in a quest for hundreds of millions of dollars in incentives, Tesla Motors said Thursday that it had struck a deal with Nevada for construction of its sprawling factory to build batteries for electric cars
TAIPEI (Business Wire) — Ever since the policies of electric vehicle promotion are established all over the highly developed countries, battery technologies had become the key to solve the stability issue of the electric vehicles. After the alliance of Tesla and Panasonic, Aleees(F-5227), the biggest electric bus manufacturer in Taiwan,
NEW YORK (Fortune magazine) — Envisioning bright days ahead, battery makers are boosting performance, power and reliability through intensive innovation at the cellular level. Focus Graphite is among the companies behind the latest innovations.
TORONTO (Henry Lazenby/Miningweekly.com) — A wave of new graphite producers that has recently started, or will start production in the coming years, will participate in a significantly different market than that witnessed over the last several decades, as new technology is set to turn the status quo on its head.
TORONTO (Peter Epstein/InvestorIntel) — Focus Graphite’s Don Baxter, President and COO, tells InvestorIntel that the Lac Knife graphite mine could be up and running in 2016. Mr. Baxter also believes that global demand for graphite could be stronger than currently forecast.
Grafoid Inc. – A Complete Solutions Graphene Company – Officially Opens its Kingston, Ontario MesoGraf™ Production Facilities
Creating 160 Technology Jobs Generating $32 Million in Local Economic Benefits OTTAWA — Aug. 20, 2014 — Grafoid Inc., Canada’s supplier and the producer of high purity, high energy density graphene officially opened its Kingston, Ontario production facilities today in a ceremony attended by civic, provincial and federal representatives. In
TORONTO (Alessandro Bruno/InvestorIntel) — Focus Graphite is developing one of the most important graphite projects in North America at Lac Knife, Que. Grafoid Inc. is Focus Graphite’s graphene research and development partner. It is not surprising, therefore, that Grafoid will join other Canadian and international advanced technology companies in setting
Weighs lower-cost options for tandem financing of mine/plant and purification facilities for high value “battery grade” graphite production OTTAWA (Aug. 8, 2014) – Focus Graphite Inc., sole owner of the Lac Knife, Quebec, high purity graphite deposit, announced today that the Feasibility Report prepared in accordance with National Instrument 43-101
LONDON (Simon Moores) — Independent researcher Simon Moores takes a closeup look at the raw materials required (graphite, lithium,cobalt) for the partnership between Tesla Motors and Panasonic to build the world’s largest lithium-ion battery gigafactory in the United States. Tesla has pledged to source its raw materials from North America.