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.
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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.
VANCOUVER (Resource Investing News) — In an attempt to clear the air, China has issued a ruling that requires 30 per cent of all government vehicle purchases to be for alternative energy vehicles by 2016. The country’s multi-year subsidies and other incentives for energy-efficient vehicles will provide the alternative energy
NEW YORK (Ben Kramer-Miller/Seeking Alpha) — The Lac Knife project contains a large (1.8 million tonne) high grade (15%+) graphite deposit, has been the subject of both a preliminary economic assessment and a more recent feasibility study, both of which indicate that the project is economical at current market prices.
TORONTO (Henry Lazenby/Miningweekly.com) — Emerging Canadian graphite producer Focus Graphite said it was now the frontrunner in a group of project developers aiming to diversify the global dependence on Chinese-supplied graphite, reporting the positive results on Wednesday of a feasibility study carried out on its flagship Lac Knife project in
VANCOUVER (Charlotte McLeod/Graphite Investing News) — Summer is often a quiet time for resource companies, but for Focus Graphite, it’s shaping up to be anything but? Why? This morning, the company released the results of a feasibility study for its Quebec-based Lac Knife flake graphite deposit, and the results appear
Highlights: $383 million NPV; 30.1% IRR; operating costs of $441 per tonne OTTAWA, Ontario (June 25th, 2014) – Focus Graphite Inc. (TSX-V:FMS; OTCQX:FCSMF; FRANKFURT:FKC) (“Focus” or the “Company”) is pleased to report the results of its Feasibility Study (“FS”) for the Lac Knife Project performed by Met-Chem Canada Inc. The