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Tesla Completes Hawaii Storage Project That Sells Solar at Night
Tesla Inc. has completed a solar project in Hawaii that incorporates batteries to sell power in the evening, part of a push by the electric car maker to provide more green power to the grid. March 8, 2017

Lithium: The Fuel of the Green Revolution
Great infographic if you want an overview of lithium, its uses, production, prices and more. February 14, 2017

Orocobre Operational Report
Our soon-to-be partner, Orocobre, has released its latest operational report. See pages 2 and 7 for a comment on Advantage Lithium. January 30, 2017

Betting big on lithium
Luke Kissam, Albemarle CEO, discusses the demand for lithium due to the growing need for batteries. January 12, 2017

Ford launching seven new electric cars, including hybrid Mustang
On Tuesday Ford confirmed that it will be launching seven new electrified vehicles within the next five years and that one of them will be a hybrid version of the Mustang. January 4, 2017

The new OPEC: Who will supply the lithium needed to run the future’s electric cars?
The automotive industry's focus on electrification has accelerated in 2016. Volkswagen Chairman Herbert Deiss told CNBC at the Paris Motor Show in November that "electric mobility will take off by 2020. December 30, 2016

Investors Get Ready for the Coming Electric Car Revolution
The car of the future will be electric, connected and, eventually, self-driving. But where does that leave the car industry of the future? December 13, 2016

Here’s everything you need to know about Tesla’s home battery
Shareholders voted in favor of Tesla buying SolarCity in a deal worth about $2 billion on Thursday, placing greater importance on Tesla’s at-home battery. November 22, 2016

The World's Largest Lithium Supplier, Albemarle Corporation, Delivers Solid Q3 Earnings Growth
The world's largest supplier of lithium, reported third-quarter earnings on Monday, Nov. 7. Like fellow big lithium player FMC Corp. -- which reported last week -- the Charlotte, N.C.-based specialty company's earnings continue to benefit from strength in its lithium business. November 14, 2016

Chile holds line on lithium exploration limits
Good news for Argentina’s lithium sector as Chile refuses to turn on the exploration tap. Our Stella Marys project in Argentina is right beside Orrocobre’s shallow, high-grade resource at Salinas Grandes. November 2, 2016

Video on Batteries, Lithium & North America’s only Lithium Mine
Great video on battery production, lithium and Albemarle’s Silver Peak mine in Clayton Valley, Nevada – next to Advantage Lithium’s Clayton NE project where we’ve intersected lithium brines and have water rights. November 2, 2016

Energy Metal Demand to Outpace Output in Wake of 20 Bn Battery Build Revolution
Benchmark Mineral Intelligence Simon Moores, cites research showing more than $20-billion currently committed to creating new, or expanding existing lithium- (Li-) ion battery cell plants. October 14, 2016

Electric car revolution brightens outlook for a medley of metals
Electric cars such as the Nissan Leaf may look no different from the standard family runaround. But the new materials that go into them could revolutionize the market for metals used in the industry, opening up a new field for commodities investors. October 5, 2016

Tesla Wins Massive Contract to Help Power the California Grid
Tesla just won a bid to supply grid-scale power in Southern California to help prevent electricity shortages following the biggest natural gas leak in U.S. history. The Powerpacks, worth tens of millions of dollars, will be operational in record time—by the end of this year. September 15, 2016

Billionaire Sawiris Says Ready to Invest in Argentina, Brazil
Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris says he’s interested in investment opportunities in Argentina and Brazil, mainly in the mining and telecommunications industries. September 15, 2016

Podcast: Wealth Minerals Ltd CEO Henk Van Alphen on Chilean lithium salars
Wealth Minerals Ltd. (CVE:WML) (OTCMKTS:WMLLF) (FRA:EJZN) CEO Henk Van Alphen has pulled off some very astute transactions in acquiring some of the highest quality lithium salars in the Atacama region of Chile. He talks about his strategic alliances there, and what the potential is for shareholders of Wealth. September 2, 2016

Where Will The Gigafactory’s Lithium Come From?
Lithium is in focus as the ambitions of the world’s most high profile tech billionaire continue to captivate and infuriate the business pages. Elon Musk has built a cult of screaming followers and an equally vocal cult of screaming detractors while building the first 14% of the Gigafactory meant to be at the heart of his master plan. August 15, 2016

Elon Musk Says It’s ‘Pencils Down’ for Tesla’s Model 3
Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk told a roomful of reporters on Tuesday that the final designs for Tesla's $35,000 electric Model 3 were locked up two weeks ago, and the company is moving forward on schedule to start producing them next summer. That was just the beginning. July 27, 2016

Tesla Opens Gigafactory to Expand Battery Production, Sales
Sparks, Nev. (AP) -- It's Tesla Motors' biggest bet yet: a massive, $5 billion factory in the Nevada desert that could nearly double the world's production of lithium-ion batteries. Tesla officially opened its Gigafactory on Tuesday, a little more than two years after construction began. The factory is about 14 percent complete, but when it's finished, it will be about 10 million square feet, or about the size of 262 NFL football fields. That will make it one of the largest buildings in the world, July 26, 2016

Canadian lithium-ion battery maker Electrovaya racks up orders, cranks up German subsidiary: ‘We’ve taken off
The sprawling Electrovaya Inc. factory in Mississauga, Ont., looks more like a graveyard for prototype electric cars than the clean, green future of our battery-powered planet. The plant is about 90 per cent empty. A locker room for hundreds of workers lies abandoned. Nearby sit four green “Maya 2000” electric cars., July 7, 2016