Latest Rare earth mineral Stories
The clean energy economy of the future hinges on a lot of things, chief among them the availability of the scores of rare earth minerals and other elements used to make everything from photovoltaic panels and cell phone displays to the permanent magnets in cutting edge new wind generators.
TSX: RES & NYSE AMEX: REE -- Three areas located in western half of district enriched in europium, terbium, dysprosium and gadolinium -- Some of the highest heavy rare-earth grades reported from North American deposits -- New REE discovery at East Taylor (55 feet @ 3.38% and 55 feet @ 7.84% REO) -- Drilling program and re-assaying of key HREE-enriched drill holes in progress LAKEWOOD, CO,...
Researchers from Japan say they have discovered vast deposits of rare earth minerals on the sea floor, minerals that are in high demand and used for modern gadgets and computers.
BATON ROUGE, La., May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The benefits of Albemarle Corporation's (NYSE: ALB) low rare earth technology (LRT) catalysts have been brought into sharp focus as the selling price of rare earth minerals continues to skyrocket.
SALT LAKE CITY, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Garb Oil & Power Corporation ("Garb") (Pink Sheets: GARB) has technology and know-how to facilitate the extraction of Rare Earth Minerals from Electronic Waste. Garb plans to build 30 EWaste plants across the United States by 2015, which recover rare earth minerals from consumer electronic waste.
Adding to its embargo of mineral shipments to Japan, the New York Times reports that China has now also blocked some of those mineral shipments to the United States and Europe, according to three industry officials this week.
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