Latest Salar de Atacama Stories

2014-04-02 12:23:04

SANTIAGO, Chile, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile S.A. (SQM) (NYSE: SQM; Santiago Stock Exchange: SQM-A, SQM-B) announced today its preliminary evaluation of the effects on the Company's productive facilities of the earthquake that occurred last night in Northern Chile. -- There were no accidents or injuries involving personnel at SQM's productive facilities. -- The earthquake was approximately 200 kilometers from our operations in...

2011-04-27 08:00:00

NEW YORK, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mammoth Energy Group Inc. (PINK: MMTE), a lithium and alternative energy mining company, announced today that it intends to increase its investment and intends to acquire a total of 3500 Hectares or approximately 8645 acres in the Salar de Maricunga located near Copiapo, Chile. "Once the Salar de Maricunga, our first acquisition, is completed we will focus on the roll out of additional acquisitions across Chile and Argentina that we have been...

2009-11-30 08:40:00

LIMA, Peru, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Li3 Energy, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: LIEG; "Li3 Energy") is pleased to announce it has signed a letter of intent to acquire Puna Lithium Corporation ("Puna"). Puna has an option to acquire up to an aggregate eighty percent (80%) interest in 123,000 acres of prime Chilean salar ground located across 9 Chilean salars, including the producing Salar de Atacama where Sociedad de Chile SC has production facilities. The Salar de Atacama currently...

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