Miners must invest in critical minerals or risk energy transition

The world’s biggest miners need to aggressively invest in critical metals or will hold back the global energy transition away from fossil fuels, a new report shows. According to PwC’s 19th annual review of the top 40 mining companies, which examines global trends in the industry, future success will depend on whether global miners can take a […]

Federal budget has welcome news for Canadian mining exploration for critical minerals

The new federal budget presented this past week has some  welcome nuggets for the mining exploration industry. The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) said it was pleased with the “unprecedented support and extensive measures” which includes $80 million for a public geoscience and exploration program, along with an improved tax deal for critical minerals related to […]

Canadian miners cheer Ottawa’s critical minerals budget plan

Canadian miners say Ottawa’s plan to spend C$3.8 billion ($3.02 billion) to boost domestic production of lithium, copper and other strategic minerals should help propel the country’s efforts to become a key part of the global electric vehicle supply chain.