Eos Energy Storage and New York's Con Edison have teamed up to test a new zinc-air battery that Eos claims can provide grid-scale energy storage at "unprecedentedly" low prices.
Using zinc to galvanize steel is an effective and economical way to improve the performance of steel and ensure its longevity.
Trevali Mining is now in possession of an operations permit for its Caribou mine and concentrate plant, situated in New Brunswick's Bathurst Mining Camp.
Some Peruvian projects have been affected by local troubles, but zinc miners on the whole look strong.
Tinka Resources Ltd. (TSXV:TK) provided the results from holes A13-04 and A13-05, located at its Peru-based Ayawilca project, commenting that it drilled 60 meters of 7.75-percent zinc (including 24 meters of 13.85-percent zinc and 46.5 g/t silver) and 29 meters of 7.05-percent zinc.
Donner Metals Ltd. (TSXV:DON) announced that drill results from the McLeod Deep Zone, released by its partner and project operator, Glencore Xstrata plc (LSE:GLEN), include 9.49-percent zinc, 1.75-percent copper, 52.96-percent silver and 1.03 g/t gold over 34.8 meters.
Trevali Mining Corporation (TSX:TV,LMA:TV,OTCQX:TREVF,FWB4TI) entered into a letter of engagement with Dundee Securities Ltd. Dundee has agreed to purchase a bought-deal private placement basis of 16,667,000 common shares for total gross proceeds of $10,000,200, at a price of $0.60 per share.
Trevali Mining Corporation (TSX:TV,LMA:TV,OTCQX:TREVF,FWB:4TI) provided a production update on its Santander Mine in Peru, and announced changes to its management team . The Company expects to commence crushing rock, to fill the base of the Fine Mill Feed Bin, over the next several days with mineralized material processing and production to follow thereafter.
Trevali Mining (TSX:TV) VP Investor Relations and Corporate Communications Steve Stakiw spoke with the Investing News Network at PDAC in Toronto on milestones in 2013 and on zinc fundamentals looking very bullish due to a crunch in supply.
Zazu Metals (TSX:ZAZ) President Matthew Ford spoke with the Investing News Network during PDAC in Toronto on Alaska as a great mining jurisdiction because it has a "very resource-focused economy."
Canadian Zinc (TSX:CZN) Chairman and CEO, John Kearney, spoke with the Investing News Network during PDAC in Toronto on the positive outlook for zinc over the next two to three years.
MetalBulletin reported that BNP Paribas' Stephen Briggs believes that while zinc is widely thought to have a positive medium-term outlook, that is "tending to disappear" as pipeline projects replace recently closed zinc mines.
FastMarkets reported that zinc is up about 0.6 percent, noting that in the sell off that has taken place recently it is the only metal that has breached the low that it hit in April.
MetalBulletin reported that London Metal Exchange warehouses received large deliveries of zinc, with a delivery of 92,000 tonnes in Antwerp bringing the port's total zinc inventories up to 192,875 tonnes.
Shanghai Metals Market reported that SHFE zinc prices moved higher after Chinese April trading data boosted the Shanghai Composite Index. SHFE zinc prices later fell, only to rebound on the back of rising LME zinc prices.