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Why you shouldn’t be in a hurry to change phones 

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/67666912.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst


Public meeting on rare-earths, other critical materials

https://dailyjournalonline.com/community/democrat-news/news/public-meeting-on-rare-earths-other-critical-materials/article_1172c635-0f6f-5219-83c0-1c12b54deb31.html


Despite attacks, Afghan leader touts investment at Davos

https://www.france24.com/en/20190123-despite-attacks-afghan-leader-touts-investment-davos

 
Situation critical for critical metals

https://www.alaskahighwaynews.ca/business/situation-critical-for-critical-metals-1.23616293


Global energy transition powers surge in demand for metals

http://www.mining.com/global-energy-transition-powers-surge-demand-metals/


How the US lost the plot on rare earths

http://news.goldseek.com/GoldSeek/1548419186.php 

 
Aetna's high-performance permanent magnet is expected to achieve new breakthroughs in the market (needs google Trans)

http://newmat.chinaiol.com/xtcl/t/0125/32206967.html


Operation of rare earth permanent magnet materials industry in 2018

http://newmat.chinaiol.com/xtcl/t/0122/02206839.html


Endangered’ elements used to make mobile phones are running out quickly, scientists warn

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/mobile-phones-elements-periodic-table-endangered-chemicals-st-andrews-a8739921.html


The Catch No One’s Talking About: Renewable Energy Relies on Non-Renewable Resources

https://singularityhub.com/2019/01/18/the-catch-no-ones-talking-about-renewable-energy-relies-on-non-renewable-resources/#sm.000014jfqhvps1fi7w9q33vrh4dux


LG Chem joins global group for ethically sourced minerals

http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20190117000202


New blockchain pilot to address strategic mineral supply chain concerns

https://www.miningreview.com/new-blockchain-pilot-to-address-strategic-mineral-supply-chain-concerns/


Japan's massive development of the seabed "rare earth mine" (needs Google Trans)

http://newmat.chinaiol.com/xtcl/t/0116/01206596.html


Rare earths deja vu: Chinese crackdown = higher prices

https://www.investorideas.com/news/2019/main/01153RichardMills-China.asp

  

Rare Earth Elements Support Renewable Energy Technologies

http://uknow.uky.edu/research/rare-earth-elements-support-renewable-energy-technologies


Fraunhofer IKTS unveils alternative for PV home storage based on sodium-nickel-chloride

https://www.pv-magazine-australia.com/2019/01/13/fraunhofer-ikts-unveils-alternative-for-pv-home-storage-based-on-sodium-nickel-chloride/


Is a Global Rare Earths Shortage Imminent?

https://investingnews.com/daily/resource-investing/critical-metals-investing/rare-earth-investing/global-rare-earths-shortage/

 
Sodium-nickel-chloride battery could fit the bill for India

https://www.pv-magazine-india.com/2019/01/11/sodium-nickel-chloride-battery-could-fit-the-bill-for-india/


A Growing Crisis: Strategic Metal and Mineral Independence

https://www.theepochtimes.com/a-growing-crisis-strategic-metal-and-mineral-independence_2759566.html


Japan will officially develop South Bird, Okinawa Seabed Rare Earth Mine (need Google Trans)

http://newmat.chinaiol.com/xtcl/t/0110/19206378.html


Energy Storage Europe: Fraunhofer IKTS presents…

https://www.altenergymag.com/news/2019/01/10/energy-storage-europe-fraunhofer-ikts-presents-ceramic-battery-with-world-record-characteristics/30109/


Rare Metals From E-Waste

https://www.newswise.com/articles/rare-metals-from-e-waste


A look at BMW’s electric future, its impact on supply chain and sustainability

(*article gives RE enthusiasts some food for thought)

http://www.automotiveit.com/news/a-look-at-bmws-electric-future-its-impact-on-supply-chain-and-sustainability/


‘Every batch’ of rare earth exports faces oversight: ministry

http://c.newsnow.co.uk/A/968934620?-25453:12169

  

Rare Earths: BMW’s fifth-generation REE-free electric drivetrain 

https://roskill.com/news/rare-earths-bmws-fifth-generation-ree-free-electric-drivetrain/ 


Magnetized Microalgae Could be the Future of Medicine

https://www.advancedsciencenews.com/magnetized-microalgae-could-be-the-future-of-medicine/

 

Rare Earths market analysis from Roskill

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fhLCrDbULy4


The new Gold Rush

https://www.manilatimes.net/the-new-gold-rush/492488/

 
China poses biggest threat to U.S. economy, freedom

https://wcfcourier.com/opinion/columnists/guest_columnists/china-poses-biggest-threat-to-u-s-economy-freedom/article_781f884a-c3d5-56e9-997e-e4b8e0a63241.html


China's far side of the moon mission is just the start of its space ambitions

https://www.kitv.com/story/39736521/chinas-far-side-of-the-moon-mission-is-just-the-start-of-its-space-ambitions 


Russia approves reduction of rare earth metal mining tax (needs Google Trans)

http://newmat.chinaiol.com/xtcl/t/0104/17206176.html


Trade wars threaten supplies as investors eye rare earths in 2019

https://investorintel.com/sectors/technology-metals/technology-metals-intel/will-2019-be-the-year-rare-earth-elements-get-to-shine/ 


The Cleantech Revolution Fuels Market Demand for Rare Earth Metals

https://investingnews.com/innspired/cleantech-market-demand-for-rare-earth-metals/?mqsc=E4018092
 

Japan Discovered a Rare-Earth Mineral Deposit That Can Supply The World For Centuries

https://www.sciencealert.com/japan-discovered-a-rare-earth-mineral-deposit-that-can-supply-the-world-for-centuries


NOI issued for funding opportunity to improve REE and CM recovery from coal resources

https://www.worldcoal.com/coal/27122018/noi-issued-for-funding-opportunity-to-improve-ree-and-cm-recovery-from-coal-resources/


The Coming Scramble for Africa

https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/12/africa-china-united-states-foreign-policy-economic-development/


Risky Reliance: The US's Dependence on China for Rare Earth Minerals https://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2018/12/risky_reliance_the_uss_dependence_on_china_for_rare_earth_minerals.html#ixzz5aeHn5Nq2
 

Bacterial protein could help find materials for your next smartphone

https://phys.org/news/2018-12-bacterial-protein-materials-smartphone.html


Todays Market View - Metals slide on US dollar strength and Q4 GDP concerns (*Read the section on – “Rare earth producers neglected in EV expansion”)

https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/columns/sp-angel/30416/todays-market-view---metals-slide-on-us-dollar-strength-and-q4-gdp-concerns-30416.html


Rare Earths Outlook 2019: EV Production to Drive Demand

Rare Earths Outlook 2019: EV Production to Drive Demand 


Germany: Looking for rare earth substitutes for electric vehicle engines (needs Google Trans)

http://newmat.chinaiol.com/xtcl/s/1219/31205534.html


China’s Dominance in Rare Earths Threatens European Electric-Car Industry

https://www.theepochtimes.com/chinas-dominance-in-rare-earths-threatens-european-electric-car-industry_2740463.html
 

We Might Not Have Enough Materials for All the Solar Panels and Wind Turbines We Need

https://www.popularmechanics.com/science/energy/a25576543/renewable-limits-materials-dutch-ministry-infrastructure/


Raw materials: 'holy grail' of 21st century industrial policy

https://euobserver.com/opinion/143691


Australia plans deal with U.S. on 'critical minerals', hopes to boost its exports

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-resources-policy/australia-plans-deal-with-u-s-on-critical-minerals-hopes-to-boost-its-exports-idUSKBN1OB0J7


Fundamental shifts for rare earths following an electrified automotive industry

https://renewablesnow.com/news/fundamental-shifts-for-rare-earths-following-an-electrified-automotive-industry-636128/


Australia aims to become world li-ion battery manufacturing powerhouse

https://www.pv-magazine-australia.com/2018/12/11/australia-aims-to-become-world-li-ion-battery-manufacturing-powerhouse/


Importance of rare earth metals mining makes it into COP24

http://www.mining.com/importance-rare-earth-metals-mining-makes-cop24/


Losing licence to operate new and biggest threat to miners — EY

http://www.mining.com/losing-licence-operate-new-biggest-threat-miners-ey/


Roskill: Fundamental Shifts for Rare Earths Following an Electrified Automotive Industry

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/roskill-fundamental-shifts-for-rare-earths-following-an-electrified-automotive-industry-800153808.html


The (illegal) trade between China and North Korea returns

http://www.asianews.it/news-en/The-(illegal)-trade-between-China-and-North-Korea-returns-45659.html


Doubts Return About The Future Supply of Non-Chinese Rare Earths

https://www.forbes.com/sites/timtreadgold/2018/12/05/doubts-return-about-the-future-supply-of-non-chinese-rare-earths/?ss=innovation#15ff099149b8


Risky rocks: Open up US mines or let China control strategic minerals

https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/risky-rocks-open-up-us-mines-or-let-china-control-strategic-minerals


Trump’s Tariffs On China Kill Rare Earth Mining In US

https://www.continentaltelegraph.com/business/trumps-tariffs-on-china-kill-rare-earth-mining-in-us/ 


Pre-empting the next rare-earth crisis

https://www.windpowermonthly.com/article/1519221/pre-empting-next-rare-earth-crisis


Tariffs on Chinese rare-earth minerals create a sticky problem for US competitors

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2018/11/us-tariffs-helping-then-hurting-domestic-rare-earth-mineral-production/


Prized 'Rare Earth' Minerals Feel Scorch of Tariffs

https://zilliuns.com/article/1006984482 


Real Time Economics: Can the U.S. and China Strike a Trade Deal?

https://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2018/11/30/real-time-economics-can-the-u-s-and-china-strike-a-trade-deal/


Rare earth mineral discovery set to make Australia a major player in electric vehicle supply chain

https://www.abc.net.au/news/rural/2018-11-30/rare-earth-mineral-find-to-boost-electric-vehicle-sector/10562460


GM unplugs the Volt, but EV's aren’t dead: Liam Denning

http://www.mining.com/web/gm-unplugs-volt-evs-arent-dead-liam-denning/


'Iron-based 10MW generator possible'

https://www.windpowermonthly.com/article/1519342/iron-based-10mw-generator-possible 


World first as wind turbine upgraded with high temperature superconductor 

https://www.chemistryworld.com/news/world-first-as-wind-turbine-upgraded-with-high-temperature-superconductor/3009780.article


Race for lithium illustrates EU drive for ‘strategic’ raw material

https://etleboro.org/g/ace66a1b482d9dde717416b8fe25adaaen/race-for-lithium-illustrates-eu-drive-for-strategic-raw-materials


Unless new supplies are found soon, carmakers may engineer rare earths out of EVs altogether/

https://stockhead.com.au/resources/unless-new-supplies-are-found-soon-carmakers-may-engineer-rare-earths-out-of-evs-altogether/


VW to convert three German plants to build electric cars

http://www.mining.com/web/vw-convert-three-german-plants-build-electric-cars/


Shortages of rare earth elements could limit clean energy development

http://c.newsnow.co.uk/A/962685800?-25453:12169


Sustainable wind needs a sustainable waste stream

https://www.owjonline.com/news/view,sustainable-wind-needs-a-sustainable-waste-stream_55859.htm


Just when you think the US couldn't display more gall, they do something like this ...

http://axisoflogic.com/artman/publish/Article_81938.shtml 


Why A Transition To Clean Energy Alone Is Not Enough For A Sustainable Future

https://cleantechnica.com/2018/11/12/why-a-transition-to-clean-energy-alone-is-not-enough-for-a-sustainable-future/ 


Risky reliance: US dependence on China for rare earth minerals

https://www.idahostatejournal.com/business_journal/commentary/risky-reliance-us-dependence-on-china-for-rare-earth-minerals/article_c7d1ea47-95be-5600-9da0-191dad816fec.html


China Is Beating the US in the Rare-Earths Game 

http://c.newsnow.co.uk/A/961964007?-25453:12169


New 3D Printing Process Creates Magnets with No Rare Earth Waste, Greater Design Flexibility

http://www.rdmag.com/article/2018/05/new-3d-printing-process-creates-magnets-no-rare-earth-waste-greater-design-flexibility


Shortening the Rare-Earth Supply Chain via Recycling

https://www.greencarcongress.com/2018/11/20181104-ku.html
 

Price volatility for rare earth minerals is expected due to shifting demand and supply

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mizHC3flUdw


China won’t seek to control global rare-earth market by cutting output

http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1125200.shtml


China not trying to control global rare earth market: industry official

http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1125052.shtml 


Shortages of rare earth elements could limit clean energy development

https://www.salon.com/2018/10/26/shortages-of-rare-earth-elements-could-limit-clean-energy-development_partner/


Industrial Magnetics Introduces New Rare Earth Magnetic Circuit Options for Processing Facilities

http://c.newsnow.co.uk/A/959994660?-25453:12169


Trade War, Day 111: Companies Buckle Up For Supply Chain Shifts

https://supchina.com/2018/10/24/trade-war-day-111-companies-buckle-up-for-supply-chain-shifts/


China cutting rare earth output, unnerving global manufacturer

http://c.newsnow.co.uk/A/959872538?-25453:12169


Klinger Featured in Sarah Lawrence Magazine as Global Citizen

http://www.bu.edu/pardeeschool/2018/10/22/klinger-featured-in-sarah-lawrence-magazine-as-global-citizen/


Tin, tungsten, copper and rare earths now ranking as world's leading strategic metal needs

https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/stocktube/10940/tin-tungsten-copper-and-rare-earths-now-ranking-as-world-s-leading-strategic-metals


Rare Earths: Scarce Natural Resource Needed for National Security Drives Innovation

https://www.newsecuritybeat.org/2018/10/rare-earths-scarce-natural-resource-needed-national-security-drives-innovation/


A rare metal called neodymium is in your headphones, cellphone and maybe even your car — and China controls the world's supply

http://c.newsnow.co.uk/A/959179341?-25453:12169


Metallic solution to keeping cool

https://www.labnews.co.uk/news/metallic-solution-keeping-cool-19-10-2018/


Rare-earth magnets from hard drives are re-used in motors

http://drivesncontrols.com/news/fullstory.php/aid/5827/Rare-earth_magnets_from_hard_drives_are_re-used_in_motors.htm


Demand for hybrid and electric vehicles likely to fuel the growth of the rare earth metals market

https://www.latestmarketreports.com/2018/10/18/rising-demand-for-hybrid-and-electric-vehicles-likely-to-fuel-the-growth-of-the-rare-earth-metals-market/


Bio-fishing’ for rare earths

How protein fragments can be used for the recycling of electronics waste

http://www.chemeurope.com/en/news/1157931/bio-fishing-for-rare-earths.html


Fully Metallic Furnaces with Tungsten Heating Elements 

https://www.ecnmag.com/article/2018/10/fully-metallic-furnaces-tungsten-heating-elements


2018 Research Report: Innovative Technologies for the Recovery and 

Reuse of Heavy Metals and Rare Earth Elements from End-of-Life Electronics and Batteries

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/2018-research-report-innovative-technologies-for-the-recovery-and-reuse-of-heavy-metals-and-rare-earth-elements-from-end-of-life-electronics-and-batteries-300730905.html


"Downward-looking telescope" could "transform" Australian mining industry: experts

http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-10/15/c_137533365.htm


Portable sensors well-suited for identifying REEs

<a href="https://www.worldcoal.com/coal/11102018/portable-sensors-well-suited-for-identifying-rees/"

 

Clean Energy Boom Could Fuel One of the World's Dirtiest Industries


Could coal ash be a viable source of rare-earth metals?


 US researchers win award for rare earthsrecycling innovation (Sept., 2018)  



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