Blencowe deliver key milestones as China declares war on critical minerals

As China moves to limit critical minerals exports including graphite, Blencowe announce the US DFC as DFS project funding partner alongside completion of key test work. In my last blog, I explained why I believe that Blencowe will succeed in its development of its 100% owned Orom-Cross graphite project in Uganda and make it toContinue reading “Blencowe deliver key milestones as China declares war on critical minerals”

Orcadian announce two year Pilot License Extension

Orcadian Energy have announced that the NTSA has granted a two year extension to the Pilot license (subject to conditions), a critical step in the process of completing the proposed farm-out of the license. If you are new to Orcadian Energy, once you’ve read this blog, have a look at my research note on theContinue reading “Orcadian announce two year Pilot License Extension”

$200M share of a North Sea O&G Project but who is this sub £10M Cap minnow?

Orcadian Energy have one of the largest development ready projects in the North Sea now with the prospect of a ‘free carried to first oil’ deal with Orcadian’s share worth $200M at todays oil price. So, who are Orcadian…? Orcadian are a relatively new entrant to the market having IPO’d at 40p back in 2021Continue reading “$200M share of a North Sea O&G Project but who is this sub £10M Cap minnow?”

Why 90% of junior mining companies will likely fail and why Blencowe could succeed!

It’s a fact that not many junior mining companies will make it to the big time but in this blog I explain why I believe Blencowe could As junior resource investors we are presented with literally hundreds of potential investment opportunities whether they be oil and gas or junior mining companies. Picking potential winners isContinue reading “Why 90% of junior mining companies will likely fail and why Blencowe could succeed!”

Blencowe make progress on securing funding for DFS with potential project funding option in the mix

Blencowe announced last week that its wholly owned Orom-Cross graphite project in Uganda has passed the key project screening test with the US’s Development Finance Corporation that should allow for a binding funding agreement for 50% of the DFS cost. Blencowe are rapidly progressing the development of their 100% owned Orom-Cross graphite project in UgandaContinue reading “Blencowe make progress on securing funding for DFS with potential project funding option in the mix”

Investor Meets Director: Orcadian Energy CEO, Steve Brown

Orcadian CEO, Steve Brown put a few ‘myths to bed’ in my first Twitter Spaces call where we discussed Orcadian’s flag-ship Pilot Project, recent deals and Oracdian’s participation in the 33rd licensing round What is Investor Meets Director ? It’s basically what it says, Me as an investor chatting to Directors of companies I amContinue reading “Investor Meets Director: Orcadian Energy CEO, Steve Brown”

Orcadian Energy – Not just a ‘one-trick’ pony!

Orcadian Energy have one of the largest development ready projects in the North Sea although you wouldn’t think so given the apparent lack of visibility in the marketplace today – but will that change soon? So, who are Orcadian…? Orcadian are a relatively new entrant to the market having IPO’d at 40p back in 2021Continue reading “Orcadian Energy – Not just a ‘one-trick’ pony!”

Blencowe initiate final metallurgical test work programme following award of export license

Blencowe announced last week the award of an export license for its Orom Cross graphite project in Uganda that allows it to send bulk samples to China for final metallurgical testing, pathing the way to binding off-takes. Blencowe are rapidly progressing the development of their 100% owned Orom Cross graphite project in Uganda with firstContinue reading “Blencowe initiate final metallurgical test work programme following award of export license”

Blencowe confirm larger-scale high quality metallurgical test work with funding partner in sight

Blencowe announced last week completion of metallurgical test work at a 10x scale to previous test work which pathes the way for the bulk sampling test work programme in H1 2023. In addition, the company have signalled a potential funding partner near-term. Blencowe are rapidly progressing the development of their 100% owned Orom Cross graphiteContinue reading “Blencowe confirm larger-scale high quality metallurgical test work with funding partner in sight”

Alkemy Capital announce full planning permission for Teeside’s Lithium Hydroxide refinery and partnership with BP for Green Hydrogen

Alkemy Capital are pushing full steam ahead with development plans for Europes largest lithium hydroxide refinery with full planning permission granted and an MOU with BP to use green hydrogen. Alkemy Capital’s plans for Europe’s largest lithium hydroxide refinery in Teeside just took another important de-risking step forward with the announcement that the company’s whollyContinue reading “Alkemy Capital announce full planning permission for Teeside’s Lithium Hydroxide refinery and partnership with BP for Green Hydrogen”