Oil – Mining Weekly reported yesterday that Canada's US Oil Sands Inc. (TSXV:USO) is using an environmentally friendly, citrus-based technology to design and build the United States' first commercial oil sands project.
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Diamond – Kennady Diamonds Inc. (TSXV:KDI) yesterday released an update on its Northwest Territories-based Kennady North diamond project, commenting that infill drilling at the Kelvin kimberlite began on schedule last week; to date, three drill holes have been completed.
Gold – Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG,NYSE:PVG) reported on its achievements during the fourth quarter of 2013, commenting that in December it announced an updated high-grade mineral resource estimate for the Valley of the Kings; it incorporates all drilling completed there to date.
Graphite – Shield Gold Inc. (TSXV:SHG), operating as Great Lakes Graphite, announced yesterday that it has signed a definitive purchase agreement under which it will acquire Rock Tech Lithium Inc.'s (TSXV:RCK) Quebec-based Lochaber graphite deposit.
Nickel – Westhaven Ventures Inc. (TSXV:WHN) provided preliminary assay results from the 2013 drill program at its BEN property, located about 50 kilometers north of Williams Lake in British Columbia. It consisted of 425 meters of diamond drilling over three holes.
Nickel – Reuters reported that Vale SA's (NYSE:VALE) Canadian unit is now working on its Sudbury Basin-based Copper Cliff Deep nickel project once again and hopes to have a feasibility study ready by the end of 2014.
Iron – Century Iron Mines Corp. (TSX:FER) announced yesterday the results of a NI 43-101 mineral resource estimate on its Joyce Lake DSO project, which is part of the Newfoundland and Labrador-based Attikamagen project. The project has seen a 143-percent increase in its measured and indicated resource.
Gold – Eagle Hill Exploration Corp. (TSXV:EAG,OTCQX:EHECF) provided an updated mineral resource statement for its Quebec-based Windfall Lake gold project, commenting that the indicated mineral resource tonnage and contained gold have risen by 43 and 38 percent, respectively.
Platinum – Wellgreen Platinum Ltd. (TSXV:WG,OTCQX:WGPLF) announced more results from a recent field program completed at its Yukon-based Wellgreen platinum-group metals-nickel-copper project, commenting that they are from the Central Zone.
Uranium – Mining Weekly reported that Canada has no current plans to further ease rules for foreign investment in uranium mines.