Lithium – Bloomberg reported that Nissan Motor Co. wants to use its Tennessee battery plant to manufacture lithium-ion batteries, motors, and other components for its Leaf electric car.
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Vanadium – The Street reported that the electric car technology is still viable, and that new technologies are being developed that are promising.
Rare Earth – As the natural and now nuclear disaster unfolds in Japan, the number one importer of Chinese rare earth, rare earth stocks have been taking a hit. However, as an impending nuclear meltdown may increase the willingness of governments to jettison nuclear projects and move toward alternative energy, this may be a time to get into rare earth as they are essential for renewable energy, wind turbines and hybrid/electric vehicles.
Rare Earth – Bloomberg reports that Japan’s Daido Electronics, the world’s fourth-largest rare-earth magnet maker, plans to triple output in China so it can boost international sales and gain ground on its three bigger domestic rivals.
Rare Earth – Reuters Canada reports that shares of Rare Element Resources (CVE:RES) jumped more than 13 percent on Monday.
Rare Earth – The Associated Press reports that the China restarts rare earth shipments to Japan.