Mining News: Junior discovers lithium near diamond mines
Samples taken from northwest trending pegmatite dike returned significant values of mineral for which demand is expected to grow
North Arrow Minerals Inc. has discovered a large, lithium-rich pegmatite in the Aylmer Lake area of the Northwest Territories, about 70 kilometers, or about 43 miles, east of existing winter road infrastructure that services the Ekati and Diavik diamond mines.
The Vancouver, B.C-based junior is foc....
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Metal of the future
Demand to rise for lithium batteries
Demand will outpace production
Discovery considered strategic
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