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We need it for cell phones, electric cars and just about every long-life battery gadget we use: Lithium is a key ingredient of the modern economy, but new mining concessions can be hard to find.
An Australian explorer is almost walking on water in search of gold in previously inaccessible places.
Just a year out from market expectations of first gas, Royal Dutch Shell is giving nothing away about the pace of progress at its revolutionary Prelude floating LNG operation.
Sandfire Resources and OZ Minerals are expected to head a list of local suitors to cast their eyes over the Cobar copper mine after its owner Glencore’s surprise decision yesterday to offload the non-core operation in central NSW.

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