A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
Pure Energy Minerals Ltd. (TSXV:PE) announced that it has started an exploration drilling program at its Nevada-based lithium brine project. The project is made up of two placer mineral claim blocks: the CV/DB property and AF property.
The Wall Street Journal reported that leading battery maker LG Chem Ltd. (KRX:051910) is creating an electric car pack that “extends the range of most vehicles on the road today, but at a similar price.”
Panasonic Corp. (TSE:6752) and Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) announced today in a joint statement that they have signed an agreement to cooperate on the construction of Tesla’s much-discussed lithium-ion battery gigafactory.
ClimateWire reported that researchers at Stanford University say they have designed a lithium battery that has “an anode of pure lithium” and “could boost the range of an electric car to 300 miles.” It’s being described as “the ‘holy grail’ of lithium battery design.”
VentureBeat reported yesterday that researchers at the University of Tokyo’s School of Engineering have found a way to make a lithium-based battery “with seven times the energy density of current lithium-ion batteries.”