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DGAP-News: Aurubis AG: Aurubis commissions largest environmental protection installation in Hamburg since the 1980s

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:24pm

Since 2000, the Aurubis Group has continually invested about 650 million in environmental protection measures in copper production - around 300 million at the Hamburg site alone.

Key Points: 
  • Since 2000, the Aurubis Group has continually invested about 650 million in environmental protection measures in copper production - around 300 million at the Hamburg site alone.
  • With RDE, the company is now investing another 85 million in the biggest environmental protection project at the Aurubis plant in the Veddel district since the 1980s, resolutely securing the site's future.
  • Environmental Senator Jens Kerstan emphasized, "With this important, large-scale project, Aurubis is investing in environmental technology and modernizing its plant at the same time.
  • Aurubis demonstrates that it's taking on a pioneering role in environmental protection with this project."

Pegasus Resources Acquires Additional Uranium Projects in the Athabasca Basin Region, Saskatchewan Acquisition Includes Historical Resource Estimate of 535,718 Pounds of Uranium

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 1:30pm

The Wollaston Northeast Property is situated outside the northeastern edge of the Athabasca Basin, about 45 km northeast of the Eagle Point Uranium Mine.

Key Points: 
  • The Wollaston Northeast Property is situated outside the northeastern edge of the Athabasca Basin, about 45 km northeast of the Eagle Point Uranium Mine.
  • The Bentley Lake Property is situated approximately 35 km northeast of the edge of the Athabasca Basin.
  • *The historical resource estimate was completed by Trigg, Woollett & Associates Ltd. on behalf of King Resources Company in 1968 (Sask.
  • The QP has reviewed the historical report and the historical resource estimate was prepared within a high-quality report which stated several key assumptions and criteria.

Denarius Announces Start of the Diamond Drilling Program at Its Lomero-Poyatos Project in Spain

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 12:00pm

TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (Denarius or the Company) (TSXV: DSLV) is pleased to announce that it is commencing its diamond drilling program this week at its polymetallic Lomero-Poyatos Project.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (Denarius or the Company) (TSXV: DSLV) is pleased to announce that it is commencing its diamond drilling program this week at its polymetallic Lomero-Poyatos Project.
  • The Company is fully financed to complete this drilling program.
  • This is an important step forward for Denarius, with more to follow to unlock long-term value for our shareholders".
  • Please refer to the news release dated July 26, 2021 for further details of this drilling program and the historical mineral resource estimate for the Lomero-Poyatos Project.

Ontario Charged up for Curbside Battery Collection This Fall

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 7:00pm

PORT COLBORNE, Ontario, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A million homes across Ontario will take part in a curbside collection to recycle used household batteries this fall.

Key Points: 
  • PORT COLBORNE, Ontario, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A million homes across Ontario will take part in a curbside collection to recycle used household batteries this fall.
  • The program was created to make battery recycling convenient, and to divert harmful chemicals and reusable materials from Ontario landfills.
  • Batteries must never be placed in the garbage or set out with recycling outside of a specific battery collection period.
  • Visit your municipal website to see if curbside battery collection is offered in your community and to learn how to participate.

Brixton Metals Drills Copper Porphyry for 821m of 0.40% CuEq including 318m of 0.69% CuEq including 14m of 1.04% CuEq at the Camp Creek Target

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 1:00pm

Gary R. Thompson, Chairman and CEO, stated We are encouraged to see increasing copper grades at the Camp Creek Porphyry Target.

Key Points: 
  • Gary R. Thompson, Chairman and CEO, stated We are encouraged to see increasing copper grades at the Camp Creek Porphyry Target.
  • The Camp Creek Target is located 6km from the main Thorn Camp-airstrip and approximately 95km east-northeast from Juneau, Alaska.
  • At surface, the Camp Creek target exhibits intense epithermal-style alteration with associated high-sulfidation Cu-Ag-Au veins and breccias including mineralized diatreme breccia.
  • Earlier in 2021, Brixton drilled hole 183 that returned 976.52m of 0.36% CuEq including 550.52m of 0.51% CuEq including 117.00m of 0.73% CuEq.

Newmont Names Leading Industry Executive to Head Strategic Development

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 12:30pm

Newmont Corporation (NYSE: NEM, TSX: NGT) will appoint Peter Toth as Executive Vice President, Strategic Development, a 25-year veteran of the industry to support positioning the Company for the next 100 years of strategic growth for its stakeholders.

Key Points: 
  • Newmont Corporation (NYSE: NEM, TSX: NGT) will appoint Peter Toth as Executive Vice President, Strategic Development, a 25-year veteran of the industry to support positioning the Company for the next 100 years of strategic growth for its stakeholders.
  • Newmont President and Chief Executive Tom Palmer said, Peter brings a wealth of global commodity experience that will benefit Newmont as we enter our next 100 years as the worlds leading gold company.
  • Toth joined Rio Tinto in 2014 as Global Head of Strategy and became Head of Corporate Development in 2015.
  • In his role as Executive Vice President of Strategic Development, Peter will be responsible for all aspects of strategic planning for Newmont, encompassing short- and long-term growth, strategy, portfolio assessment, business development, joint venture structures and strategic partnerships.

Fission 3.0 to Test Further 7.5M of 1450 CPS at PLN

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 5:19pm

On September 29,2021 the Fission 3 announced a fully marketed private placement (the "Offering") for gross proceeds of C$8,000,026.

Key Points: 
  • On September 29,2021 the Fission 3 announced a fully marketed private placement (the "Offering") for gross proceeds of C$8,000,026.
  • It is located just inside and in the south-west area of the Athabasca Basin in proximity to Fission Uranium's Triple R and NexGen Energy's Arrow large high-grade deposits.
  • PLN was acquired by Fission 3.0 Corp. as a result of the Fission Uranium/Alpha Minerals agreement in December 2013.
  • It is one of the most advanced and highest ranked properties in Fission 3.0's extensive portfolio.

Enduro Discovers New Copper-Gold Porphyry at Newmont Lake; Drill Intersects 331m of 0.71% CuEq Starting at Surface- Including 146m of 1.00% CuEq

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 3:30pm

Metal prices used in CuEq calculations are as follows: Gold $1670/oz, Silver $21.50/oz, Copper $4.10/lb, and Zinc $1.38/lb.

Key Points: 
  • Metal prices used in CuEq calculations are as follows: Gold $1670/oz, Silver $21.50/oz, Copper $4.10/lb, and Zinc $1.38/lb.
  • The CuEq formula used for calculations is: CuEq % = (Cu ppm + ((Au ppm * $53.85) / $0.009038960) + ((Ag ppm * $0.69) / $0.009038960) + ((Zn ppm * $0.003042382) / $0.009038960)) / 10,000.
  • Figure 3: Cross-section of BR21-001 displaying calculated copper equivalent (CuEq) values, and bar charts for each reported interval displaying percent contribution per metal selected for CuEq calculations.
  • We anticipate results will be available to shareholders in a shorter timeframe than drill results from the 2020 exploration season.

Power Group Announces LOI with 1315843 B.C. Ltd.

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 1:54pm

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - October 18, 2021) - Power Group Projects Corp. (TSXV: PGP) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into an arm's length non-binding letter of intent (the "LOI") dated October 14, 2021 with 1315843 B.C.

Key Points: 
  • Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - October 18, 2021) - Power Group Projects Corp. (TSXV: PGP) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into an arm's length non-binding letter of intent (the "LOI") dated October 14, 2021 with 1315843 B.C.
  • Ltd. ("BCCo") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares in the capital of BCCo (the "Transaction").
  • In addition, the Optionor will be issued 3,000,000 common shares in the capital of BCCo on the Effective Date.
  • Below is a summary of financial information of BCCo based on a balance sheet as at September 30, 2021:

Ultragenyx Initiates Cyprus2+, a Pivotal Clinical Trial Evaluating UX701 Gene Therapy for the Treatment of Wilson Disease

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 1:00pm

This study evaluating UX701 for the potential treatment of Wilson disease is designed with 3 seamless stages.

Key Points: 
  • This study evaluating UX701 for the potential treatment of Wilson disease is designed with 3 seamless stages.
  • In stage 2, a new cohort of patients will be randomized 2:1 to receive the selected dose of UX701 or placebo.
  • Wilson disease is a rare inherited disorder caused by mutations in the ATP7B gene, which results in deficient production of ATP7B, a protein that transports copper.
  • UX701 is an investigational AAV type 9 gene therapy designed to deliver stable expression of the ATP7B copper transporter following a single intravenous infusion.