Rio's lithium push faces new plebiscite risk

Rio's lithium push faces new plebiscite risk

Rio has little option but to grin and bear the suggestion that its Jadar project be put to a vote

Barry Fitzgerald

09 JUNE 2021
Decision on Winu due later this year

Decision on Winu due later this year

Rio still committed to Paterson Province copper discovery

Events Coverage

07 MAY 2021
Rio facing heritage issues at another growth project

Rio facing heritage issues at another growth project

Miner's heritage woes spread to another continent

Events Coverage

13 APRIL 2021
Rio becomes a lithium producer

Rio becomes a lithium producer

Company aiming to scale up production

Feasibility

08 APRIL 2021
Rio delivers maiden Jadar reserves

Rio delivers maiden Jadar reserves

Feasibility into Serbia-based lithium-boron project to be complete in late 2021

Resource definition

10 DECEMBER 2020
Rio Tinto's Jadar lithium dance

Rio Tinto's Jadar lithium dance

Rio commits funds to Jadar, but is its heart really in it?

Barry Fitzgerald

05 AUGUST 2020
Rio's lithium muddle and why ioneer could benefit

Rio's lithium muddle and why ioneer could benefit

Rio's intermittent messaging around lithium has become increasingly confused, writes Barry Fitz

Barry Fitzgerald

30 OCTOBER 2019
Lithium shakedown poser for Rio Tinto

Lithium shakedown poser for Rio Tinto

Jadar timing a conundrum for mega-miner, writes Barry Fitzgerald

Barry Fitzgerald

18 SEPTEMBER 2019
Rio and BHP's EV revolution challenge

Rio and BHP's EV revolution challenge

Barry FitzGerald wonders if iron ore will be the most attractive sector in 10-20 years

Barry Fitzgerald

12 JUNE 2019
Rio and BHP charge deeper into batteries

Rio and BHP charge deeper into batteries

Big boys look to push back into battery metals game

Events Coverage

16 MAY 2019
Rio circling Kidman

Rio circling Kidman

Wesfarmers won't necessarily have free rein in bid for Kidman, writes Barry FitzGerald

Barry Fitzgerald

08 MAY 2019
Jadar pops up next door to European Lithium's Wolfsberg

Jadar pops up next door to European Lithium's Wolfsberg

Exploration project to be acquired from Exchange Minerals

M&A

02 OCTOBER 2018