• Rare Earth Elements

    Rare Earth Elements What are Rare Earths? The Japanese call them "the seeds of technology." The US Department of Energy calls them "technology metals." They make possible the high tech world we live in today – everything from the miniaturization of electronics, to the enabling of green energy and medical technologies, to supporting a ...

  • North Korea is sitting on $6 trillion-$10 trillion ... - Quartz

    North Korea has been particularly active in coal mining in recent years. In 2015 China imported about $1 billion worth of coal from North Korea. Coal is especially appealing because it can be mined with relatively simple equipment.

  • Mining - Wikipedia

    Mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth, usually from an orebody, lode, vein, seam, reef or placer deposit.These deposits form a mineralized package that is of economic interest to the miner.

  • Rare-earth element - Wikipedia

    A rare-earth element (REE) or rare-earth metal (REM), as defined by IUPAC, is one of a set of seventeen chemical elements in the periodic table, specifically the fifteen lanthanides, as well as scandium and yttrium.

  • Galena Mining Ltd appoints metals marketing consultant

    Galena Mining Ltd has appointed Bill Cunningham as a metals marketing consultant with immediate effect.. The appointment is part of Galena's expansion of key technical and management positions to advance the 100%-owned Abra Base Metals Project in Western Australia.

  • Rare Earth Exploration - Earth Explorer Magazine

    Toyota Prius hybrid display with posters listing how Rare Earth Elements were used throughout the vehicle. Neodymium, for example, is used in supermagnets for hybrid cars .

  • REE - Rare Earth Elements - Metals, Minerals, Mining, Uses

    Rare Earth Elements (REE) are becoming increasingly important in electronic devices used in the defense, alternative energy, and communications industries. Minable deposits of REEs are found in only a few locations.

  • Largest known rare earth deposit discovered in North Korea ...

    There are REEs in them thar hills. Privately-held SRE Minerals on Wednesday announced the discovery in North Korea of what is believed to be the largest deposit of rare earth elements anywhere in the world.

  • Rare Earth Mining News and Commentary | MINING.com

    Rare Earth mining news. Explore related Rare Earth articles for more information on the Rare Earth mining industry.

  • Mining - water, effects, environmental, disasters, United ...

    Modern mining is an industry that involves the exploration for and removal of minerals from the earth, economically and with minimum damage to the environment.