GLOBAL ENERGY METALS CEO to Participate as Panelist at Future of Mining Americas Conference Highlighting Domestic and Strategic Opportunities in the Battery Supply Chain as the World Mainstreams Electrification and Energy Storage
Vancouver, BC - TheNewswire - September 22, 2022 - Global Energy Metals Corporation (TSXV:GEMC) | (OTC:GBLEF) | (FSE:5GE1) (“Global Energy Metals”, the “Company” and/or “GEMC”), a company involved in investment exposure to the battery metals supply chain, is pleased to announce a coveted speaking position at the upcoming Aspermont hosted Future of Mining Americas Conference being held in Denver, Colorado September 26th and 27th.
Mitchell Smith, President & CEO, will join a panel of industry leaders specializing in the minerals and technologies critical to the electrification process on the 45 minute panel session “Meeting the Demand for Sustainable Mining and Critical Minerals with Mining 4.0” taking place on Monday September 26th at 10:10am CST. Participants will hear industry experts speak to the gap between the current demand and faltering supply and how industry and government must support this pivotal movement should the Americas be competitive in the battery supply chain.
The panelists will tackle questions such as:
••How are our companies planning strategically for the heightened demand for renewable energy transition materials such as nickel, cobalt, lithium, green ammonia, heavy rare earth and copper?
••How are they planning on doing this in a carbon-friendly way?
••What part are clean energy technologies playing in their quest for reduced carbon emissions?
••How are they managing the external pressures from stakeholders, including investors, governments and major corporations?
The panel will be moderated by Ash Agarwal, Chief Executive Officer, Symboticware.
In addition to GEMC’s Smith, other panellists include:
••Paramita Das, Global Head of Marketing, Development and ESG Metals and Minerals, Rio Tinto ;
••Theuns Roux, VP Strategy Procurement, Nutrien; and
••Matthew Curtis, Principal Advisor - Underground Mining Operational Technology Business Improvement, Newmont
The era-defining shift from fossil fuels to clean energy is set to deliver an unprecedented new boom for commodities, and an opportunity for investors, as a range of critical minerals finally get the attention they deserve due to their essential role in delivering emissions-free power and transport. To meet global climate change targets, demand for minerals and metals, like cobalt, used in green technologies such as rechargeable batteries used in vehicle electrification is expected to rise exponentially, and yet these irreplaceable building blocks enabling the energy transition, are expected to be in short supply, in part due to concentration of production and processing.
But as the global initiative to transition away from many carbon-based forms of energy proceeds, so too does the urgency arise for sustainable sources for critical components that go into these green technologies.
Canada, through collaboration with the United States and other strategic nation partners, has benefit to having the critical mineral reserves, skilled workforce, infrastructure, technology and clean energy necessary to fuel a new lithium ion battery ecosystem.
During the event, Mitchell will represent both Global Energy Metals as well as the Battery Metals Association of Canada, of which he is a Director of, to share an outlook for the battery metals sector focusing on the fundamental changes impacting the sector. During the panel discussion he intends to emphasize how North America as a whole, can play a crucial role, through companies like Global Energy Metals, in identifying strategic, domestic opportunities and be globally competitive in the sector as demand for critical materials grows and the push to regionalize supply chains is prioritized in an effort to meet demand for new energy technologies.
For those attending the conference who would like to schedule a meeting with Mitchell during the event or alternatively would like to schedule a one-on-one meeting outside of the event, please do so by email at email@example.com or phone at +1 (604) 688-4219.
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Global Energy Metals Corp. offers investment exposure to the growing rechargeable battery and electric vehicle market by building a diversified global portfolio of exploration and growth-stage battery mineral assets.
Global Energy Metals recognizes that the proliferation and growth of the electrified economy in the coming decades is underpinned by the availability of battery metals, including cobalt, nickel, copper, lithium and other raw materials. To be part of the solution and respond to this electrification movement, Global Energy Metals has taken a ‘consolidate, partner and invest’ approach and in doing so have assembled and are advancing a portfolio of strategically significant investments in battery metal resources.
As demonstrated with the Company’s current copper, nickel and cobalt projects in Canada, Australia, Norway and the United States, GEMC is investing-in, exploring and developing prospective, scaleable assets in established mining and processing jurisdictions in close proximity to end-use markets. Global Energy Metals is targeting projects with low logistics and processing risks, so that they can be fast tracked to enter the supply chain in this cycle. The Company is also collaborating with industry peers to strengthen its exposure to these critical commodities and the associated technologies required for a cleaner future.
Securing exposure to these critical minerals powering the eMobility revolution is a generational investment opportunity. Global Energy Metals believes Now is the Time to be part of this electrification movement.
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