Graphene Large Format Prismatic Battery To Be Commercialized

California (PRWEB) March 15, 2012

California Lithium Battery Inc. (CalBattery) announced at last week’s Department of Energy’s ARPA-e Energy Innovation Summit in Washington, D.C. that they have entered into a Work for Others (WFO) agreement with Argonne National Laboratory (ANL) to commercialize a breakthrough low cost “GEN3” lithium battery. This new transformational battery will offer the highest energy density and longest cycle life of any lithium battery made today. CalBattery believes that it will be able manufacture this GEN3 lithium-ion battery in the US at a comparable cost reduction up to 70%.

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Positioning Graphite for the Coming Demand Tsunami And The China Factor

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As the graphite market bubble grows, so does investor interest and scrutiny of a mining sector bedeviled historically by supply/demand cycles, aided and abetted by China’s overwhelming market influence.


The United States, Europe and China regard graphite as a critical material – a necessity of life for future industrial growth and economic prosperity.


Global markets know this fact and the response has been an explosion of interest, investment and growth in new graphite mine development.

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Lomiko Appoint Graphene Investment Expert

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Vancouver, BC. – LOMIKO METALS INC. (TSX-V:LMR, OTC: LMRMF, Europe: ISIN: CA54163Q1028,
WKN: A0Q9W7,) (“Lomiko” or “the Company) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr.
Dietmar Siebholz to the Board of Advisors. Dr. Siebholz has been researching graphite and graphene
investment developments in Europe and is a significant shareholder of Lomiko Metals. In the spring of 2010, Dr. Siebholz added graphite to the list of minerals he favours for investment. In his opinion, graphite is the technology mineral of the future that should replace common technology resources – at least partially – within the next ten years.

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Sumsung Advertisement From South Korean Television

The future’s bright the future’s foldable. Samsung has recently aired an advertisement on South Korean TV showing a number of products they hope to develop and deliver to the average technology customer. South Korea’s investment strategy is really starting to pay off.

Focus Metals Dig Deep For Grafoid Inc.


OTTAWA – March 19, 2012 – Focus Metals Inc. (“Focus Metals” or the “Corporation”) (FMS:TSX-V; FCSMF:OTCQX; FKC:FSE), announces today that it has completed a loan of USD$500,000 to Grafoid Inc. (“Grafoid”), a private corporation (registered; In Ontario) in which Focus owns a 40% interest, in connection with Grafoid’s business initiative for the transformation of graphite into graphene on a commercial scale, using primarily raw unprocessed graphite ore from the Corporation’s Lac Knife project.

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