The money will be used to finance the completion of the project, which will be commissioned in September 2023.
Power outages and transport strikes have hindered platinum mining in the world’s biggest producer.
The global car manufacturer will receive 40% of the output from the Australian miner’s new NiWest plant over a five-year period.
43 birds, amongst other wildlife, were found dead in the tailings pond, ; Suncor say their deaths were not recent.
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The largest miner in the world’s second-largest nickel producing country announces investment after a year of contractions.
President Gabriel Boric stressed that future lithium projects in the country will require state-assent and control.
In order to meet the rising demand for electric vehicles, India is investing heavily in lithium.
The self-governing Wa State region will announce that from August, all tin operations will halt in order to preserve future stocks.
UNSW research has reassessed how miners test the strength of their dams and stresses the impact earthquakes have on the structures.