Salt Lake Potash Ltd (ASX:SO4) (LON:SO4) (OTCMKTS:WHELF) has received binding commitments to raise A$28mln via a share placing that it said will enable final debt drawdown and access to additional funding through a bank guarantee provided by Sequoia and ramp-up of the Lake Way Project in Western Australia.
SIMEC Atlantis Energy Ltd (LON:SAE) announced that its tidal power generation facility in Naru Island, Japan, has passed the Japanese government’s pre-use inspection tests and is now recognised as an official power generation facility. The company also provided an update on its Uskmouth waste-to-energy conversion project in Newport, Wales.
Sensyne Health PLC (LON:SENS) has signed a strategic research agreement with the Colorado Center for Personalized Medicine that will enable the ethical application of clinical AI research to improve patient care and accelerate medical research.
Pembridge Resources PLC (LON:PERE) has announced the 2021 exploration plans for the Minto copper project in Canada, in which it owns a significant stake. Minto is already an established producer, and the plan is to boost the resource base.
Prince William was given a masterclass in electric racing at Knockhill Racing Circuit over the weekend, driving a car powered by hydrogen fuel cell technology produced by AFC Energy PLC (LON:AFC). The test drive at the Extreme E event was organised ahead of COP 26, the international climate change conference, which takes place in Glasgow later this year.
Westmount Energy Limited (LON:WTE) has noted that Hess Corporation has increased its interest in the Kaieteur Block, offshore Guyana, to 20% from 15%.
Deltic Energy PLC (LON:DELT) has noted that Fugro GB North Marine Limited has been hired to conduct a geophysical and geotechnical site survey ahead of the planned drilling of the Pensacola exploration well. The survey programme is slated for July, before drilling which is anticipated in 2022.
Sunrise Resources Ltd (LON:SRES) lost £185,955 during the six months to 31 March 2021, marginally more than the £151,378 loss booked for the comparable period a year earlier. Administration costs rang in at £165,581, while expensed pre-licence exploration costs totalled £12,985. During the period the company continued to work on its flagship CS Pozzolan-Perlite project in Nevada, from which a 500-ton pozzolan sample was extracted in collaboration with a large cement and ready-mix company.
Nuformix PLC (LON:NFX) has appointed Dr Alastair Riddell as non-executive chairman. Simultaneously, Dr Karl Keegan, a non-executive director and Dr Joanne Holland, chief scientific officer, have resigned. Dr Riddell has over 30 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical, life science and biotech industries, with 20 years as a board director.
Panther Metals PLC (LON:PALM) notified that its annual general meeting will be held on 15 June 2021. The meeting will be held online but the company said it will be using a platform which allows shareholder participation and voting on the poll.
Savannah Resources PLC (LON:SAV) announced that its chief executive, David Archer, will present an overview of the company and its current activities at the London South East Natural Resources Webinar on 25 May 2021, currently scheduled for 7pm.