High Desert Gold Corp. (HDG) says it has hired a financial adviser and adopted a shareholder rights plan as result of a takeover offer by Northern Financial Corp. (NFC) that values the company at $7.6 million.
Geothermal energy project and technology developer Raser Technologies wins contract in Indonesia and sets itself up to deliver early on a 10-megawatt power-purchase contract for Anaheim as the BLM and NFS finalize a new environmental impact assessment program for geothermal projects on federal lands.
I have been asked to speak next month, in September, at the Hard Assets Conference in Las Vegas. My topic, on the morning of September 10, will be "Minor Metals as an Emerging Asset Class." That same afternoon I will speak on the "Pitfalls of Investing in Minor Metals." Both of my talks will appear, after they have been delivered, on Resource Investor, but as a preliminary to them I'd like to define for you today what is a minor metal and what, of value to investors, is in the minor metal space.