Global Energy Metals Joins the Battery Metals Association of Canada in Support of Accelerating Canada's Role in the Battery Metals Supply Chain
Vancouver, BC - TheNewswire - September 18, 2023 - Global Energy Metals Corporation (TSXV:GEMC) (OTC:GBLEF) (FSE:5GE1) (“Global Energy Metals”, the “Company” and/or “GEMC”), a multi-jurisdictional, multi-commodity critical mineral exploration and development company focused on growth-oriented battery metal projects supporting the global transition to clean energy, is pleased to report that it has officially joined as a member of the Battery Metals Association of Canada (“BMAC”) as momentum accelerates and global policymakers and industry participants support the establishment of strategic autonomy and sovereignty with respect to security of supply of the critical raw materials in Canada.
Mitchell Smith, CEO & Director of Global Energy Metals commented:
“We are joining BMAC at a key inflection point in the Canadian critical minerals industry and we are optimistic that emphasis of exploring, developing, producing, refining and manufacturing in Canada presents as a great opportunity for business here at home. This is an important step for us and our years of experience in the critical minerals sector has shown that a unified voice across the industry is key to driving and evolving policy. We look forward to supporting BMAC’s initiatives and will work together to assist the growth of this new energy metals sector in every way we can.”
Sean De Vries, Managing Director of BMAC also commented:
“Through not only their membership but also their work and guidance as part of the BMAC Board of Directors, GEMC has proven to be a strong supporter of the Association, providing invaluable insight into our work and the vision for Canada’s battery value chain.”
The Battery Metals Association of Canada
BMAC is a trade organization of entrepreneurs, explorers, developers and producers of battery metals and materials, who have joined together to support a rapidly changing energy landscape and share the desire to develop battery metals resources and to incorporate these materials into a battery production stream.
As a national non-profit association, BMAC connects industry and leads efforts to ensure Canada fully captures the abundant economic potential of its massive resources through the responsible and sustainable growth of Canada’s battery metals supply chain and expand the domestic industry through connection.
From supporting key research and development initiatives to building a strong interconnected industry, while promoting new policy options – BMAC is dedicated to building a strong and enduring battery metals industry in Canada.
Mitchell Smith, GEMC CEO and Director, is a member of the Board for BMAC. He is joined by Managing Director, Sean De Vries, and fellow Board Members, Liz Lapin, Eric Pelletier, Matt Beck, David Redford and Robin Boschman.
For more information about the Battery Metals Association of Canada please contact Membership and Marketing Lead, Alexandra Fischer at firstname.lastname@example.org and/or visit the organizations website at www.bmacananda.org.
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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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