Nemaska’s Whabouchi lithium mine gets federal environmental approval

By Myles McCormick
Published: Friday, 31 July 2015

The Quebecois project has crossed a major hurdle in receiving state authorisation, putting it on track to commence construction of its phase one facility this autumn.

Nemaska Lithium Inc. has received the approval of the Canadian environment minister to proceed with its planned spodumene mine at Whabouchi in James Bay, Quebec.

The project now only requires approval from the provincial government, which the TSX-V-listed explorer expects to receive by...

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