Plateau Energy Metals Inc., a Canadian based company is enabling the new energy paradigm through exploring and developing its Falchani lithium project and its Macusani uranium project in southeastern Peru. The Company, with 100% control of mineral concessions covering over 930 km2, has significant and growing lithium resources and all reported uranium resources known in Peru, all of which are situated near infrastructure. Through the Falchani lithium project, our goal is to develop a scalable, cost competitive lithium chemical project to help meet the world’s need for sustainability through electric vehicles, technology and battery storage systems.View Battery Metals Article
Alex Holmes – CEO
Prior to joining Plateau in August 2018, Mr. Holmes was a partner and co-founder of Oxygen Capital Corp., leading business development activities for all affiliated companies, including True Gold Mining. Mr. Holmes, as part of the senior leadership team, advanced True Gold’s Karma Mine from acquisition in 2013, to gold production in early 2016. Over that period, they raised in excess of $215 million to construct and operate Karma. Previously, he led the mining teams at two independent Canadian investment banks and raised capital for and advised on transactions for numerous companies.
What is your rationale for attending 121 Mining Investment?
Increase institutional awareness of the Company’s projects, team and profile.
What recent news would you like to highlight to investors attending?
Increase of Total Lithium Resources by More than 90% at the Falchani Lithium Project – March 4, 2019
New lithium discovery 6 kilometres west of Falchani was announced – June 3, 2019
Completion of Phase II metallurgical test work program for Falchani, demonstrating conventional processing routes produce a high purity battery grade lithium carbonate (>99.5%) – July 18, 2019
What are your key goals for the next 3, 6 and 12 months?
Maiden PEA for Falchani
Falchani: Exploration of extensions to deposit, additional project optimization looking at by-product revenue streams.
Macusani: Strategic Outcome for Project (SpinCo)
Falchani: Advance to PFS
Macusani: optimization studies and work programs for updated PEA
What do you see as the key risks and challenges facing your company at the moment and how are you overcoming these?
Raising the right form of capital to continue growing and developing our lithium project.
In a sentence, what do you think makes your company such a compelling investment?
Plateau is unique in that it controls two significant projects of the future – the book ends of carbon-neutral green energy (uranium) and a critical metal used in battery storage (lithium).