The Matamec Energy division is focused on the exploration and development of properties that feature key elements related to energy. These include its flagship project, the Kipawa Rare Earths JV, a joint venture with Ressources Québec located in the Témiscamingue region. The Kipawa deposit features light and heavy rare earth elements, and is enriched in heavies.
The Matamec Energy division portfolio also includes lithium deposits at the Tansim, Opinaca Lithium and R2D2 properties; cobalt and silver at the Fabre property; and nickel, copper, cobalt and platinum group metals at the Vulcain property.
Guy Desharnais, P.Geo., Ph.D. (OGQ No.1141), is a Qualified Person as per NI 43-101; he is employed by SGS Canada Inc., is independent of Matamec, and has reviewed and approved the technical content of the properties in this section.