Mining Sector ‘Wildly Unprepared’ for Energy Transition – Black Mountain CEO

News  |  21 October 2021
Mining companies will be called on to provide the needs of the growing energy transition, but the sector has been starved of the capital necessary to do so, said Rhett Bennett, the founder and CEO of Texas-based natural resources company Black Mountain. Read Here


40 Under 40 Recipient, Ashley Zumwalt-Forbes, Interviews with Hart Energy

Award Interview  |  19 October 2021
In a male-dominated industry, Ashley knows the importance of standing up for women in oil and gas—and herself. Although she has had some negative experiences, it has only made her want to stand up for women more. She has earned her place at the table over years, stepping outside her comfort zone and bravely exploring the possibilities of the future of energy. Watch Interview


Black Mountain Metals and Tembo Capital Forge Battery Metal Partnership

Press Release  |  05 October 2021
Black Mountain Metals and the Tembo Capital Group are pleased to announce that the two groups have created a strategic partnership to jointly advance the Lanfranchi nickel sulphide mine in Western Australia. Read More

Energy In Transition: Episode #15

Podcast  |  04 October 2021
In part two of a series on critical and strategic minerals, Zumwalt-Forbes, President and Co-Founder of Black Mountain Metals and Council CEO Leslie Beyer engage in an in-depth discussion about the role of these resources in the future of energy and geopolitical considerations in producing the materials needed for the energy transition. Listen Here.


Metals and Mining as an Enabler for the Energy Transition

Event  |  11 August 2021
Join Rhett Bennett, Founder and CEO at Black Mountain, and 35+ influential speakers at SuperReturn Energy as they discuss a range of key topics in the energy transition. Learn More


SPE Energy Influencers 2021

Award  |  29 June 2021
Black Mountain Metal’s Ashley Zumwalt-Forbes has been recognized as one of the 17 SPE International’s Energy Influences of the Year. Read More


THE FORT: The Bull Case for Nickel, Oil & Gas

Podcast  |  03 June 2021
On this episode of the FORT, Chris and Rhett deep dive into the Nickel industry. Black Mountain has recently stepped into the industry by purchasing a mine in Western Australia and Rhett delivers great insight into how Nickel is used in battery metals and will be critical for the Electric Vehicle industry. Watch Here


What Type Of Shareholders Own The Most Number of Poseidon Nickel Limited Shares?

Simply Wall St.  |  26 January 2021
A look at the shareholders of Poseidon Nickel Limited can tell us which group is most powerful. Black Mountain Metals is currently the largest shareholder, with 20% of shares outstanding. Read More


TALK ENERGY PODCAST: Episode 1: Hostile Takeover

Podcast  |  29 December 2020
This episode’s guest is Ashley Zumwalt-Forbes. Ashley is the co-founder and President of Black Mountain Metals, where her company is betting big on the raw materials that will supply the future growth in energy storage. Watch Video


Black Mountain pays $15m to recharge Lanfranchi Nickel

The West Australian  |  17 September 2018
Acquisitive US private equity player Black Mountain Metals has struck a deal to buy Panoramic Resources’ Lanfranchi nickel mine near Kambalda for $15.1 million. Read More

Mt Windarra mine site, Feb 2011
Source: Poseidon Nickel

Black Mountain ready to splash exploration cash in $67m offer for Poseidon Nickel

The West Australian  |  15 August 2018
Texas-based Black Mountain Metals has lobbed a $67 million cash bid for Poseidon Nickel, sending shares in the Andrew Forrest-backed explorer sharply higher. Read More