.......and another one. A shorter article and in French.

http://www.lactualite.com/economie/lithium-le-quebec-tres-bonne-mine

Here's a very rough Google translation.

 

Indeed, the five known deposits world of hard rock lithium, Nunavik and Abitibi contain three (the other two are in Australia). This metal is essential to the manufacture of batteries that power cell phones, tablets, laptops and electric cars. "These deposits contain less than Lithium" salars "[desert salt] South America, but provide a higher purity ore, perfect for batteries," said Jean-Sébastien Lavallée, CEO of Elements Corporation Reviews.
 
This company and Canadian mining companies Nemaska ??Quebec Lithium Lithium and exploit a vein each, respectively Eastmain, Nemaska ??and La Corne. The three projects together will generate about 550 jobs when the mines will be opened during 2013 and 2014.

Interesting to read that of the 5 hard rock deposits, 3 are in Canada and 2 in Australia.......I did not know that.

Cheers,

Blaggers.