September 14, 2017 – Vancouver, British Columbia- Nevada Energy Metals Inc. “the Company” (TSX-V: BFF; OTCQB: SSMLF) (Frankfurt: A2AFBV) announces that it has amended two Option Agreements with LiCo Energy Metals Inc. (“LiCo”) as follows:
Dixie Valley – Churchill County, Nevada
Further to an Option Agreement dated July 14, 2016 with LiCo whereby LiCo may acquire up to a 100% interest in the Dixie Valley Property, the parties have entered into an Amending Agreement to amend the next Option share payment of 2,000,000 shares that was due to be paid to the Company on the second anniversary of the Option Agreement will now be paid upon signing of the Amending Agreement; along with other work and development commitments. All other terms of the Option Agreement remain the same.
Black Rock Desert – Washoe County, Nevada
Further to an Option Agreement dated November 10, 2016 with LiCo, whereby LiCo may acquire up to a 70% interest in the Dixie Valley Property, the parties have entered into an Amending Agreement to amend the Agreement so that the LiCo may now earn a 100% interest in the Property; the next two Option share payments of 3,000,000 shares that were due to be paid to the Company on the first and second anniversary of the Option Agreement will now be paid upon signing of the Amending Agreement; along with other work and development commitments. All other terms of the Option Agreement remain the same.
About Nevada Energy Metals: /
Nevada Energy Metals Inc. is a well funded Canadian based exploration company who’s primary listing is on the TSX Venture Exchange. The Company’s main exploration focus is directed at lithium brine targets located in the mining friendly state of Nevada. The Company has 100% ownership in 78 claims in Clayton Valley, only 250m from Rockwood Lithium, the only brine based lithium producer in North America (under option to Lithium America who can earn a 70% interest); 100% interest in the 100 claim Teels Marsh West Project covering 2000 acres (809 hectares) in Mineral County, Nevada; 100% interest in the San Emidio Desert Project consisting of 155 claims (approximately 3,100 acres/1255 hectares) in Washoe County, Nevada; 100% interest in the 710 claim Dixie Valley Project covering about 5746 hectares (22 square miles) of playa and alluvial fan; 100% interest in the BSV Lithium Project – 160 claims, with an area of 3,200 acres/1,295 hectares, located in northern Big Smokey Valley, Nye County, Nevada; 100% interest in the Black Rock Desert Property – 199 claims (3,980 acres/ 1,610 hectares) located in southwest Black Rock Desert, Washoe County, Nevada (now optioned 70% interest to LiCo Energy Metals Inc.).
On Behalf of the Board of Directors
Rick Wilson, President & CEO
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Disclaimer for Forward-Looking Information:
This news release may contain forward-looking statements which include, but are not limited to, comments that involve future events and conditions such as Exchange approval of the Option Agreement and the Financing and the Company’s ability to exercise the Option or close the Financing, which are subject to various risks and uncertainties. Except for statements of historical facts, comments that address resource potential, upcoming work programs, geological interpretations, receipt and security of mineral property titles, availability of funds, and others are forward-looking. Forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results may vary materially from those statements. Availability of financing, and general business conditions are all factors that could cause actual results to vary materially from forward-looking statements.