VANCOUVER, Feb. 25, 2016 /CNW/ -Lithium X Energy Corp. ("Lithium X", or the "Company") (TSX-V: LIX) has completed the acquisition of its 100% interest in the CVL Lithium Property (the "Clayton Valley South Expansion" or the "Property") in Nevada's Clayton Valley, as announced in the February 16, 2016 news release.
As consideration, for the acquisition, the Company paid US$350,000 and issued 4,000,000 common shares to the vendor. The Company also paid a finder's fee of 295,000 common shares to a third party. All common shares issued pursuant to the acquisition and the finder's fee are subject to a 4 month hold expiring June 26, 2016.
The Company now has 43,820,732 common shares issued and outstanding.
The acquisition makes Lithium X the largest claims holder with over 15,020 acres (6,078 hectares) in Nevada's Clayton Valley and land positions both north and south of Albemarle's Silver Peak mine, North America's only lithium producer.
The Clayton Valley South Expansion consists of 477 federal placer mining claims, totaling approximately 9,540 acres (3,861 hectares) and is located approximately 30 miles southwest of Tonopah, Nevada, within the Clayton Valley.
The Property is strategically located between and contiguous with the Silver Peak lithium mine operated by Albemarle Corp. on the northern boundary, the Clayton Valley South project operated by Pure Energy Minerals Ltd to the east and the Neptune property owned by Nevada Sunrise Gold Corporation to the west.
About Lithium X Energy Corp.
Lithium X Energy Corp. is a lithium exploration and development company with a focus on becoming a low-cost supplier for the burgeoning lithium battery industry. The Company is exploring a large land package in Nevada's Clayton Valley, contiguous to the only producing lithium operation in North America – Silver Peak, owned and operated by Albemarle, the world's largest lithium producer. Lithium X Energy Corp is listed on the TSXV under the trading symbol LIX.
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