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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
On February 16, 2012, General Moly, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing that the Sichuan branch of the China Development Bank has confirmed the basic terms underlying a proposed $665 million term loan to finance the Company’s Mt. Hope project. The confirmation is not binding. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The information contained in this Item 7.01 and in Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Company has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.