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Strategic Resources[edit]

Strategic.png Strategic resources are rare resources required to both build and maintain advanced buildings and ship components. They are valued far more than the common basic resources. Natural strategic resource deposits are always visible but requires specific technology to exploit.

Resource Uses Required tech Source Description
STNH Sr cpm.png Chromodynamic Power Module
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
(unrecognized string “ai core” for Template:Icon) AI Core
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
A chromodynamic power module derives its power from tripolymer plasma, and is used in the construction of artificial lifeforms.
STNH Sr ketracel white.png Ketracel White
  • Damage Advanced Laser weapon components
  • Health Advanced Hull components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Crystalline Sensors edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Focusing Crystals edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Advanced consumer goods buildings
  • Commerce Megaplexes
  • Advanced housing buildings
  • Advanced unity buildings
  • Auth corporate.png Xeno-Outreach Agency
Tech mine rare crystals.png Rare Crystal Mining
  • Planet asteroid.png Ice Asteroid deposits
  • Planet frozen.png Frozen World deposits
  • Planet alpine.pngPlanet tundra.pngPlanet arctic.png Cold planet features
  • Leviathans.png Muutagan Merchant Guild Trader Enclave deal
Ketracel White is used to control the Jem'Hadar. The drug is highly addictive and contains everything the Jem'Hadar need to live, so they do not need to eat or drink. The Jem'Hadar are also genetically modified to be born already addicted to this drug.
Nanites.png Nanites
  • Damage Advanced Kinetic weapon components
  • Damage Advanced Missile weapon components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Volatile Ammunition edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Volatile Explosives edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Volatile Reactive Armor edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Volatile Land Clearance edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Food Processing Centers
  • Mineral Purification Hubs
  • Advanced alloys buildings
  • Fortress
Tech volatile motes.png Mote Stabilization
  • Planet asteroid.png Asteroid deposits
  • Planet molten.png Molten World deposits
  • Planet desert.pngPlanet arid.pngPlanet savannah.png Dry planet features
  • Leviathans.png Riggan Commerce Exchange Trader Enclave deal
Nanites are microscopic robotic devices and a form of nanotechnology, and are small enough to enter living cells.
STNH Sr crew.png Trained Officers
  • Ship part psi shield.png Psionic Shields component
Tech mine zro.png Zro Distillation
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant anomalies
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
Trained crew operate starships and their systems.
STNH Sr latinum.png Latinum
  • Ship part dark matter shield.png Dark Matter Deflectors component
  • Ship part dark matter power core.png Dark Matter Reactor component
  • Ship part thruster 5.png Dark Matter Thrusters component
Tech mine dark matter.png Dark Matter Drawing
  • Black Hole.png Black Hole deposits
Latinum is a silver translucent liquid, used as a currency on many worlds. Since it can't be replicated and is extremely rare, it is considered very valuable.
STNH Sr water.png Water-Ice
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Living Metal Mega-Construction edict
Tech mine living metal.png Living Metal
  • Anomaly deposits
  • Destroyed Contingency Sterilization Hubs
  • Sold rarely by the Racket Industrial Enterprise caravan
Frozen into a solid state, water-ice is often found on arctic worlds.
STNH Sr boronite.png Omega Molecule
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
Tech exotic gases.png Exotic Gas Extraction
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
An Omega molecule is a highly unstable molecule believed to be the most powerful substance known to exist. The molecule could be synthesized with sufficient amounts of boronite ore.
STNH Sr deuterium.png Deuterium
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
Tech exotic gases.png Exotic Gas Extraction
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
Deuterium is often used as fuel in matter-antimatter reactions aboard starships.
STNH Sr brizeen.png Brizeen Nitrate
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
Tech exotic gases.png Exotic Gas Extraction
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
Brizeen Nitrate is an extremely potent fertilizer that is used all over the galaxy. Just fifty tons of the material is enough to fertilize an entire continent.
STNH Sr dilithium processed.png Processed Dilithium
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
Tech exotic gases.png Exotic Gas Extraction
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
Processed Dilithium is the currency on which every modern space fleet runs. It is a vital resource for most warp civilisations as it controls the matter-antimatter reactors.
STNH Sr dilithium raw.png Raw Dilithium
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
Tech exotic gases.png Exotic Gas Extraction
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
Raw Dilithium, before it has been processed. Dilithium is a vital resource for most warp civilisations as it controls the matter-antimatter reactors.\n\nThis deposit must be collected by an orbital mining station, and later refined by a dedicated refinery into £dilithium_processed£ §YProcessed Dilithium§!.
STNH Sr topaline.png Topaline
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
Tech exotic gases.png Exotic Gas Extraction
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
Initial uses for the rare mineral Topaline consisted of usage in life support systems, but further studies of the mineral found that it has unique properties that improved the strength of a ships shields.
STNH Sr tallonian.png Tallonian Crystals
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
Tech exotic gases.png Exotic Gas Extraction
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
Tallonian crystals are a very rare type gemstone that, after processing, can be used as a focusing crystal inside the energy matrix of most energy weapons. Due to their volatile weaponised nature, trading the crystals is often banned by lesser races.
STNH Sr kemocite.png Kemocite
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
Tech exotic gases.png Exotic Gas Extraction
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
Kemocite is a multiphasic isotope of a radiolytic compound. It has many useful capabilities as but in its purest form it can be used to create very potent explosives and fuel ship reactors.
STNH Sr magnesite.png Magnesite
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
Tech exotic gases.png Exotic Gas Extraction
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
Magnesite is a form of magnesium carbonate that is able to interfere with sensor and transporter functions. It can also be used for ship hull and armor construction.
STNH Sr trellium.png Trellium-D
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
Tech exotic gases.png Exotic Gas Extraction
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
Trellium-D is mostly used inside the Delphic Expanse to protect against dangerous anomalies. But even outside of the expanse it's used by various military facilities. It should be noted, that Trellium-D has a strong influence on Vulcans, for which it acts like a drug when nearby and completely destroys their mental control.
STNH Sr pergium.png Pergium
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
Tech exotic gases.png Exotic Gas Extraction
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
Pergium is an energy source that is used by over a thousand worlds all over the galaxy. It can produce a large amount of energy compared to other fuels and thus is mostly used in large scale terrestial reactors.
Neutrinium Ore
  • Damage Advanced Plasma weapon components
  • Shield Advanced Shield components
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases as Fuel edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Exotic Gases for Shield Boost edict
  • Menu icon policies and edicts.png Terraforming Gasses edict
Building Building Cost and Maintenance
  • Cyto-Revitalization Center
  • Hall of Judgement
  • Energy Nexus
  • Advanced research buildings
  • Hyper-Entertainment Forums
  • Auth corporate.png Executive Retreat
  • Civic machine servitor.png Organic Paradise
Tech exotic gases.png Exotic Gas Extraction
  • Planet gas giant.png Gas Giant deposits
  • Planet toxic.png Toxic World deposits
  • Planet tropical.pngPlanet continental.pngPlanet ocean.png Wet planet features
  • Leviathans.png XuraCorp Trader Enclave deal
A chromodynamic power module derives its power from tripolymer plasma, and is used in the construction of artificial lifeforms.