Lithium Miners & Battery Makers Are Feeling The Tesla Effect

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 16 Jan 2021 02:01:41 +0000

CNN reported that Tesla’s stock surge isn’t just making Elon Musk and Tesla investors rich — it’s affecting other industries as well. Investors who are focusing on other industries, such as lithium and batteries, are also benefitting from Tesla’s success

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Albemarle Expanding Nevada Site to Increase Domestic Production of Lithium

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 04:39:23 +0000

Albemarle Corporation has announced plans to expand capacity at its lithium production facility in Silver Peak, Nevada

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US Energy Dept. Selects National Laboratories To Establish Industry Partnerships For Battery Manufacturing Innovation

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 26 Aug 2020 03:07:14 +0000

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the selection of 13 projects through a Battery Manufacturing Lab Call with combined funding of almost $15 million over three years. The call sought proposals from the National Laboratories to establish public-private partnerships that address engineering challenges for advanced battery materials and devices, with a focus on de-risking, scaling, and accelerating adoption of new technologies

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Digging Into Less Conventional Lithium Mining Options

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 23 Aug 2020 07:07:04 +0000

A few weeks ago, one of our writers wrote up a story on the company Standard Lithium and its plan to get lithium for EV batteries in a new, innovative way. Tesla CEO Elon Musk responded on Twitter that he thought the approach had “a lot of potential.”

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Tesla’s Lithium & Nickel Sourcing — Australia? Bolivia? China?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 26 Jul 2020 11:10:37 +0000

Following some of Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s comments regarding battery production during the quarterly Tesla conference call for shareholders last week, I decided to have two long conversations with Howard Klein and Rodney Hooper of RK Equity about the EV battery production and mining industries

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