Making Batteries Takes A Lot Of Lithium. Some Of It Could Come From Wastewater.

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 15 May 2024 00:57:31 +0000

Most batteries used in technology like smart watches and electric cars are made with lithium that travels across the world before even getting to manufacturers. But what if nearly half of the lithium used in the U.S. could come from Pennsylvania wastewater? A new analysis using compliance data from the … [continued]

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Altilium Announces Technological Advancements In Recycling Of LFP & NMC Batteries

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Mon, 13 May 2024 13:00:23 +0000

Altilium, a UK-based clean technology group focused on supporting the transition to net zero, has announced details of the latest advances in its innovative EcoCathode™ hydrometallurgical recycling technology, with breakthroughs in the recovery of lithium from new battery chemistries and the production of cathode active materials (CAM) from a mixed … [continued]

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The Southeast US Battery Belt Is Learning To Love EVs

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Wed, 08 May 2024 22:23:23 +0000

Laid-off workers in the Southeast have a new option. As electric vehicle battery plants rise in the region, they’re accompanied by good jobs, and these jobs are better paying than any of the previous textile or furniture industry positions from years past. EV battery plants are reinvigorating areas left destitute … [continued]

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7 ORNL Inventions Licensed To Texas-Based Lithium Recovery Firm

Credit to Author: US Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 08 May 2024 21:45:37 +0000

A collection of seven technologies for lithium recovery developed by scientists from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory has been licensed to Element3, a Texas-based company focused on extracting lithium from wastewater produced by oil and gas production. The technologies were developed through the Critical Materials Innovation Hub, a … [continued]

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Scientists Are Shaking Up Lithium Extraction With A Different Kind of Chemistry

Credit to Author: US Department of Energy| Date: Sun, 28 Apr 2024 03:53:27 +0000

When people think of chemistry, the image that typically comes to mind is a variety of colored liquids in beakers, flasks, and test tubes in a lab. But in actual practice, chemistry can involve materials in all states: liquids, gases, and even solids. Scientists at the Critical Materials Innovation (CMI) … [continued]

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From Mine to Line through End of Life, How Technology is Optimizing Battery Production

Credit to Author: Kyle D’Silva| Date: Fri, 26 Apr 2024 14:54:54 +0000

The battery industry is experiencing a seismic shift as demand for renewable energy solutions increases. With electric vehicle (EV) sales expected to double from 2023 to 2027, reaching 31.6 million […]

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Former Tesla & Ford Supply Chain & Battery Executive Annie Liu Joins Mangrove Lithium as Chief Commercial & Strategy Officer

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2024 20:59:38 +0000

Mangrove Lithium, the next generation lithium refining company, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Annie Liu as Chief Commercial & Strategy Officer. Annie brings over 20 years of executive and entrepreneurial experience to Mangrove. In her prior role as Head of Supply Chain, Battery and Energy at Tesla, Annie developed … [continued]

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M4E Lithium Secures $7.5M to $10M Funding to Accelerate Brazilian Lithium Exploration

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2024 22:11:59 +0000

M4E Lithium secured a $7.5M to $10M funding from industry leading Lithium Royalty Corp. (“LRC”) and the Electrification and Decarbonization fund managed by Waratah Capital Advisors (founder of LRC) The financing package includes an equity investment, a royalty purchase and an option for a strategic offtake agreement (with a buyback … [continued]

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Unleashing the Power: BatMan Project Revolutionizes Battery Manufacturing

Credit to Author: US Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 14 Feb 2024 20:45:59 +0000

Gotham City’s Dark Knight boasts an impressive collection of technological marvels, but the superhero scientists at the U.S. Department of … [continued]

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Celebrating Another Breakthrough in Domestic Lithium Production

Credit to Author: US Department of Energy| Date: Tue, 06 Feb 2024 03:34:23 +0000

At 227 feet below sea level, California’s Salton Sea rests at one of the lowest points in the United States. … [continued]

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