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Chile is soliciting commercial interest in bidding for contracts to produce lithium.
With as many as ninety different varieties of lithium and no international exchange, it is difficult to arrive at a standard lithium price; however, lithium industry insiders were able to provide Lithium Investing News with market context and current figures.
Mineweb reported that new uses for vanadium may make the metal a more attractive investment.
Cobalt is a critical mineral with far-ranging applications, but with the Congo and China controlling the world’s cobalt supply, western nations, many of which do not produce any cobalt, are expanding recycling programs to alleviate shortage of the mineral.
Russian industrialist Boris Zingarevich obtained control of lithium battery manufacturer Ener1, causing anxiety for some industry stakeholders.
Electric bicycle sales volumes are driven by macroeconomic trends in developing markets combined with demand for convenient and low-cost transportation. These factors could lead to global sales of almost 48 million vehicles per year by 2018.
A new lithium battery system suitable for military vehicles, introduced by A123 Systems, has the potential to provide military vehicles with a lighter, more durable system for starting engines and enhancing stealth. With an already large fleet of 6T batteries, the use of lithium in Military 6T Batteries could spike
The future market for lithium battery technology in the United States is being driven by clean air programs geared at reducing emissions to achieve climate goals.
The large manufacturing facility referred to as Liotech is expected to produce up to 500,000 lithium batteries per year. The the expectation is for the plant to produce lithium batteries to supply electric vehicles and larger bus batteries, in addition to a variety of energy storage applications, and emergency power
Nissan has recently released a new six year environmental agenda and is expanding the Smyrna facility with a $1 billion lithium battery plant on site with a capacity of up to 200,000 lithium battery packs per year with the potential both for domestic production and export.
A recent agreement between Korea and the United States indicates that the two countries will collaboratively develop research in areas including green transportation, smart grid technology, energy efficiency, renewable energy, and energy storage systems.
Computerworld reported that NEC has developed a new lithium-ion battery technology that doubles the life span of conventional models.
Lithium producers, lithium battery manufacturers and the broader lithium investment community received some interesting news on Tuesday, as the Department of Energy (DOE) disclosed the results of a major review of research spending.
BBC reported that a new polymer jelly could be the next big step forward for lithium batteries.
Senior government officials and ministers have announced an agreement to commit to increasing the energy efficiency of transportation, including the promotion for electric vehicles, lithium batteries, biofuels and natural gas vehicles minimizing oil demand for transport.
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