Scholz Visits South America in a Race With China to Get Lithium
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 29, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Salton Sea lithium deposits could help EV transition, support economically devastated area
The demand for electric vehicles is surging in the U.S., sparked in part by the Biden administration’s Inflation Reduction Act and the subsidies it offers. But a looming supply shortage of lithium threatens to stall the EV transition. Stephanie Sy traveled to California's Salton Sea where lithium…#stephaniesy #saltonsea (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 25, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EU ‘could end reliance on China for electric car batteries by 2030’
Europe could end its reliance on China for electric car batteries by 2030 but only if it keeps pace with Joe Biden’s $369bn (£298bn) green subsidy spree, experts predict. A report by the renewable energy campaign group Transport & Environment said the EU was on track to produce enough lithium-ion…#joebidens #transportenvironment #eastasia #beijing #bidens #te #umicore #poland #northvolt #sweden (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 24, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The dependence of the burning process and ignition temperature of a lithium cell on its state of charge - Erd A, Ciszewski T.
Batteries and energy stores built with lithium-ion cells are potentially dangerous and can cause fires that are difficult to extinguish. Reducing the intensity of the fires and extending the time of their development may be of great importance for improvin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 23, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Lithium use for suicide prevention, revisited - Wortzel HS, Simonetti JA, Oslin DW, Hermes E, Matarazzo BB.
CONCLUSIONS that lithium unequivocally offers suicide prev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 20, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Guilbeault gives green light to James Bay lithium mine with 271 conditions
Environment Minister Steven Guilbeault says a new lithium mine in northern Quebec can go ahead with more than 270 conditions to protect wildlife and respect Indigenous use of the lands of traditional purposes. The James Bay mine is expected to produce lithium for up to two decades, mainly for use…#jamesbay #quebec #northamericas #stevenguilbeault #manitoba #allkem (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lithium ’s Next Big Risk is Grand Supply Plans Falling Short
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 15, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Saudi Arabia ’s Got the Money. But Can it Draw Foreign Capital?
The country’s sovereign wealth fund and state miner are plowing in as much 11.95 billion riyals ($3.2 billion) to create a fund that will invest across the world in resources such as copper, nickel and lithium, as a non-operating partner with a minority equity stake. The company’s formation was…#grantshapps #vision2030 #riyadh #saudiarabianminingco #ivanhoeminesltd #bhpgroupltd #riotintoplc #aramco #saudiarabia #mbs (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 15, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nevada lithium mine gets conditional $700M government loan
The U.S. Department of Energy announced a conditional loan of $700 million Friday to an Australian mining company to pursue a lithium project still facing environmental hurdles in Nevada as the U.S. seeks domestic supplies for a key component in electric vehicle batteries. The move ups the ante in…#loansprogramsoffice #energydepartment #nativeamerican #oregon #ridgehalfway #nepa #bernardrowe #jamescalaway #jigarshah #dnev (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 15, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NV lithium mine used in EV production receives $700M conditional loan from US Energy Department
The U.S. Department of Energy on Friday announced a conditional loan of $700 million to an Australian mining company to pursue a proposed lithium project in Nevada, as the U.S. seeks domestic supplies for a key component in electric vehicle batteries. Ioneer Ltd. has hoped to begin mining by 2026…#departmentofenergy #ioneerltd #newsouthwales #energydepartment #reno #esmereldacounty #australian #usdepartmentofenergy #nevada #ioneer (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 15, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lithium Was The Best Performing Commodity For The Second Straight Year
At the beginning of each year, we update our ever-popular Periodic Table of Commodity Returns, which is fully interactive and includes 10 years’ worth of data. A pdf of the table is also available for download. Long-time fans will notice a new inclusion to this year’s table: lithium. The soft,…#ivanhoemines #goldman #ivanhoe #ukraine #spglobal #ubs #indonesia #mexico #goldmansachs #colombia (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 13, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. to lend ioneer $700 million for Nevada lithium mine
[1/2] Ford Motor Co. shows the all-new electric Mustang Mach-E vehicle for a photo shoot at a studio in Warren, Michigan, U.S. October 29, 2019. Picture taken October 29, 2019. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook WASHINGTON, Jan 13 (Reuters) - The U.S. Energy Department said on Friday it will lend ioneer Ltd…#jigarshah #mustangmache #rhyoliteridge #patrickdonnelly #energy #cbd #usenergydepartment #jennifergranholm #departmentofenergy #fordmotorco (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 13, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Multi-risk assessment of mine lithium battery fire based on quantitative factor characterization - Li K, Wang Y, Zhang Y, Wang S, Zou X.
As a large number of new energy is employed as the driving force for the operation and transportation machinery of underground space projects, the lithium battery load in confined spaces, such as working faces, roadways and tunnels increases in geometric p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 10, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Tribes are suing to stop a proposed lithium mine in Nevada, saying the site is sacred
The fate of a proposed lithium mine in Nevada — one that's important to production of electric cars — is now in the hands of a federal judge as tribes sue to stop it.#nevada (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 6, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Korea ’s SK On to Produce Cheaper EV Battery by 2025
South Korean battery manufacturer SK On is planning to produce a new, lithium-iron-phosphate (LFP) electric vehicle (EV) battery by 2025, a senior executive of the company said on Thursday. The move is part of the company’s effort to deliver lower-cost batteries to automakers as rising EV costs…#curbchinadominance #skinnovation #tesla #sony #lasvegas #skons #ces #southkorean #asiafinancial #jasonlee (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 6, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news