German lithium supply may be in hot water
Scientists find way to extract battery metal from geothermal Metal Tech News Weekly Edition – July 15, 2020
Last updated 7/10/2022 at 2:42pm
Scientists at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany have developed a patent-pending process for what may be a cost-effective and environmentally friendly way to extract lithium from the geothermal waters on the German and French sides of the Upper Rhine Trench.
Lithium, a key ingredient in the batteries powering electric vehicles, renewable energy storage and a plethora of recharge...