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By Shane Lasley
Metal Tech News 

First Cobalt expanding Idaho Belt deposit

Aims to double resource of metal critical to EV supply chains Metal Tech News – June 30, 2021


Last updated 7/1/2022 at 10:58am

First Cobalt Idaho Iron Creek cobalt critical mineral battery metal map supply

First Cobalt Corp.

Workers develop an underground drill bay in the previously developed Adit No. 1 at the Iron Creek cobalt-copper project.

Chains are only as strong as their weakest link, and two United States federal agencies have determined that cobalt is the weak link in North America's electric vehicle supply chain.

First Cobalt Corp. is doing its part to strengthen this link by delivering the cobalt sulfate needed for the lithium-ion batteries that power EVs from its refinery in Ontario and exploring its cobalt-rich Iron Cree...

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