DOE seeks unconventional critical minerals
Offers $156M to develop tech for critical minerals from waste Metal Tech News - September 21, 2022
Last updated 9/20/2022 at 2:14pm
The U.S. Department of Energy announced $156 million in funding for a first-of-a-kind facility to extract and separate rare earth elements and critical minerals from unconventional sources like mining waste.
As rare earths and other critical minerals are key to manufacturing clean energy technologies here in America – such as solar panels, wind turbines, electric vehicles, and hydrogen fuel c...