ENERGY MINERALS

Albemarle to build US$1.3B lithium hydroxide plant

Speciality chemicals company Albemarle has announced plans to locate a US$1.3 billion lithium hydroxide Mega-Flex facility in Chester County, South Carolina, USA. Plans The facility aims to help meet surging demand for lithiumion batteries for electric vehicles.

 Albemarle to build lithium hydroxide plant

Albemarle to build lithium hydroxide plant

With construction starting in 2024, the company expects the facility to produce about 50,000tpa of battery-grade lithium hydroxide from multiple sources, with the potential to expand up to 100,000tpa....

Start a free trial to continue reading this article

Already have an account?

Subscribe now

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Kondinin team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Kondinin team.

editions

Mining Journal Intelligence Project Pipeline Handbook 2024

View our 50 top mining projects, handpicked using a unique, objective selection process from a database of 450+ global assets.

editions

Mining Journal Intelligence Investor Sentiment Report 2024

Survey revealing the plans, priorities, and preferences of 120+ mining investors and their expectations for the sector in 2024.

editions

Mining Journal Intelligence Mining Equities Report 2023

Access an exclusive, inside look on the quarterly mining IPOs and secondary raisings data and mining equities performance tables with an annual Stock Exchange Comparisons supplement.

editions

Mining Journal Intelligence World Risk Report 2023 (feat. MineHutte ratings)

A detailed analysis of mining investment risks across 121 jurisdictions globally, built on 11 ‘hard risk’ metrics and an industrywide survey.