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Lithium returns to investment radars

Lithium, like all minor metals, has its occasional ‘Warhol moment’, a 15-minute burst of fame before fading from view, which is what might happen after the latest news from researchers at Britain’s Cambridge University.

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Investors may punt on the lithium market following breakthrough research (photo: Andrew Dunn)

But, if the work by a team of scientists led by Professor Clare Grey moves out of the laboratory and into mainstream production it will have an effect that ripples out well beyond demand for the light