Eagle Graphite Inc of Toronto, ON and the Government of British Columbia have confirmed the release of its first tranche of grant funding in support of a two-year program to develop and commercialize silicon-modified battery anodes made with graphite from Eagle’s Black Crystal graphite quarry and plant in Valhalla, BC.
Jamie Death, Eagle Graphite’s CEO, said, “We welcome 2021 with renewed excitement and optimism. Global adoption of new, more sustainable energy systems is intensifying, and superior materials for tomorrow’s batteries will play an enormous role in that transformation. We anticipate exponential growth in global demand for battery graphite to continue for many years, especially for graphite formulations yielding superior performance.”
Volume 35, Issue 05