Albemarle Opens Battery Materials Innovation Center

Albemarle Corp of Charlotte, NC has announced the opening of its Battery Minerals Innovation Center (BMIC) at its Kings Mountain, NC site. The center is expected to be fully operational this month and will support Albemarle’s lithium hydroxide, lithium carbonate and advanced energy storage materials growth platforms. It has been equipped to enable synthesis of new […]

Ontario Matches Feds Contribution to BEV Plant

The Ontario government has announced that it is matching a CDN$295 million investment from the federal government to retool Ford of Canada’s Oakville assembly complex into a global hub for battery electric vehicle (BEV) production. The CDN$1.8 billion investment is one of the most significant investments in the province’s auto sector in a generation. Dean […]