UK Battery Strategy elicits mixed reactions

The release of the UK Battery Strategy yesterday has generated mixed responses, with the industry expressing cautious optimism while calling for more comprehensive measures to ensure success in the global battery race

Cornish Lithium secures £53.6m led by UK Infrastructure Bank

The funding will help the start-up to develop mines in south-west England for a domestic supply of lithium compounds, critical for the production of batteries for EVs and renewable energy storage

Ecotricity seals 10-year agreement to take geothermal power from Cornish plant

The PPA will see a minimum of 3MW of baseload electricity power the equivalent of 10,000 homes every year

‘Globally significant’ lithium resources found in Cornwall’s geothermal waters

Cornish Lithium says geothermal waters in the south-west of the UK contain some of the world’s highest grades of lithium

Government backs ‘Europe’s first’ geothermal lithium recovery plant in Cornwall

The project aims to help the area become the principal lithium battery hub for the UK