Workers checking battery packs at a lithium battery factory in Tangshan, north China's Hebei Province on November 29, 2020. Photo: Xinhua Workers checking battery packs at a lithium battery factory in Tangshan, north China's Hebei Province on November 29, 2020. Photo: Xinhua
Workers checking battery packs at a lithium battery factory in Tangshan, north China's Hebei Province on November 29, 2020. Photo: Xinhua
Electric cars

Australian mining magnate is funding ‘green’ lithium to help Europe’s battery makers catch China’s EV boom

  • Gina Rinehart’s Hancock Prospecting will become a cornerstone investor in Vulcan Energy Resource’s share sale to fund a lithium project in Germany
  • The Offenburg project claims it can extract lithium without emitting carbon dioxide by using a geothermal power plant

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Workers checking battery packs at a lithium battery factory in Tangshan, north China's Hebei Province on November 29, 2020. Photo: Xinhua Workers checking battery packs at a lithium battery factory in Tangshan, north China's Hebei Province on November 29, 2020. Photo: Xinhua
Workers checking battery packs at a lithium battery factory in Tangshan, north China's Hebei Province on November 29, 2020. Photo: Xinhua
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