July 27, 2023

What is a Lithium Battery?

Durban, South Africa — A lithium battery is a rechargeable product that uses lithium ions to store and release electrical energy. Lise Oertel Communications Specialist What is a lithium battery? Lithium batteries are preferred over other types of batteries because they have a high energy density. That means they store significant energy relative to their size […]

July 25, 2023

What You Need to Know About the Lithium Price in Today’s Market

Durban, South Africa — Today’s lithium price is created from several data points. Like most products, there is a cost to producing it. Extraction and processing affect its pricing. Lise Oertel Communications Specialist Lithium is primarily obtained through mining, brine extraction, and recycling. The costs of these processes, including labour, equipment, energy, and environmental regulations, impact […]

May 4, 2023

Volatility of the lithium super cycle – a pragmatic view of the landscape

Centurion, South Africa — Is fast-tracking the production of a lithium mine the right strategy right now? For astute producers and investors, the demand data points the way… Sonja Schadeck Techno-Economic Engineer – Lithium  Should lithium producers hold back, or go full-speed to market? Anyone keeping a close watch on the volatile current spot prices of […]

February 25, 2023

Produce Lithium faster

February 22, 2023 Produce Lithium faster by Annelize Fouchee Contact us iPhones. Teslas. Tablets. e-Bikes. What do all of these have in common? You probably know the answer – lithium batteries. McKinsey raises the question: Can the supply can keep pace with the demand? New technologies are needed to make…