Sam Abuelsamid of Forbes reports that GM will begun production of U.S. lithium.
- GM is partnering with Controlled Thermal Resources (CTR) to produce lithium in the United States.
- CTR uses geothermal heat pumps to mine lithium, which is more sustainable and less emissions heavy than traditional mining practices.
- GM is currently building two lithium-ion processing plants with LG, with two more expected to be completed in 2024.
- Private sector innovation is leading the way to creating a more sustainable and secure rare mineral supply chain.
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