Nuclear and solar could create significant lithium demand

By Mark Watts
Published: Wednesday, 26 January 2011

Byron Capital Markets forecasts 15% market share for new energy applications by 2020

New energy applications such as nuclear, solar thermal and grid storage are expected to provide a significant driver of lithium demand over the next ten years, according to analysts at Byron Capital Markets.

The Canada-based group has forecasted annual demand for lithium carbonate equivalent (LCE) to increase to 282,841 tonnes...

This is a preview of the full article

Our market news and price data is reserved for registered users only.

Current customer? Login now

All of our industrial minerals price data and news is now available only through our new platform. Learn more about the intelligence we offer by visiting our Fastmarkets flagship website. If you are familiar with our reliable and trusted intelligence, fill out a request a quote form today to hear from our friendly sales staff who will create a custom license for you.


Interested in lithium prices? We now offer lithium prices and coverage free for reference. Click here to read all about it.

Interested in the wider electrification market?
Join our growing community of participants who want to learn more about electrification and how this market is developing.