PDAC 2015: Battery demand drivers disputed; purity and processing efficiency is key
Published: Wednesday, 04 March 2015
Although attendees at PDAC disagreed on whether EV or grid storage demand would emerge first to drive battery growth, there was all round agreement that product value will lie in processing technology and increasing purity
Grid energy storage solutions are likely to outstrip
electric vehicles (EVs) as the largest lithium demand growth
driver in the short term, Julien Davy, Stria
Lithium’s COO, told IM at the
Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) 2015
conference in Toronto, Canada on Tuesday.
"The grid energy storage solutions...