Electra in talks to build second cobalt refinery in Canada

Electra Battery Materials Corp has begun preliminary talks with the government of Quebec to build a new cobalt refinery that will integrate with an emerging battery materials park in the Canadian province, the company said on Wednesday June 22.

The refinery would be built in Bécancour and is part of the company’s growth strategy in support of the onshoring of electric-vehicle (EV) supply chains in North America, it noted....


Andrea Hotter

June 23, 2022

20:30 GMT

New York