Highlights from Benchmark’s Battery Recycling Special are now available to watch on demand.
Coronavirus Response: Battery demand delayed, but not derailedThe unexpected outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic has affected markets globally and lithium is no exception. However, while the trajectory of battery demand in the near-term has been impacted by the fallout from the outbreak, in the medium and long-term the demand… Read more
Benchmark Mineral Intelligence sets the lithium industry’s reference price in its monthly subscription service, Lithium Price Assessments.
This service provides independent prices assessed to a lithium specific methodology – an industry first – and is done so by analysts that understand the lithium market.
These lithium prices are used by … Read more
ON TUESDAY 20 OCTOBER 2020, BENCHMARK MINERAL INTELLIGENCE HOSTED ITS BENCHMARK SUMMIT 2020 – WASHINGTON DC, THE ANNUAL MEETING PLACE CONNECTING GOVERNMENT AND INDUSTRY.
THE BENCHMARK SUMMIT OPENED WITH SPEECHES FROM SENATOR LISA MURKOWSKI (R-ALASKA), CHAIRMAN OF US SENATE ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES COMMITTEE, AND SENATOR JOE MANCHIN (D-WEST VIRGINIA),… Read more
Of the ‘forgotten’ battery chemicals and metals manganese is one of the better-known. Nonetheless, it rarely grabs the headlines of its cathode siblings – cobalt and nickel – as its cost component to the cathode is relatively low, but it remains a critical material for OEM’s ambitions for higher-range electric … Read more
Benchmark Mineral Intelligence is excited to confirm two major developments that continue to expand our world class organisation in line with our growth and standing in the lithium ion battery and electric vehicle (EV) supply chain. These are:
1) Expansion of our Price Assessment Division
Benchmark provides the premier price … Read more
Tesla’s cathode supply chain statements stood out during its 2020 Battery Day as the company announced its intention to move into the upstream segments of the lithium ion supply chain.
Drew Baglino, SVP, Powertrain and Energy Engineering at Tesla, said: “we’re going to go and start building our own cathode … Read more
Highlights from Benchmark’s World Tour West – Nickel Special from Benchmark’s Battery Day are now available to watch on demand.
- Nickel: from mine to cathode
Highlights from Benchmark’s World Tour East – Hard Rock Lithium Special are now available to watch on demand.
In this session we … Read more
Tesla’s battery cell journey continues after Elon Musk confirmed Tesla’s new 4680 cylindrical cell format at Tesla’s Battery Day, also confirming that in-house production was already underway at the company’s pilot plant in Fremont.
This marks a significant point in Tesla’s battery strategy as it moves into direct battery production, … Read more