Allkem the latest to upscale its lithium project
The announcement by Allkem that it is reducing the expansion pathway at Sal de Vida from three stages to two should come as no surprise to most of those following the lithium space. It is simply the most recent in a parade of projects which are looking to go bigger and faster amid the huge shortage in lithium supply. Indeed, Sigma Lithium is also in on the act in this month’s development news section. The big question now is, given the huge upscaling in lithium supply that is starting to occur, how much will capital costs increase, how much will...