Cornwall set to host Europe's first geothermal lithium pilot plant

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The project will take place at the United Downs Deep Geothermal Power site in Cornwall
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The project will take place at the United Downs Deep Geothermal Power site in Cornwall

Cornwall is set to become home to Europe's first geothermal lithium recovery pilot plant, with government funding announced this week set to support a project that combines lithium extraction from geothermal...

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