Lithium, the lightest metal on the periodic table, is used in various industries due to its many valuable applications. However, its extraction from brine deposits can have negative environmental impacts, including at the Salton Sea. Learn about where lithium comes from, its uses, and efforts to find sustainable extraction methods.
Battery startup, Statevolt, has announced its plan to construct one of the largest gigafactories in North America, with a battery production capacity of 54GWh.
Salton Sea Management Program has launched vegetation enhancement projects aimed at establishing native vegetation, enhancing existing vegetation communities, and reducing dust emissions.
We will discuss the current state of the Salton Sea’s water quality, the issues that are causing its decline, and the possible solutions that can help improve the sea’s future.