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Pentagon adds graphite to stockpile list

Points to importance of developing Graphite Creek in Alaska North of 60 Mining News – October 8, 2021

 

Last updated 11/18/2021 at 3:58pm

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GM Defense recently unveiled an all-electric Infantry Squad Vehicle concept that could point to the battery-powered future of U.S. military vehicles.

As another signal foreshadowing the growing demand for graphite, the Pentagon has added this lithium-ion battery ingredient to its newest National Defense Stockpile Acquisitions List.

Published by the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency on Oct. 4, this list calls for DLA's strategic materials department to acquire up to 900 metric tons of graphite to store in government stockpiles over the coming yea...



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