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Winnipeg Free Press: U of M researchers, exploration firms team up for lithium hunt

June 20, 2024 — 

A pair of University of Manitoba earth science professors will partner with two lithium exploration companies on a $1.5-million academic grant that could lay the groundwork for sustainable critical minerals extraction in the province.

Prof. Mostafa Fayek had spent time trying to establish a lithium consortium in Manitoba to share best practices when federal academic funding body NSERC opened applications for an Alliance Mission grant that allows private-sector participants.

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