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January 3, 2024

BNEF Pioneers Award 2023: Metals and Materials

Ajay Kochhar and Tim Johnston at the BloombergNEF (BNEF) summit at the Intercontinental in New York, NY, April 24, 2023. (Photo by Craig Warga)

January 3, 2024

Li-Cycle’s Executive Chair and co-founder, Tim Johnston, was recently featured on BloombergNEF’s ‘Switched ON’ podcast, which focuses on the future of energy and sustainability. Tim joined hosts Dana Perkins and Benjamin Kafri for this special episode featuring winners of the 2023 BNEF Pioneers Award for sustainable metals and materials for an electrified future.

BNEF Pioneers Award is an annual climate-tech competition identifying game-changing innovations with the potential to accelerate global decarbonization and halt climate change. Li-Cycle was recognized in the ‘Sustainable Metals and Materials for an Electrified Future’ category for its patented and proven commercial Spoke & Hub Technologies™

At 36:50 – Tim discusses Li-Cycle’s novel and sustainable hydrometallurgical battery recycling process, the significant growth in the recycling industry, and supporting the creation of a safe and sustainable supply of critical battery materials globally.

Original podcast published via Switch ON Podcast – Bloomberg

Listen to the full Podcast here.