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June 17, 2021

Energy Security Cubed: Repatriating Battery Supply Chains through Recycling

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Original podcast published on The CGAI Podcast Network

Energy Security Cubed, released bi-weekly Thursday, is the CGAI’s podcast on all thing’s energy security. Join our host Kelly Ogle as he and a diverse group of experts explore the three pillars that form the nexus of energy security in Canada: Energy, Economics, and the Environment.

On this episode, Kelly Ogle is joined by Ajay Kochhar to discuss how recycling could secure supply chains for lithium-ion batteries.

Participant Bio:
– Ajay Kochhar is the President, CEO, and Co-Founder of innovative Lithium-Ion battery recycling firm Li-Cycle.

Host Bio:
– Kelly Ogle (host) is the President and CEO of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute (

What is Ajay reading?
Battery market reports (even while he sleeps!)

Recording Date: 11 June 2021

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Produced by Joe Calnan. Music credits to Drew Phillips.