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In the media: Northvolt wants to mine cobalt in Sweden - for electric cars

Published: 16 August 2021

Sweden could have taken advantage of the golden opportunity to start mining cobalt - there are known assets of at least 19,000 tonnes in the Swedish bedrock, according to SGU. However, the deposits may be far larger than that, says Christina Wanhainen, professor in ore geology at Luleå University of Technology.

Christina Wanhainen

Christina Wanhainen, Professor and Head of Subject

Phone: +46 (0)920 492401
Organisation: Ore Geology, Geosciences and Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering