LG Energy Solution procures a 6-year lithium offtake agreement with Sigma Lithium

5 October 2021, 04:31:38

LG Energy Solution procures a 6-year lithium offtake agreement with Sigma LithiumSigma Lithium Corporation announced the signing of a binding term sheet for an offtake agreement on a "take or pay" basis (the "Offtake") for the sale of 6% battery-grade high purity and environmentally sustainable lithium concentrate to LG Energy Solution. The six-year LGES Offtake for Battery Grade Sustainable Lithium Concentrate scales from 60,000 tons per year in 2023 to 100,000 tons per year from 2024 to 2027 subject to Sigma Lithium and LGES executing a mutually acceptable definitive documentation to implement the Offtake. Sigma Lithium and LGES also agreed to negotiate each year, starting in 2022, an additional optional supply of Battery Grade Sustainable Lithium, not otherwise committed in other Sigma Lithium offtake arrangements, as per the table below. The purchase price for the Battery Grade Sustainable Lithium Concentrate under the Offtake will be linked to market prices for the high purity lithium hydroxide during the term of the Offtake. The Offtake is intended to be legally binding on both Sigma Lithium and LGES, and is subject to, among other things, completion of the negotiation of definitive written agreement(s), which are to be consistent with the agreed terms contained in the binding term sheet.

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Length: 193.0 in / 4902 mm
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Location: Front
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2022 Audi e-tron S quattro

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Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 193.0 in / 4902 mm
Height: 64.1 in / 1629 mm
Curb weight: 5941.46 lb / 2695 kg
Location: Rear
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Battery: 95 kWh, Voltage: 396 V

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2021 Audi e-tron S Sportback quattro

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 193.0 in / 4902 mm
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Location: Rear
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2021 Audi e-tron S quattro

2021 Audi e-tron S quattro

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 193.0 in / 4902 mm
Height: 64.1 in / 1629 mm
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Battery: 95 kWh, Voltage: 396 V

2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron 50 quattro

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Height: 63.5 in / 1614 mm
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Electric motor #2: 70 kW, 150 Nm, Location: Front
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2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron 50 quattro

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Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 180.6 in / 4588 mm
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2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron 50 quattro

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Length: 180.6 in / 4588 mm
Height: 63.5 in / 1614 mm
Curb weight: 4717.89 lb / 2140 kg
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Length: 205.6 in / 5223 mm
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2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS

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2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS

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Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 205.4 in / 5216 mm
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2022 Genesis GV60

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Electric motor #2: 160 kW, 350 Nm, Location: Front
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2022 KIA EV6

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2022 KIA EV6

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Height: 61.0 in / 1550 mm
Curb weight: 4497.43 lb / 2040 kg
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Electric motor #2: 74 kW @ 4500 - 7700 rpm, 255 Nm @ 4500 - 7700 rpm, Location: Front
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Length: 195.0 in / 4953 mm
Width: 77.4 in / 1967 mm
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Electric motor #2: 200 kW, 352 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 111.5 kWh, Voltage: 330.3 V

2022 BMW i4 M50

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Length: 188.3 in / 4783 mm
Width: 72.9 in / 1852 mm
Height: 57.0 in / 1448 mm
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Electric motor #1: 230 kW @ 8000 - 17000 rpm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 190 kW @ 8000 - 17000 rpm, Location: Front
Battery: 83.9 kWh, Voltage: 398.5 V