Right direction, but not enough firepower: Illawarra pioneer on plan to make batteries here

Connor Pearce
Updated May 24 2024 - 2:31pm, first published May 23 2024 - 4:29pm
Andrew Minett and Christiaan Jordaan, co-founders of Illawarra battery start up Sicona, will locate their first commercial plant in the United States. Picture supplied
Andrew Minett and Christiaan Jordaan, co-founders of Illawarra battery start up Sicona, will locate their first commercial plant in the United States. Picture supplied

The Albanese government has unveiled its long awaited, multimillion dollar battery strategy, but an Illawarra battery builder that was lured overseas due to the billions of dollars on offer in the United States has said the strategy still needs work.

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Connor Pearce

Connor Pearce

Journalist at Illawarra Mercury

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