ExxonMobil to begin lithium extraction in Arkansas as officials hope for the start of a boom

BY: - November 13, 2023

Oil and gas giant ExxonMobil this month plans to drill its first well in Southwest Arkansas for lithium, a critical component in electric vehicle batteries. The company‚Äôs Monday announcement has significant implications for the global energy sector and for South Arkansas, where local and state officials have been building up the economic promise of lithium […]