IRA, energy transition to spur Western silicon metal production, consumption: Sinova Global

The United States’ Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) and ongoing renewable energy transition could reorientate silicon consumption and production dynamics, emphasizing the demand for high-quality material required for solar panels, computer chips and electric vehicles (EVs), Fastmarkets has heard.

In an interview on Wednesday May 24, Jayson Tymko, chief executive officer of upstart North American silicon producer Sinova Global, emphasized that massive growth in Western high-purity silicon production will...


Solomon Cefai

May 31, 2023

15:56 GMT