Department of Energy NETL REE-CM program (DE-FOA-0002364)
Requested Funds: $1,526,908
This project aims at reducing reliance on imported critical minerals. This could lead to establishing Alaska’s resources as globally competitive sources of supply. In the project, UAF is working with DGGS, Native Corporations, and the resource development industries.
Above: Video highlighting the importance of critical minerals, including rare earth elements, and the university’s role in their development.