RENO, NV / ACCESSWIRE / July 21, 2021 / American Battery Metals Corporation (OTCQB:ABML) (the "Company" or "ABTC"), an American-owned lithium-ion battery recycling technology and advanced battery metal extraction company with extensive mineral resources in Nevada, which is in the process of changing its name to American Battery Technology Company (ABTC), today announced that Doug Hamilton, most recently head of Business Development at the Company, will be taking on the new role of Head of Policy.
As part of this new position, Hamilton will lead the ABTC policy team and direct the company's domestic policy initiatives, including state and federal regulatory legislation and government grant and loan programs. He will additionally oversee public policy collaboration with industry partners and organizations. Hamilton brings substantial company and partnership knowledge to the role, having first joined ABTC in January 2021 where he was integral in the creation, coordination and implementation of partnership strategies as well as spearheaded the organization's sales strategy.
"With the growing demand for battery materials management in the United States, it is imperative that American Battery Technology Company takes an active role in supporting our industry to ensure environmentally sound policies and practices are front and center," said American Battery Technology Company CEO Doug Cole. "I am pleased to name Doug Hamilton as our new Head of Policy for American Battery Technology Company. With his experience in renewable energy, I am very excited about the work that he and his team will do for our industry and our company."
Hamilton brings a passion for sustainable technology, showcased through his 11 years of experience within the sales and business development sector of the renewable energy industry. Prior to these roles, he served as a professional educator for 13 years, both abroad and in the United States. His extensive experience as a teacher will only continue to cultivate and expand ABTC's dedication and commitment to learning and finding new and innovative solutions.
"ABTC's solutions are central to the future of the critical materials industry, as well as the future of our country's energy resources as a whole," said Hamilton. "I am looking forward to leading our policy team and working with our partners to help secure a sustainable domestic supply chain in order to meet the growing demand for lithium batteries."
About American Battery Metals Corporation
American Battery Technology Company is uniquely positioned to supply battery metals through its three divisions: lithium-ion battery recycling, battery metal extraction technology, and primary resources. The Company issued a public statement outlining its principled approach to executing its ambitious business plan.
American Battery Technology Company has built a clean technology platform that increases production of primary metals used in the batteries that power electric cars, grid storage applications, and consumer electronics and tools. The green platform creates a circular economy for battery metals that champions ethical and environmentally sustainable sourcing of critical materials.
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This press release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the safe harbor provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, including those with respect to the development timelines and economics for ABTC recycling projects including the development of its initial or subsequent recycling facilities or any lithium-ion mining projects, and the potential results of such efforts, and the effects on timing of such projects, are "forward-looking statements." Although the Company's management believes that such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it cannot guarantee that such expectations are, or will be, correct. These forward-looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties, which could cause the Company's future results to differ materially from those anticipated. Potential risks and uncertainties include, among others, interpretations or reinterpretations of geologic information, unfavorable exploration results, inability to obtain permits required for future exploration, development or production, general economic conditions and conditions affecting the industries in which the Company operates; the uncertainty of regulatory requirements and approvals; fluctuating mineral and commodity prices, final investment approval and the ability to obtain necessary financing on acceptable terms or at all. Additional information regarding the factors that may cause actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements is available in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended June 30, 2020. The Company assumes no obligation to update any of the information contained or referenced in this press release.
SOURCE: American Battery Metals Corporation