The Metals Company contracts CSIRO-led consortium to develop environmental monitoring and management plan for deep-sea nodule collection
Green Car Congress
JULY 14, 2022
The company through its subsidiaries holds exploration and commercial rights to three polymetallic nodule contract areas in the Clarion Clipperton Zone of the Pacific Ocean regulated by the International Seabed Authority and sponsored by the governments of Nauru, Kiribati and the Kingdom of Tonga. Deep sea mining remains controversial.