Salton Sea.

California's Salton Sea is brimming with enough lithium to make more than 375 million EV batteries and geothermal energy equivalent to 11 power plants, CleanTechnica reports.

Provided the economics work, Salton Sea presents the U.S. with a prime opportunity to extract lithium on its own and boost clean geothermal energy.

Amena H. Saiyid

Washington D.C. Correspondent