Rio's lithium push faces new plebiscite risk

NOW that it is hyper-engaged on all matters ESG, Rio Tinto has little option but to grin and bear the suggestion that final approval for its Jadar lithium project in western Serbia could be put to a local or district plebiscite, writes Barry FitzGerald.

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An April protest against Rio Tinto's Jadar mine in Serbia