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Rod Colwell

Rod Colwell, CEO of Controlled Thermal Resources Holdings, Inc.

Rod is a seasoned corporate executive specializing in clean energy, critical minerals, and commercial development. Rod combines thirty years of experience in commercializing new projects and leads the Hell's Kitchen Lithium and Power project development in Imperial County, California. This world-scale project will set new environmental standards for battery-grade lithium products and base-load renewable power while spearheading the creation of a localized battery supply chain in the United States. Rod was appointed Commissioner to the Blue-Ribbon Lithium Valley Commission in 2020 and is deeply committed to delivering sustainable and competitive critical minerals and clean energy to support a resilient battery supply chain for a zero-carbon future.