In order to transition towards a fully renewable energy-based economy, the problem of intermittency in non-fossil fuel electricity generation first needs to be solved, said Donald Sadoway, professor of materials chemistry at MIT. “I wanted something that was versatile and could go wherever you needed to have the gap, bridge, when the sun isn’t shining […]
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Two years ago the spot lithium price in China was $26 per kilogram. Today it is assessed by Fastmarkets at below $8. Cobalt, a key input for lithium-ion battery chemistry, has experienced a similar boom and bust cycle. LONDON: It’s been a tough year for electric vehicle (EV) metal bulls. The previous speculative heat surrounding […]
Ministry of environment & forest moots quotas for locally sourced materials, landfill taxes & environment liability Amidst BJP led government’s push to become a $5 trillion economy by 2025, the ministry of environment and forest has released the draft National Resource Efficiency Policy to implement resource efficiency across all relevant resources including metals, minerals, fossil […]