cobalt mining

2050 goals

World Bank: Lithium, cobalt production must grow 500% to meet 2050...

A new World Bank Group report finds that the production of minerals, such as graphite, lithium and cobalt, could increase by nearly 500% by 2050, to meet the growing demand for clean energy technologies.

EV boom highlights unethical cobalt production

Cobalt, an essential ingredient in lithium-ion batteries that power plug-in electric cars, has become a source of serious ethical and economic concerns. Most of the...

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