Why is Russia’s invasion of Ukraine halting EV production?

The price of nickel has risen by 250% in the last two days, a key component of EV batteries

Mining for electric cars is harming flamingos!

Lithium is a key element to get EVs on the move – but it’s leading to certain flamingo species becoming endangered

Australia to launch human urine-to-fertiliser trial

The nutrients of urine make it an “excellent fertiliser”, according to a new research

Could bacteria mean sustainable mining?

Researchers are investigating whether bacteria could extract the elements needed for computers, EVs and mobile phones – all powered by sugar…

Vattenfall ‘unfreezes’ EV charge for polar temperatures!

The company has trialled the use of an electric truck within the arctic circle

You are gold! Something investors could have learned?

A new report looks into gold’s potential impact on the carbon profile of investment portfolios and its alignment with climate targets

A view of Earth from the moon
Rolls-Royce eyes nuclear-powered mining on the Moon!

The British engineering giant is reportedly planning to develop a micro-nuclear reactor that could be built on the Moon or even Mars

Rolls-Royce and Flanders Electric team up to reduce emissions from mining trucks

They plan to develop a hybrid retrofit solution for the trucks, which is expected to save fuel and cut carbon emissions by up to 30%

Government fires up ‘hydrogen revolution’

The Business and Energy Secretary has today set out the UK’s ‘first-ever’ Hydrogen Strategy that is forecast to unlock £4 billion investment by 2030

The Energy Impact of Mobile Phones

Often when we think about climate change, the main carbon emissions that we think of are made by heavy industrial industries like transportation, mining, and petroleum. Rarely do we consider the impact that computer technology has on the environment.