Critical minerals market for EVs, wind and solar hits $320bn in 2022

The market has doubled in size over the past five years, according to the International Energy Agency

Energy transition threatened by supply shortages of vital minerals by 2030

Materials like dysprosium, used in electric motors, could potentially experience severe shortages of up to 70%, according to a new report

Race to the bottom: Will we start deep sea mining?

The government is allegedly looking at plans to evaluate potential underwater reserves of key materials for EV batteries

EVs to make up 83% of battery demand in 20 years

This is due to growing demand and industry priorities, a new report claims

Asian $9bn EV supply chain deal cut to reduce Chinese reliance

The investment has been made to develop a mining through to manufacturing process in Indonesia

Tesla raises prices of EVs as supply chain worsens

The crisis in Russia and Ukraine has led to key materials in EV production rising by up to 250%

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

Metals made from deep-sea rocks ‘could help slash environmental impact of EV batteries’

A study has found producing battery metals from underwater ‘nodules’ can reduce related carbon dioxide emissions by as much as 75% compared to mining operations on land