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Tesla warns of upcoming global shortages in battery minerals

2019-05-31T11:23:52+08:00

Leading electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer Tesla has warned a global shortage of battery minerals could be on the horizon due to underinvestment in the mining sector, according to sources at a closed-door mining conference in Washington, United States. Two unnamed sources at the event told Reuters that Tesla global supply manager for battery metals [...]

Tesla warns of upcoming global shortages in battery minerals2019-05-31T11:23:52+08:00

Lithium, Cobalt Costs Hinder Battery-Powered Car Sales: HSBC

2019-05-31T11:32:16+08:00

 Bank trims forecast for battery-electric vehicle market share  HSBC sees 2020 ‘inflection point’ as battery costs decline High prices for lithium and cobalt will hinder sales growth in battery-powered vehicles the next few years, according to HSBC Holdings Plc. At the same time, HSBC has doubled their forecast for plug-in hybrid EVs to 5.5 [...]

Lithium, Cobalt Costs Hinder Battery-Powered Car Sales: HSBC2019-05-31T11:32:16+08:00

Battery Megafactory Forecast: 400% Increase in Capacity to 1 TWh by 2028

2019-05-31T11:37:37+08:00

We are in a lithium-ion revolution..... Benchmark Mineral Intelligence forecasts that we will see a 399% increase in lithium-ion battery production capacity over the next decade – enough to pass the impressive 1 TWh milestone. Read More By Visual Capitalist Data provided by Benchmark Mineral Intelligence [...]

Battery Megafactory Forecast: 400% Increase in Capacity to 1 TWh by 20282019-05-31T11:37:37+08:00

Lithium demand surges along with growth in electric vehicle market

2019-05-31T11:39:53+08:00

GlobalData forecasts that demand for lithium will more than double to 58,300 tonnes in 2022. Electric vehicles (EVs) represent the future of global transportation with demand expected to grow at an annual rate of 15.6% over the next five years, presenting opportunities for lithium producers. Read full article [...]

Lithium demand surges along with growth in electric vehicle market2019-05-31T11:39:53+08:00