Tesla heads to the mines for its batteries
Joins growing trend of EV automakers cutting deals with miners Metal Tech News Weekly Edition – January 22, 2020
Last updated 7/1/2022 at 12:10pm
Tesla Inc. needs an increasing amount of lithium, graphite, nickel and cobalt for the lithium-ion batteries that power its growing lineup of electric vehicles.
With its own rapid expansion, coupled with every major automotive brand in the world adding increasing numbers of EV models to their lineups, securing sustainable and ethical supplies of the lithium, cobalt, graphite, and nickel that go...