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By Shane Lasley
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IEA urges swift critical minerals action

To ensure minerals are not the bottleneck to climate goals Metal Tech News – May 12, 2021

 

Last updated 7/1/2022 at 10:55am

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From the massive wind turbines and other generators of low-carbon energy to the electric vehicles that will drive enormous new demand for that power, every facet of a global transition to green energy and e-mobility is going to require a lot more copper, lithium, nickel, cobalt, and rare earth elements.

Policymakers must take swift and decisive action to ensure that the minerals critical to the global transition to renewable energy and electric vehicles are not the bottleneck that prevents governments from meeting their climate goals, according to a new report by the International Energy Agency.

"Today, the data shows a looming mismatch between the world's strengthened climate ambitions and th...



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