Tesla buying low-carbon nickel from Vale
Battery-grade nickel to come from Canadian mines, refineries Metal Tech News - May 6, 2022
Last updated 7/12/2022 at 2:04pm
The rumors are true, Tesla Inc. will be buying nickel for the lithium-ion batteries powering its vehicles from Vale's Canada operations.
"We are pleased to have the leading electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla among our customers," said Vale Executive Vice President of Base Metals Deshnee Naidoo.
A Brazil-based mining company with operations around the globe, Vale is the world's largest nickel p...