Post Tagged with: "lithium-ion batteries"

Source: Reuters

To go electric, America needs more mines. Can it build them?


Last September, in the arid hills of northern Nevada, a cluster of flowers found nowhere else on earth died mysteriously overnight.

Conservationists were quick to suspect ioneer Ltd, an Australian firm that wants to mine the lithium that lies …

Source: Houston Chronicle

Renewables get a boost from lower cost batteries

Houston Chronicle

Lower costs and more capacity helped to drive growth in the renewable energy industry this year, according to a new study.

The lifetime cost of operating utility-scale solar facilities declined by 18 percent and on-shore wind dipped by …

Geopolitics: China Is Muscling In on Lithium-Ion Batteries

Geopolitics: China Is Muscling In on Lithium-Ion Batteries

Lithium-ion batteries will give way to newer, better, different technology

From Stratfor Worldview

In spite of potential global pushback against Beijing’s investments, Chinese companies will acquire control of a majority of the lithium-ion battery market, giving the country a significant …

July 6, 2018 - 8:08 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Transportation