BMW Mining News

Germany to host Europe's first EV battery plant

BMW already signed up as the factory's main client.

Cobalt hunt takes Aussie explorer to forest on BMW's doorstep

The search for cobalt, a key component of the battery-powered auto fleets of the future, has arrived on BMW AG’s doorstep with a discovery of an ore deposit not far from its i3 electric city car plant.

BMW throws fuel on cobalt, lithium fire: 'we'll need 10x as much'

“We’ve been intensively focusing on how to manage future cobalt supply for a year now. Before, it wasn’t clear just how quickly demand will accelerate.”