Improving battery technologies will mean that even long-haul trucks could be economically electrified during the second half of the next decade.
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The increase would mean integrating an initial production rate of approximately 25,000 tonnes per year into its development plans.
Benchmark's MD Simon Moore told the Senate Committee on energy that 70 battery megafactories are in global production – up from 17 .
And that's all the way to 2050.
The global share of zero-carbon electricity generation is set to increase from 38 percent last year to 63 percent by 2040.
Carbon products are widely used in sectors such as metallurgy, chemicals, aviation and renewable energy.
Dan Weir, executive chairman of DNI Metals, speaks about the progress his company has made with its graphite project in Madagascar, as well as developments with its Alberta project.
Uncertainty around future battery technologies and chemistries mean that 'future-proof' recycling technologies need to be developed.
The after tax NPV at an 8% discount is now $198 million.
At 17.9% graphitic carbon, the Lac Gueret deposit is likely one of the highest grade graphite deposits in the world.
The global energy-storage market will surge to a cumulative 942 gigawatts by 2040.
As electric vehicles slowly become a bigger part of the global fleet, questions about mileage and fuel efficiency are going to become more apposite.
Arizona based Urbix Resources has produced the first economically viable graphene-enhanced lightweight concrete.
A White House/US Department of Defence (DoD) report has recommended direct investment in companies developing domestic sources of graphite and the Canadian junior is one of them.
Zenyatta and the Constance Lake First Nations join forces.
No gas or balloons needed.
Company wants to make sure the mine is in production when the demand and price of graphite takes off, as predicted.
The industry is asking whether consumers will opt for natural or artificial material, and how this will shape global consumption.
Miner is based in Perth.
Demand for spherical graphite continues to grow rapidly for use in the anodes of lithium-ion batteries.
Chinese electric vehicle ecosystem continues to expand.
Beijing Electric Vehicle Co.,is preparing for a stock-market listing and starting a battery-swap service to reduce customers’ range anxiety and keep up with similar offerings from rivals.
Shares in European carmakers are having their best trading day in two years after a U.S. official floated a proposal to eliminate vehicle-import tariffs on both sides of the Atlantic.
"Our priority is to develop our existing lithium deposit in Argentina. But we are also looking for other deposits in Chile, Argentina and Brazil,"- Eramet Chief Executive Officer Christel Bories