Tesla Cofounder J.B. Straubel Wants To Build The World’s Top Battery Recycling Company

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 03:00:18 +0000

Autoblog has reported that Tesla cofounder and longtime CTO J.B. Straubel has big plans for the battery industry. We already knew that, but we have some new perspective from the recent reporting

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Tesla Actually Doesn’t “Tolerate The Death & Maiming Of Young Child Miners”

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 05:18:58 +0000

While watching Tesla’s shareholder livestream, Terry Collingsworth, a human rights lawyer representing the Sisters of Good Shepherd, presented his thoughts on Proposal 7 for the 2020 Tesla shareholder meeting. Proposal 7 put forth the idea that Tesla should provide additional reporting on human rights

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What Tesla & Cobalt Mining In Canada Have In Common

Credit to Author: Sponsored Content| Date: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 09:00:12 +0000

What Tesla and Cobalt Mining in Canada have in CommonIn a recent article by Zachary Shahan, he wrote that some of the main challenges that face EV manufacturers are specifically around securing a supply chain for their EV battery manufacturing. While it is clear that EVs need efficient batteries, it is not as well known that it also takes one or two years to get a battery production plant up and running, just ask industry leader Tesla, Inc

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Tesla Battery Day Guide — Under $57 Per kWh Pack Possible?

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 17:59:51 +0000

In this article, I go over the speculation on Tesla’s possibly overhyped Battery Day and tell you what to look for. If, after reading this, you want more battery news and analysis, I recommend our recent article on LPF batteries that Elon Musk commented on, this article on a new Tesla patent on a metal-air battery, and this article on lithium-ion capacity

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CEO Of DeepGreen Metals Talks Mining Nickel From The Seafloor — CleanTechnica Interview

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 15 Aug 2020 16:53:08 +0000

DeepGreen is a deep-sea mining company with a vision of a zero-carbon, circular economy. Its goal is to source metals with the least environmental and societal impact

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The EV Battery Metal Index

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 22:34:21 +0000

While many may think of lithium, cobalt, and maybe now nickel when they think of Tesla batteries, there are a lot more components that go into the creation of an electric vehicle’s battery. Mining.com earlier this year launched its EV Battery Metals Index to specifically measure the value of metals that are used in batteries

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5 Bonus Battery Stories — Cobalt-Free Batteries, Battery Reuse …

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 27 Jun 2020 20:06:36 +0000

Following up on 7 bonus solar + storage articles — very cool stories that we just didn’t get to covering in standalone pieces — here are 5 bonus electric vehicle battery stories

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Tesla Secures More Cobalt From Glencore For Giga Berlin & Giga Shanghai

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 16:15:38 +0000

Tesla will buy more cobalt from Swiss mining company Glencore to use in both Giga Berlin and Giga Shanghai, according to fresh reporting. This provides a boost to Glencore, which faced a bit of a slide over the past two years as the price of cobalt has dropped

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Rumors Suggest Ground Breaking Battery News From Tesla Coming Soon

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Fri, 15 May 2020 14:50:52 +0000

Battery breakthroughs from Jeff Dahn and CATL could see cell prices fall below $60 per kWh in the near future.

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Oceans May Be Best Place To Get EV Battery Metals

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Mon, 04 May 2020 02:29:13 +0000

A new study explores the environmental, social, and economic costs of different sources of base metals used in the world’s transition away from fossil fuels. The while paper is entitled Where Should Metals for the Green Transition Come From

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