Despite Major Health Risks, Trump’s EPA Plans To Leave Millions Of Lead Water Pipes In The Ground

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Mon, 28 Sep 2020 20:28:23 +0000

Rather than strengthening the desperately outdated Lead and Copper Rule to protect people’s — especially children’s — health, the US Environmental Protection Agency chose to weaken it

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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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Scientists Have Discovered How To Extract Rare Earth Elements From Acid Mine Drainage

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 15 Aug 2020 03:40:12 +0000

Scientists have found a way to extract rare earth elements (REE) from acid mine drainage, reports. Researchers at Penn State University detailed their findings in a paper published in the Chemical Engineering Journal

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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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Considering The Locals & Building A Sustainable Electric Vehicle Battery Supply Chain

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 21:08:47 +0000

BUILDING A SUSTAINABLE ELECTRIC VEHICLE BATTERY SUPPLY CHAIN: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONSA new report, Building A Sustainable Electric Vehicle Battery Supply Chain: Frequently Asked Questions, offers a lot of insight and data on key EV battery supply chain questions

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Tesla Getting Into The Mining Business Makes Sense

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 21:02:31 +0000

Sean Mitchell has published his thoughts on YouTube as to why Tesla getting into the mining business makes sense. When Elon Musk first talked about Tesla going into the mining business, I got really excited, but my mind went off in another direction. I immediately envisioned a Tesla booth at a gem show with minerals in every color shaped like little Teslas. I am sure that’s not what Elon had in mind

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The Worldwide King Of Battery Capacity Is Tesla

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 17:01:29 +0000

Tesla dominates the world’s electric vehicle market by any measure. The company’s Model 3 is currently the best-selling vehicle of any kind in Norway and the Netherlands, and it’s by far the best-selling electric vehicle just about everywhere in North America and Europe

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Could Tesla Really Get Into The Mining Business?

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 04:36:45 +0000

During Tesla’s most recent shareholder meeting, Elon said the company might get into another line of business — mining. He implied that taking control of the supply chain for the raw minerals used in its batteries might be a necessity as Tesla scales up production and adds more vehicles to its lineup

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