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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Vulcan Is A Step Closer To Net-Zero-Carbon Lithium Production

Credit to Author: Sponsored Content| Date: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 04:38:05 +0000

Schematic of Zero Carbon Lithium Process - producing lithium and power from geothermal heatVulcan’s world-first first Zero Carbon Lithium™ process extracts battery-grade lithium from geothermal brines, a process which also provides a renewable energy source to power the extraction process

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Sony Consumer EV, Panasonic Getting Maxwell Tech, 2 Non-Tesla European Gigafactories — CleanTech News Show #19

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 23:01:00 +0000

This is the 19th broadcast of CleanTechnica’s weekly news show. We now also have a Patreon page! This week’s show covers Panasonic claims regarding future batteries, whether Sony’s concept EV might reach the market after all, two non-Tesla Gigafactory wannabees, a green skyscraper (half of which is made out of wood), the ITER fusion reactor entering the assembly phase — and much more!

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China × Cleantech — June 2020

Credit to Author: Tim Dixon| Date: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 20:06:02 +0000

Welcome to China × Cleantech — June 2020. Our China x Cleantech series covers top cleantech stories in China each month

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SK Innovation Will Collaborate With John Goodenough On Solid-State Batteries

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:52:02 +0000

SK Innovation batterySK Innovation has announced that is will collaborate with John Goodenough on the creation of next-generation solid-state lithium-ion batteries.

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Elon Musk Says Tesla Willing To Share Software & Powertrains With Competitors

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:25:12 +0000

Elon Musk says Tesla would be willing to provide its software, powertrains, and batteries to other manufacturers. What would that look like?

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Tesla Solar, Tesla Insurance, 300 Mile Electric SUV Trio — CleanTechnica Top 20

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 05:21:02 +0000

Tesla rooftop solarA Tesla solar piece and a Tesla insurance piece led the way on CleanTechnica last week, followed in 3rd by my piece on 3 electric SUVs just arriving or coming soon that offer 300+ miles of range

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South Africa Gets The Porsche Taycan Before It Gets A Tesla

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 19:05:09 +0000

Taycan 4S electric carPorsche is rewarding its loyal South African fans by bringing the all-electric Taycan. It will be available in three variants, namely the Taycan 4s, the Taycan Turbo, and the Taycan Turbo

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Proterra Delivers 21 Electric Buses, Chargers, & Complete Energy Management System To ETS

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 18:05:07 +0000

Canadian transit operator Edmonton Transit took delivery of the first 21 electric buses from Proterra this month from a total order of 40 electric buses for the year. The 21 buses will go into service in August, providing nearly silent, emissions free transit service to Edmonton residents

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The Battery & Mining Catch-22 Threatening The EV Revolution

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 06:16:05 +0000

Electric vehicles need batteries, and it takes one or two years to get a battery production plant up and running. However, something that is often forgotten is that you don’t make batteries out of thin air

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