BYD Targets Low- & Middle-Income Drivers, Goes All In On LFP Battery Technology

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sun, 11 Apr 2021 02:05:21 +0000

BYD has introduced two new electric car models for the Chinese market and announced it will use only LFP batteries from now on.

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Lithium & Other Battery Mineral Experts: 30–50% EV Market Share in 2030 = Upper Limit

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 21 Mar 2021 22:58:40 +0000

I’ve spoken to half a dozen or so EV battery mineral experts in the past several months with one prime objective: understanding how much battery mineral supply can ramp up by 2030 and what that means for potential market share of electric vehicles in the overall auto market. Naturally, my top hope would be getting […]

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Tesla Is Partnering Up With New Caledonia For Nickel

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 03:05:28 +0000

Tesla is partnering with the New Caledonia nickel mine as a technical advisor as a way to secure stocks of nickel, Mining Global has reported. The deal was signed in the French Pacific territory and noted that the partnership is a “technical and industrial partnership” in which Tesla will source raw materials for batteries. This […]

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KoBold: Using Machine Learning To Find EV Battery Minerals — CleanTechnica Podcast, Part 2

Credit to Author: Winter Wilson| Date: Mon, 22 Feb 2021 04:57:07 +0000

In the second half of this episode of our Cleantech Talk podcast interview series, Zachary Shahan, Director and CEO of CleanTechnica, and Josh Goldman, cofounder and CFO/CTO at KoBold Metals, continue their conversation about mineral exploration. You can listen to the full conversation in the embedded player below. Below that embedded SoundCloud player is a […]

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The EV Battery Supply Chain & Pricing — Nickel, Cobalt, & Lithium Trends (Part 2)

Credit to Author: Winter Wilson| Date: Sat, 06 Feb 2021 19:49:37 +0000

In the second half of this CleanTech Talk podcast interview, CleanTechnica CEO Zach Shahan continues his talk with Caspar Rawles, Head of Price Assessments at Benchmark Mineral Intelligence, to delve into the battery supply chain. You can listen to the full conversation in the embedded player below. Below that embedded SoundCloud player is a brief summarization […]

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The EV Battery Supply Chain & Pricing — Lithium, Nickel, & Cobalt Trends (Part 1)

Credit to Author: Winter Wilson| Date: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 11:30:17 +0000

In the first half of this CleanTech Talk podcast interview, CleanTechnica CEO Zach Shahan sits down with Caspar Rawles, Head of Price Assessments at Benchmark Mineral Intelligence, to discuss the battery supply chain.

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Elon Musk Shares Battery & Vehicle Updates At European Conference — 1,000 Kilometer Range Vehicle Under Development

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 00:08:39 +0000

At the European Conference on Batteries, Elon Musk just shared a Tesla battery update

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Nickel, Nickel, Nickel — Diving Into Green Nickel With Talon Metals

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 22 Nov 2020 04:43:57 +0000

As you may recall, several months ago, Tesla CEO Elon Musk expressed some rather strong interest in (need for) nickel. Below is an interview with Sean Werger, President of Talon Metals Corp., and Vince Conte, CFO of Talon Metals Corp

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Our Next President, Joe Biden, Should Do These 21 Things

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 07:19:02 +0000

Joe Biden will be the next president of the United States of America, and Kamala Harris will break through many barriers to become the next Vice President of the United States of America

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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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