Business, Technology, Equipment

Metal Prices May Set Back Race for Cheaper EVs

A surge in battery metal prices means it could take several years longer for electric vehicles to become as affordable as conventional cars, according to BloombergNEF.

Mark Burton | Bloomberg News
June 1, 2022
Business, Technology

How the Cobalt Market Fell Victim to Allure of Electric Cars

Cobalt prices were surging so much last year that thieves were carrying out elaborate heists at warehouses in Europe’s busiest port. Now, prices are in free fall, and mining companies are taking the financial hit.

Mark Burton | Bloomberg News
March 1, 2019