Tag: raw materials

May 7, 2019 - 03:08 pm

Taskforce 40 CRM4EV goes live

The project Taskforce 40, Critical Raw Materials for Electric Vehicles (CRM4EV) of the International Energy Agency HEV technology collaboration has now finally gone live with a web presence and first results.

Weiterlesen
Dec 13, 2018 - 04:21 pm

Bolivian-German JV tackles world’s largest lithium reserve

For the first time, a German company gains direct access to lithium and literally tons of it. After Bolivia reportedly appointed a German consortium as a strategic partner for the industrialisation of the county’s vast lithium deposits, the contract has been signed and production rates specified.

Weiterlesen
Aug 8, 2018 - 05:21 pm

Demand for lithium surging – production rate up too

Demand for lithium could double by 2025 due to the expected boom in electric vehicles, a forecast by the management consultancy Stormcrow Capital suggest. At the same time, production of the rare metal will triple over the next four years, GlobalData estimates.

Weiterlesen

– ADVERTISEMENT –



Jan 12, 2018 - 10:20 am

Prices for cobalt from the DRC could rise

The Democratic Republic of Congo thinks about more than doubling the tax on cobalt supply, reports Bloomberg referring to a draft law that the country’s parliamentarians are currently discussing.

Weiterlesen

– ADVERTISEMENT –



Nov 28, 2017 - 03:47 pm

VW got no deal for Cobalt

Volkswagen’s meeting with mayor players from the cobalt industry to supply the carmaker with the material crucial for EV batteries ended with no deal again. The request for a fixed price prove a deal breaker once more.

Weiterlesen
Nov 27, 2017 - 01:07 pm

VW reinforces its search for cobalt supplier

After Volkswagen’s initial tender calling for cobalt at a fixed price failed to attract any bidders, the company has changed strategy and invited producers and dealers to come to its Wolfsburg HQ to talk, reports Bloomberg.

Weiterlesen
Found on electrive.com
https://www.electrive.com/2019/05/07/taskforce-40-crm4ev-goes-live/
07.05.2019 15:59