– Data Covid-19 USA – The yawning disparity between the performance of the electric car company and established automakers last year reflects the technological change roiling the industry.
– Data Covid-19 USA – Mining the minerals that may be needed for a green energy revolution could devastate tribal lands. The Biden administration will be forced to choose.
Dangerous mining conditions plague Congo, home to the world’s largest supply of cobalt, a key ingredient in electric cars. A leadership battle threatens reforms.
The quest for Congo’s cobalt, which is vital for electric vehicles and the worldwide push against climate change, is caught in an international cycle of exploitation, greed and gamesmanship.
The president’s son was part owner of a venture involved in the $3.8 billion purchase by a Chinese conglomerate of one of the world’s largest cobalt deposits. The metal is a key ingredient in batteries […]
The quest for Congo’s cobalt, which is vital for electric vehicles and the worldwide push against climate change, is caught in a cycle of exploitation, greed and gamesmanship.
Some people and businesses seeking to use solar panels, batteries and electric vehicles find they can’t because utility equipment needs an upgrade.
The automaker and a supplier will spend $11.4 billion on three battery factories and a truck plant, creating 11,000 jobs.
Much of the state, including New Orleans, lost power for days because many of Entergy’s electrical poles and towers were not built to withstand a major hurricane, energy experts said.
The Energy Department analysis provides only a broad outline, and many of the details will be decided by congressional lawmakers.
The United States has about 100,000 public chargers, far fewer than Europe and China. It needs 10 times as many, auto experts say, to complete the switch from combustion engine vehicles.
- Angela Merkel – Im Lauf der Zeit Online first in den Mediatheken +++ Sendetermine: 22. Februar 2022 um 20.15 Uhr bei ARTE und am 27. Februar 2022 um 21.45 Uhr im Ersten sowie jeweils zwei Tage vorab in den Mediatheken.