Critical cobalt overshadowed by lithium
Critical Minerals Alliances 2022 - September 12, 2022
Last updated 9/20/2022 at 4:36am
Replacing this oft-maligned lithium-ion battery metal comes at a cost
Traditionally a headline-grabbing metal due to the perceived human rights and monetary costs it adds to lithium-ion batteries and the electric vehicles they power, cobalt is being overshadowed by the enormous demand and price increases for the lithium and nickel that also go into the storage cells that deliver the "E...