Lithium is the most widely used element in making batteries for electric cars, mobile phones, laptops, etc. Sustainable mining is needed.
Tag: electric cars
Lithium mining for electric car batteries is often criticised for its adverse impacts on the environment and society.
The author points out that EVs are still cars that support peoples' lifestyles, affecting the climate. Lifestyle change is needed.
Vehicle-to-grid technology can enhance the decarbonisation of transportation and optimising renewable energy to power the grid and EVs.
Electric vehicles seem to be the best way as a climate change action and to reducing CO2 emissions but the mass production of batteries poses a challenge.