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Qld breakthrough could make EV batteries cheaper, cleaner

Qld breakthrough could make EV batteries cheaper, cleaner

A University of Queensland process for extracting and transforming metals needed for EV batteries could cut their carbon footprint – and manufacturing costs.

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Australia on cusp of new mining boom, driven by electric vehicles

Australia on cusp of new mining boom, driven by electric vehicles

We might not be driving them, but soaring global electric vehicle demand puts Australia in the front seat for a new mining boom, says BNEF.

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Politically charged: do you know where your batteries come from?

Politically charged: do you know where your batteries come from?

People are excited about batteries are forgetting one important issue: the raw materials needed to build this technology – where they come from and their environmental cost.

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Un-stealthy energy storage company leaps out of stealth mode to challenge Tesla Powerwall

Un-stealthy energy storage company leaps out of stealth mode to challenge Tesla Powerwall

The LibertyPak company has transformed itself into a “stealth” startup, and thrown down the energy storage gauntlet to none other than Tesla.