22 days ago • Posted by William Ramstein

Lithium batteries become a question of national security

The rise in rechargeable batteries is now about national security and industrial protection. The control of such mineral and its manufacturing process is needed for the imminent EV future so protecting access to it because like protecting oil in the early 2000s. China produces the majority of lithium batteries, and Australia and Chile produce the mineral in largest quantities. In other news, Lithium is also used to treat Bipolar disorders. Source: WSJ