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The Cost of the New Oil

The environmental impact of lithium mining goes hand in hand with EV adoption!

Photo by Kumpan Electric on Unsplash

What powers our world today? Some may say fossil fuels, others may stick to nuclear, while many would hope its renewables. I would bet it’s lithium. Granted lithium is not a primary source of energy, so in a way my answer is wrong. But, think of how much of it we use via our lithium-ion…

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Salman Hasan

Salman Hasan

Trained scientist; Business consultant; Armchair philosopher; I write on various topics including science, climate change, startups, and business.