Battery minerals infographic

By Siobhan Lismore-Scott
Published: Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Powering ahead - lithium-ion batteries

The personal electronic device market is growing at an incredible rate and electric vehicles powered by li-ion batteries are creating waves – be it in eBike sales, plug in motors or aeroplanes. It’s hard to imagine life without handheld powertools, rechargeable vacuum cleaners, electric vehicles and personal electronic devices – yet five years ago this space was still burgeoning. What then does the future hold?

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Sources for infographic include: Lux Research; Northern Graphite; Molycorp; Focus graphite; American Vanadium; Energizer Resources