Electric vehicles: graphite’s future or a flash in the pan?

By Andrew Miller
Published: Friday, 07 February 2014

Government policies fail to spark uptake, but the potential for explosive growth still remains

The failure of a range of government initiatives to spark considerable growth in electric vehicle (EV) production continues to cast a shadow over the emergence of a potentially major end-market for the graphite industry.

As the chosen anode material in the production of lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries, substantial growth in...

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