Tesla’s vision for the future a boon for Li-ion?

By Myles McCormick
Published: Thursday, 21 July 2016

Elon Musk’s ambitious plan for the electric vehicle producer include extending its vehicle range and the integration of solar roofs and battery storage, both of which should fuel battery demand and consequently demand for battery minerals, notably lithium. Some analysts remain dubious, however.

Elon Musk, CEO of electric vehicle (EV) producer Tesla Motors Inc., has released a four part "master plan" outlining his vision for the future of the company.

"Master Plan, Part Deux", comprises a shopping list of Musk’s intentions, including the integration of energy generation and storage, expansion into other vehicle types, development...

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