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Does green represent risk?

The development of battery technology for cars is threatening to kill off the polluting internal combustion engine that has been the lifeblood of modern industry. But this green alternative is not without its own hang-ups, according to research from consultant Verisk Maplecroft.

Chris Cann

Mine Risk Management > Leadership

Does green represent risk?

The development of battery technology for cars is threatening to kill off the polluting internal combustion engine that has been the lifeblood of modern industry. But this green alternative is not without its own hang-ups, according to research from consultant Verisk Maplecroft.

Chris Cann

Does green represent risk?

The route taken from mine to EV is difficult to trace but manufacturers must find a way

The main bottleneck to smooth expansion of EV technology - and the replacement of traditional auto technology - will be the ability of manufacturers to secure the raw materials for what are complicated machines with more than 30,000 individual components.