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US act to accelerate shift from cobalt in batteries - BofA

The US Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is likely to accelerate a shift away from cobalt for use in electric vehicle (EV) batteries, analysts at BofA Securities said.

 Cobalt seen dented by US rules

Cobalt seen dented by US rules

Under the $750 billion IRA, signed by President Joe Biden on August 16, a US$7,500 tax credit for EVs is partially linked to threshold values of critical minerals in batteries that need to be extracted...

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