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Rallying cry for Europe's miners

The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered a wave of green-infused rhetoric from Europe’s political elite, who have been eager to boost economic activity by encouraging uptake of new clean technologies – notably electric vehicles – and reducing reliance on foreign suppliers in the process.

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EU Vice-President Maros Sefcovic, who has been liaising with European battery manufacturers

While the combination of a hardening social licence to operate and difficult permitting processes has seen Europe's mining sector struggle to make headway in recent years, the drive to revitalise