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 Tesla to source nickel from New Caledonia mine

Tesla to source nickel from New Caledonia mine

"Nickel is our biggest concern for scaling lithium-ion cell production"

Energy Minerals News

05 MARCH 2021
High nickel batteries on the rise

High nickel batteries on the rise

Higher nickel cathode to eliminate "range anxiety"

Innovation

25 FEBRUARY 2021
 Forget 'supercycle', this is bigger, says Friedland

Forget 'supercycle', this is bigger, says Friedland

"Six or eight elements are going to be huge winners and a lot of dogs aren't"

Events Coverage

05 FEBRUARY 2021
Piedmont targets more lithium leverage with Sayona deals

Piedmont targets more lithium leverage with Sayona deals

Quebec production boost sought following last year's fixed price Tesla supply agreement

Energy Minerals News

11 JANUARY 2021
The inconvenient truth about low lithium prices

The inconvenient truth about low lithium prices

Timing absolutely everything in battery mineral game

Research

27 OCTOBER 2020
Musk urges miners to find more clean nickel

Musk urges miners to find more clean nickel

'Clean' nickel at a premium as EVs set to drive up demand

Events Coverage

27 JULY 2020
The changing fortunes of battery metal producers

The changing fortunes of battery metal producers

The return to form of LFP batteries reminds investors the EV story remains a work in progress

Miner's right

23 FEBRUARY 2020
BHP, Rio Tinto charge deeper into batteries

BHP, Rio Tinto charge deeper into batteries

Big boys look to push back into battery metals game

Events Coverage

15 MAY 2019
Automakers go upstream to secure metal supplies: Benchmark

Automakers go upstream to secure metal supplies: Benchmark

Aggressive near-term EV line-ups require OEM action to get more metal production going

Electric vehicle policy is hard

Electric vehicle policy is hard

The UK government's hot-cold approach to electric vehicles shows stumbling blocks to major take-up

Politics

19 OCTOBER 2018
China's lithium optimism persists

China's lithium optimism persists

Benchmark's Albert Li talks price falls, government subsidies and rising EV sales

Leader Interviews

04 OCTOBER 2018
Why cobalt prices are down

Why cobalt prices are down

Cobalt metal prices fell 1.4% in May but chemical prices fell 9.8% as bearish sentiment hit in China...

Research

08 JUNE 2018