A Scarcity of Rare Metals Is Hindering Green Technologies

A shortage of “rare earth” metals, used in everything from electric car batteries to solar panels to wind turbines, is hampering the growth of renewable energy technologies.

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

Are our assumptions about the next energy movement flawed?  Where will get the materials to make all this innovative energy infrastructure?  I guess “rare Earth” magnets have that name for a reason.

See on www.resilience.org


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