Technology metals and their roles in different technologies

  • The implementation of policies by governments across the globe to support and subsidise the transition toward eclectic vehicles (EVs),will resultinasubstantialdemandincreaseintechnologymetals;

  • EV use a large variety of technology metals, but the main increase in demand will be given by Li-ion batteries and permanent magnets electricmotors;

  • Li-ion batteries are made with different cathode chemistries that involve the use of other metals together with lithium, examplesareNickel,Cobalt,Manganese.