for Strategic minerals
As supply chain disruptions continue and permitting remains a lengthy process, mining companies are revisiting the tailings from previous operations.
Electrification and the wider energy transition has spurred an upsurge in commodity prices.
The IEA warns that the current supply of critical minerals will not be enough to meet the energy transition demand.
The United States is losing the global battery arms race to China, with significant potential energy security consequences
In an effort to ensure an adequate supply of critical minerals, the U.S. Department of the Interior has recently intensified its efforts to work with industry and other stakeholders to avoid minerals shortages or supply disruptions.