Between rocks and hard places: critical minerals, climate change and the future of globalization

2021 finds us in the midst of a pandemic and a growing appreciation that the climate crisis is the biggest challenge of our time. Plans to become carbon neutral by mid-century have been announced by major economies making decarbonization urgent.  This major transformation requires unprecedented amounts of minerals as inputs and some are considered especially… Continue reading Between rocks and hard places: critical minerals, climate change and the future of globalization