The viability of e-fuels as an alternative to electric power is debated due to their high cost and unclear role in decarbonization efforts

Electric vehicles are no longer exempt from tax in the UK as Jeremy Hunt wants to make motoring taxation “fairer”

Why the last mile of charging infrastructure is the most challenging

Will the role of synthetic fuels be limited in the greener road ahead for vehicles in the UK?

John McGarrity outlines the key takeaways from the latest International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) report relating to international energy trade

A research report by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has found graphite to be the metal with the largest indicated potential shortage in the energy transition sector, followed by cobalt, vanadium and nickel

The automotive industry’s shift to electric vehicles (EVs) has put the sustainability efforts of its suppliers under scrutiny, Jean-Martin Van der Hoeven, chief marketing officer of ArcelorMittal’s global automotive division, told Fastmarkets in an exclusive interview.

While the fuel shortage has boosted interest in electric vehicles, it may be short-lived once the crisis is resolved.

Battery supply chain participants have prioritized securing lithium in the second half of 2021, but nickel has also been a headache for sourcing directors, who are less concerned about cobalt supplies, a Fastmarkets survey has found.

Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were mixed this morning, Wednesday August 4, and those on the Shanghai Futures Exchange were all weaker.