The transport sector stands as one of the most formidable challenges in the quest for decarbonization. Electric vehicles (EVs) present a transformative and sustainable solution, promising reduced air pollution, diminished reliance on fossil fuels, and a decrease in energy imports for the future. However, as with any technological advancement, there are concerns. A significant one is the potential monopolization of the industry. China’s dominance in the EV battery sector is not just due to its competitive labor costs but also its market monopoly on essential components such as minerals, metals, cathodes, and anodes used in battery production. China’s prowess extends … Continue reading China’s Shocking Dominance in EV Battery Recycling: What the U.S. is Doing to Catch Up!