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  • Cobalt The Conflict Material Fueling Tech

    28-10-2016 0183 32 Cobalt is a mineral used to build rechargeable lithium-ion batteri Lithium-ion batteries are fueling the future They have replaced conventional lead-acid batteries, making them more efficient so our devices can be smaller Smartphones, lap-tops, electric vehicles are all made possible because with lithium-ion batteri...

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  • A Power Struggle Over Cobalt Rattles the Clean Energy ,

    20-11-2021 0183 32 As of last year, 15 of the 19 cobalt-producing mines in Congo were owned or financed by Chinese companies, according to a data analysis by The Times and Benchmark Mineral Intelligence...

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  • Minerals Free Full

    27-12-2020 0183 32 Cobalt is recognised by the European Commission as a Critical Raw Material due to its irreplaceable functionality in many types of modern technology, combined with its current high-risk status associated with its supply Despite such importance, there remain major knowledge gaps with regard to the geochemistry, mineralogy, and microbiology of cobalt ,...

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  • Modern Slavery The true cost of cobalt mining

    Favoured by tech giants, including Apple and Samsung, the innovative power packs allow consumers to reap the benefits of truly mobile technology The price of innovation As innovation pushes for ever-more-slimline devices and governments look to phase out petrol and diesel cars in favour of their electric counterparts, cobalt is becoming a highly sought-after metal...

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  • Technology, minerals and human rights can cobalt and ,

    14-04-2021 0183 32 As a knock-on effect, demand for cobalt and lithium has soared Those minerals are strategic and critical components for the production of rechargeable batteries used for renewable projects ie, solar panels and wind turbines , electric vehicles and electronics As such, they are essential for the clean energy revolution...

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  • Cobalt mining in the DRC the dark side of a clean future

    Yanick Kalumbu Tshiwengu, a former child miner from the Democratic Republic of Congo DRC , is lucky to be alive When he was just 11 years old, Yanick went to Kolwezi to mine cobalt Every day he descended several metres underground into makeshift tunnels and perilous shafts dug out by the miners, never knowing if he would see daylight and his family again...

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  • PDF Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Microbiology of Cobalt ,

    27-12-2020 0183 32 Geochemical-Mineralogical-Microbiological Controls on Cobalt Mobility in Mining-Affected Environments The geochemical behaviour of ,...

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  • New initiative to support artisanal cobalt mining in the DRC

    01-04-2021 0183 32 New initiative to support artisanal cobalt mining in the DRC Entreprise Générale du Cobalt EGC was established by the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo DRC in November 2019 Now, EGC officially launches its activities to support the commercialisation of responsibly sourced artisanal cobalt...

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  • News Releases Global Energy Metals Corp

    As a result of its recently announced collaborative agreement with American Battery Technology Company ABTC , GEMC has now provided raw material from its Nevada based projects to undergo an in-house procedure of developing new first-of-kind processes for producing battery cathode grade nickel and cobalt metal sulfat...

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