In the rise of the popularity of electric vehicles, the need for raw minerals such as lithium for batteries has also picked up.
Aston Martin's sales has picked up last year, which gives confidence to the company about planning to go public in 2019.
Castle Silver Resources Inc. in Cobalt, Ontario has the technology and expertise to become of the world's top cobalt producers.
Google's Waymo will soon launch its self-driving fleet in Arizona.
Tesla's massive dismissal of employees compounded the difficulty of producing Model 3 to meet the high demand.
China is planning to halt production and selling of cars that run on fossil fuels to focus on green cars.
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While companies work on efficiency and affordability, some visionaries have designed elegant electric cars—far from the clunky versions of the past.
The age of combustion engine automobiles is ending and the age of lithium has begun.