Bottleneck instead of energy transition – Europe facing a critical shortage of raw materials — RT DE

Apr 29, 2022 6:15 am Wind turbines, power grids, electric vehicles – the abandonment of oil, gas and coal should also succeed through a massive expansion of renewable energies. According to a study, however, Europe will face critical bottlenecks in the materials required for this over the next 15 years. Aluminum, cobalt, copper, nickel and […]

Germany and the raw materials — RT DE

Apr 23, 2022 6:48 p.m German dependence on raw material imports is an old topic. In recent weeks, the discussion that has suddenly erupted has revolved exclusively around Russia. It is a constant that has shaped wars and science. Guest Commentary by Dr. Karin Kneissl The German word “Ersatz”, like “Weltanschauung” and “Blitzkrieg” and many […]