It’s time to push back on the hype and consider the long-term costs and unexpected negative externalities of electric vehicles.
By: Izabella Kaminska
Reality is failing to live up to Tesla’s substantial marketing claims… and some people are annoyed about that.
Should we really be surprised then that someone like Elon Musk, a man not just from Mars but an active card-carrying citizen of Mars, should be continuously confusing what are ultimately social problems for engineering ones?
It is. And is the connection between China Molybdenum and Freeport, one of Africa’s largest copper mines — which it bought for $2.7bn earlier this month — also something to do with cobalt? It surely is too. China’s security of cobalt supply.