Stories tagged: minerals
Sat., June 8, 2019, 4:06 p.m.
Rising trade tensions are shining a spotlight on the 17 rare earth minerals needed for high-tech products like electric cars and robotics. But trade experts say China’s rising tariffs and …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 10 p.m.
Being home to Europe’s biggest rock collection has finally come in handy for Sweden amid the global race for the scarce metals that power electric cars.
Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 11:07 a.m.
The United States is reliant on China and other nations for the overwhelming majority of critical minerals used by the military and for manufacturing everything from smartphones to wind turbines …