Many new technologies critical to the energy transition rely on copper. Here are the world's largest copper producers.
Battery metal prices have surged over the last year, with one tonne of lithium now worth over $75,000.
See the 2.8 billion tonnes of metals mined in 2021.
Metals are needed to build the clean energy transition's infrastructure, but how much carbon does mining and refining these metals emit?
Electric vehicles can have 6 times more minerals than a combustion vehicle and be on average 340 kg heavier.
Which key minerals power the lithium-ion batteries in electric vehicles?
This infographic breaks down $90.4 billion in non-fuel mineral production by state.
What makes up the cost of a lithium-ion cell?
Cities are the engines of the economy and need metals to run. Here's how the rise of megacities will drive metal demand well into the future.
Despite being the world's biggest carbon polluter, China is also the largest producer of most of the world's critical minerals for the green revolution.