[MOSCOW] Expectations of a boom in demand for electric vehicles are leading investors and battery makers to stockpile nickel and helping to fuel a spike in global prices of the metal, Russian mining...

[KALGOORLIE, Australia] Global miner BHP is ploughing more investment into nickel mine development and exploration in Western Australia, seeking to secure its own supply of a key material in...

[MELBOURNE] Japan's JERA, a US-German joint venture and an Australian firm have teamed up to develop battery projects in the Asia-Pacific, including the world's biggest, targeting a market...

[NEW YORK] Google, already the world's biggest corporate buyer of wind and solar power, may soon be making another clean energy bet - this time, on batteries...

WARNINGS of a lithium glut may be premature. For one thing, doomsayers assume all the lithium in brine or hard rock deposits will get processed, but that's not the case, said Jay Roberge,...

[TOKYO] When Damien Maguire moved to the countryside outside Dublin, he struggled to keep the lights on at home because of the town's constant power outages. He found a solution inside his...