India Is at an Energy Crossroads

November 23, 2019

Indian media outlets have been obsessed with air pollution in the capital Delhi over the past few weeks. According to Greenpeace, 22 of the world’s 30 most polluted cities are in India. The air pollution — not just in Delhi, but several northern Indian cities — has become a matter of...

Are Electric Vehicles About to Take Off in India?

August 21, 2019

In April, Reuters reported that automakers are investing heavily in electric vehicles despite still-low demand. They are releasing “a flurry of new electric vehicle models” because governments are raising regulatory requirements for emissions around the world. Automakers are being pushed into...

China’s Electric Vehicle Market: A Storm of Competition Is Coming

May 12, 2019

China is the world’s biggest market for electric vehicles — and conditions are ripe for a shakeout. China’s booming electric vehicle industry is headed for some tough price competition followed by a shakeout, according to experts. The competitive landscape for China’s EV market is...

Electric Cars Drive Demand for Greener Metals

December 23, 2017

There are growing calls for ethically sourced rare minerals and a rising demand for low-carbon metals — even at a higher price point. When it comes to the fight against climate change, the conversation has focused nearly exclusively on how to bring down levels of one element — carbon. But...

Trump and the Future of Climate Policy

January 18, 2017

A shift to renewables is making fast progress in America.  As Barack Obama’s presidency comes to an end, the concern that climate change will take a backseat in the next four years has now become a reality. Throughout his campaign, Donald Trump’s vocal statements about wanting the United...