David Foster and Mike Ritchie write on RealClearEnergy how America can produce a circular economy and responsible mining.
- With more and more car manufacturers and governments around the world announcing plans to produce all-electric vehicles, the United States should create a domestic supply chain of rare earth minerals that are needed to power EVs.
- Not only will this benefit our economy and energy independence, but it will also benefit the environment by having cleaner mining and no child labor produce these batteries.
- The United States can promote clean mining through technological innovation, transparency of practices, and regulatory reform.
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