Brad Bergan reports for Interesting Engineering that General Motors will soon source rare metals for EVs in North America.
- General Motors, in partnership with Las Vegas-based MP Metals, will look to establish a domestic supply chain of rare earth metals.
- China is currently the world’s main supplier of rare earth materials which threatens stability in our clean energy sector and our national security.
- Establishing a reliable supply chain for these materials is important, especially as more manufacturers are increasing their supply of EVs.
- Private sector innovation is key to unlocking a more reliable and safe rare earth supply chain.
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