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The Race to Build a Better Car Battery

With more electric vehicles about to hit the road, how can manufacturers create a longer-lasting and more sustainable battery that will meet the future needs of transportation? And what will car makers do with all the old batteries so that they don't pollute the Earth? Learn more about the latest in battery innovations, what startups and legacy manufacturers are doing, and why the demand for EVs could create a supply problem for lithium.

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    Electric cars: What will happen to all the dead batteries?

    Electric cars: What will happen to all the dead batteries?

    "The rate at which we're growing the industry is absolutely scary," says Paul Anderson from University of Birmingham. He's talking about the market for electric cars in Europe. By 2030, the EU hopes that there will be 30 million electric cars on European roads. "It's something that's never really been …

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