The Inconvenient Truth About Copper: Implications for U.S. Electrification Goals

by Charles Rotter at In the relentless pursuit of a greener future, copper stands as a critical element, central to the envisioned transition to renewable energy and electrification. However, recent insights bring to light a formidable obstacle: the rate of copper extraction is insufficient to meet the ambitious targets set by current U.S. policies. […]