We are entering the most mineral and metal intensive era in human history.
Mining and minerals play such a critical role in sustaining our homes, roads, pipelines, essential electronics, and so much more, that we are nearly in constant contact with them in some way. It’s easy to overlook the role... Read More
April 25, 2023
Minerals are critical to energy – the building blocks for a range of advanced energy technologies – but they are also critical to national security.
In an effort to reduce the United States’ reliance on China and other adversarial nations for battery materials, President Biden invoked the Defense... Read More
May 19, 2022
The delicate nature of global supply chains was something many of us took for granted before the COVID-19 pandemic. Two years later, we now have a clear picture of just how precarious our extensive reliance on over-extended supply chains has become. It’s time to address this vulnerability head on by... Read More
March 25, 2022
In March, many of us packed our laptops and headed home for what we thought would be a short few weeks of working from home. Eight months later, not only are we still in the same predicament, but one-fifth of the workforce could be entirely remote after the pandemic. A growing number of companies, including... Read More
December 8, 2020