Green energy transition will place heavy pressure on metals markets

Anuj Madaan, senior specialist at The Smart Cube, explained to us how the rise in clean energy technologies is placing pressure on the metals market: “The production of EVs and advanced batteries for reliable energy storage, and the expansion of electricity networks will contribute to an increase in the demand for lithium, cobalt, nickel and copper, putting all these metals at high risk for supply disruption in the years to come,” he said.