My presentation of Le Monde’s Peak Lithium story prompted some sage commentary from critics of the notion that lithium could ever run dry (so to speak). Rather than leaving the counter-argument buried in the comments, here’s a thoughtful elaboration argued from first principles by EV software developer Karen Pease.
The post appears on Gas 2.0, a blog dedicated to alternative fueling options that looks worthy of much deeper exploration.
One quick followup on the “drive less” front: Beijing has enacted agressive car restrictions. In essence the city is extending restrictions brought into play this summer in a desperate bid to clear the air for the Olympic games.
CN’s editor is feeling thoroughly vindicated for the optimism imparted in that coverage. Change is Always possible.