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Five things crucial to a renewable energy future

February 28, 2018

The planet’s energy mix is changing. Renewable sources of energy have become increasingly important, with the International Energy Agency expecting renewable electricity generation to rise by over one-third by the year 2022.

In order to harness these types of energy solar panels, turbines, batteries and a range of other materials are needed. Here are five.


Lithium-ion batteries are used in electric and hybrid vehicles. They are also crucial for renewable energy storage.

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