The electric vehicle revolution is happening and its impact is likely to be felt faster than expected,” Ivan Glasenberg, chief executive of Glencore, told a conference in Barcelona earlier this month. Glasenberg, whose empire encompasses copper and cobalt deposits, is keenly aware of the impact this revolution will have on the mining industry. “Governments are mandating increasingly aggressive emission targets that can only be met by alternative forms of mobility,” he said. Glencore is not alone in wanting to be ahead of the curve when it comes to electric vehicles.
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