1. Why Surging Lithium Prices Haven't Stopped Cost Declines for Battery Energy Storage

    Why Surging Lithium Prices Haven't Stopped Cost Declines for Battery Energy Storage

    The price of lithium, one of the key mineral commodities of lithium-ion batteries, has risen dramatically over the past couple of years. Under ordinary circumstance those costs would be passed along to manufacturers and, ultimately, consumers. But with respect to li-ion batteries, the current business cycle does not seem to be ordinary.

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    1. In the short term, it is very likely that rise in lithium prices will adversely impact energy storage costs.
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