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Internal DND study calls green technology minerals 21st-century ‘oil weapon’ – by Chris Arsenault and Philippe Le Billon (CBC News Business – June 20, 2022)

https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/ Skyrocketing demand for copper, lithium and rare earths sparks geopolitical race, worrying environmentalists Minerals needed to power the green transition from fossil fuels could become “the 21st-century version of the ‘oil weapon,’” warns an internal study commissioned by Canada’s Department of National Defence. There is widespread agreement among scientists that drastic cuts in fossil …

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