Mining is the Next Global Energy Security Threat

Payne Institute Director Morgan Bazilian writes about how humanity is at an inflection point in the fight against climate change. The next decade will be a critical test for whether we can marshal both the technologies and the policies required to fundamentally change the global economy and its energy and transport systems.  The energy systems of the future, which will rely more heavily on renewables than fossil fuels, will be much more mineral and metal intensive than those of the past. June 15, 2021.