THE FUTURE IS (STILL) UNDERGROUND
Payne Institute Director Morgan Bazilian was featured in a Mines Magazine article discussing the changes in the global energy landscape. It appears almost certain that there’s going to be significantly more technologies like batteries, electric vehicles, photovoltaics and wind turbines deployed. All of those are mineral-intensive. Thus, the future energy system will be more mineral-intensive than the past. April 9, 2020.