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Global oil demand will peak in 2023 as electric vehicles (EVs) become competitive with combustion engine cars, according to a new report by energy and maritime services company DNV GL. In its 2018 Energy Transition Outlook, DNV forecast that EVs will account for half of all...

Peak oil demand will arrive in 2036 according to energy consultant Wood Mackenzie, with electric vehicles and autonomous vehicles set to rapidly alter the world’s transportation sector. Speaking to the Financial Times, Wood Mackenzie’s head of crude oil research Ed Rawle said: “Autonomous electric vehicles or...

Japanese investment giant SoftBank has announced its entry into the global lithium market with the acquisition of a 9.9% stake in emerging Canadian miner Nemaska Lithium. The definitive agreement between Softbank and Nemaska will see the former invest C$99 million into the latter, supporting the development...

An executive from the world’s largest mining company BHP (ASX:BHP) has indicated that 2017 is set to be the turning point for electric cars, as demand for crucial commodities begins to accelerate. Speaking at an event in Singapore Arnoud Balhuizen, chief commercial officer at BHP said:...