December 10, 2019 2:20 pm
Electric cars had their biggest year ever in 2019, even as storm clouds gathered over their future. The numbers were huge. Automakers committed $225 billion to electrification in the coming years. Electric vehicles (EVs) grabbed 2.2% of the global vehicle market over the first 10 months of 2019 as a... View Article
December 6, 2019 10:04 am
Dr. Silvia Rodríguez (Orocobre Limited’s Shared Value Program Manager) has been distinguished with the Enrique Miguel González ‘2019 Mining Woman of the Year Award’ at Panorama Minero’s annual “Night of Distinctions” dinner.
December 4, 2019 8:35 am
China raised its 2025 sales target for electrified cars as the government tries to spur an industry that’s showing signs of slowing down. The country wants about 25% of new cars sold by 2025 to be electrified, according to a draft policy published by the Ministry of Industry and Information... View Article
November 27, 2019 10:00 am
For all those who couldn’t attend the 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM), Orocobre is pleased to share this video of both the Chairman’s and CEO’s presentations.
November 19, 2019 11:45 am
The Ford Mustang Mach-E electric sport utility vehicle Ford Motor Co unveiled in Los Angeles on Sunday is more than another car for the storied automaker. The Mach-E has become within Ford a high-profile test for a restructuring that has been marred by profit warnings, costly quality problems and the... View Article
November 13, 2019 9:48 am
Predictions have varied erratically for the rate of electric-vehicle adoption and the date they’ll displace the internal combustion engine. But one indicator has remained consistent. No matter who is predicting, according to a researcher from the World Resources Institute, the predictions get bigger with every update.
November 11, 2019 9:26 am
In a cyclical and volatile commodity sector, profitability during the lean times is the holy grail for producers and investors. When the tide goes out, you get to see who has been swimming naked. And right now, it seems Martín Pérez de Solay has the longest board shorts in the... View Article
November 7, 2019 8:03 am
Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government and German automakers agreed to increase cash incentives for electric cars, intensifying an effort to move away from the combustion engine and reduce harmful emissions. A so-called environment bonus will jump by 50% to as much as 6,000 euros (US$6,680) per electric vehicle and the auto... View Article
October 22, 2019 11:10 am
To listen to a recording of Orocobre’s latest audio webcast briefing, where Managing Director & CEO Mr. Martín Pérez de Solay discusses the Quarterly Activities Report for the period ended 30 September 2019, click on the media player below.
October 14, 2019 8:48 am
Recycling batteries is the key to securing enough raw materials to power the surge in electric vehicle demand, according to a winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. “The point is whether EV batteries can be recycled,” said Akira Yoshino, a Japanese chemist who was awarded the prize with two... View Article