Finding Good Lithium Battery Sources a Challenge

Reuters - February 10, 2010

As elec­tric cars make it to mass mar­ket, find­ing good sources of sol­id, afford­able lithi­um bat­ter­ies will become more dif­fi­cult. In cer­tain mar­kets, the emerg­ing lithi­um bat­ter­ies can be ques­tion­able for qual­i­ty and price. Automak­ers may need to play it safe by going with lead­ing lithi­um sup­pli­ers.