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Energy in the News: Critical Minerals & Permitting


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OurEnergyLibrary Resources on Critical Minerals

Geopolitics of the Energy Transition: Critical Materials
July 29, 2023
International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
A Critical Minerals Policy for the United States
June 20, 2023
Aspen Institute
Friendshoring Critical Minerals: What Could the U.S. and Its Partners Produce?
May 3, 2023
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
The Economic and Strategic Importance of Domestic Mineral Production
April 18, 2023
Institute for Energy Research
Energy Security is National Security
April 15, 2023
Institute for Energy Research
Global Wind Report 2023
April 4, 2023
Global Wind Energy Council
Global State of Sustainable Electric Vehicle Batteries
March 30, 2023
Berkeley Law Center for Law, Energy, & the Environment
Two Paths to US Competitiveness in Clean Technologies
March 21, 2023
Boston Consulting Group, Third Way, and Breakthrough Energy
No Time to Waste: Governing Cobalt Amid the Energy Transition
March 15, 2023
Berkley Law Center for Law, Energy, & the Environment; Natural Resource Governance Institute
U.S. Governance on Critical Minerals
February 15, 2023
Wilson Center
Building a Robust and Resilient U.S. Lithium Battery Supply Chain
February 13, 2023
Argonne National Laboratory
Net Zero Roadmap for Copper and Nickel Value Chains
January 30, 2023
International Finance Corporation

OurEnergyLibrary Resources on Permitting

Advancing Offshore Wind Energy in the United States
March 15, 2023
US Department of Energy
Streamlining Planning and Permitting to Accelerate Wind and Solar Deployment
January 20, 2023
Energy Transitions Commission
Offshore Wind Energy: Federal Leasing, Permitting, Deployment, and Revenues
November 18, 2021
Congressional Research Service (CRS)
Ambitious Mandates, Ambivalent Communities: Land Use Challenges to New York’s Renewable Power Goals
September 14, 2021
Energy Innovation Reform Project (EIRP)
How Are We Going to Build All That Clean Energy Infrastructure?
August 23, 2021
Clean Air Task Force, Niskanen Center
Windy Waters: Unlocking the Potential of U.S. Offshore Wind
July 6, 2021
Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC)
Building Cleaner, Faster
June 15, 2021
The Aspen Institute
Establishing Utility-Scale Solar Projects: Federal Involvement
May 11, 2021
Resources for the Future
Wind Energy: Offshore Permitting
March 8, 2021
Congressional Research Service

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