Rare Metals and Renewables

Published: 01/03/2011

The global demand for a wide range of rare metals is roaring. Applications such as LCD’s, LEDs and semi-conductors for example require gallium and indium, while solar photovoltaic and wind power also require rare metals. In an article first published in Commodities Now (issue March, 2011) Ecofys investigated the demand and supply issues for the renewable energy sector.

The article is reproduced here with permission of Commodities Now.