Robert Liewellyn is obviously having a lot of fun testing Tesla Model S. We are not so sure about his passenger, but he must get used to it already. Electric Cars are not toys any more - this is main message from this video and UK is destined to become the Capital of the world for the electric cars. So far progress is very slow, but coming Tesla Model S and Network of Superchargers will do the trick. The real irrevocable change will happen with Tesla Model E on the road. Meanwhile the industry prepares for the major surge in demand for Lithium Batteries for Electric Cars and for Energy Storage Systems to make Solar and Wind Power fully integrated in the modern grid system.
International Lithium: Ganfeng Lithium Is Halted Pending Major Acquisition ILC.v TNR.v LIT TSLA KNDI
"We are following International Lithium here with its strategic partner from ChinaGanfeng Lithium. Elon Musk with his Tesla Gigafactory has brought a lot of attention to the Lithium strategic commodity story and Asian companies are coming into the spotlight as well now. LG Chem is talking about building major Lithium battery plant in China and Lithium Materials Industry is getting the green light from the Chinese government in its efforts to curb the horrible pollution.
"Kirill Klip, president of International Lithium (TSXV:ILC), views the announcement of Tesla’s Gigafactory as a “groundbreaking development.”
Tesla “brought attention to what Elon Musk has accomplished,” Klip told Lithium Investing News. “He showed to everyone that electric cars are not toys anymore — they are for real.”