Tesla joins Fair Cobalt Alliance to support miners in the Democratic Republic of Congo

The country currently produces approximately 70% of the world’s cobalt, which is predominantly used to produce batteries

$73.1m boost for hydropower in DR Congo

The World Bank has approved a grant worth $73.1 million (£44m) to finance a hydropower project and a technical assistance programme in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The 4,800MW Inga 3 Basse Chute (BC), which is part of the 40GW Grand Inga project, is expected to provide seven million people with electricity. According to […]