The global mining, oil and gas industries have expanded so fast in the last decade they are now leading to large-scale \”landgrabbing\” and threatening farming and water supplies, according to a report by environment and development groups in Europe, Africa and India.
\”The catalogue of devastation is growing. We are no longer talking about isolated pockets of destruction and pollution. In just 10 years, iron ore production has more than doubled, coal has risen 45% and metals like lithium by 125%.
And why has lithium mining increased? To make the bloody batteries for your electric cars you twats.
Jeebus, Dear God and Mother Mary on a pogo stick. How can anyone think that we can change technologies without changing the raw materials we use?