Geologists at a rare-earth mine in South Africa. Photo: AFP/Getty

EU's energy transition 'could be endangered' by a lack of raw materials for wind and solar

Rare-earth materials used for turbine permanent-magnet generators face the greatest demand issues, says the European Commission report, with increased competition from electric vehicles

22 April 2020 10:26 GMT Updated  22 April 2020 10:26 GMT