AnalysisEnergyEnvironment and Climate ChangeFeaturesGlobal IssuesNorth AmericaRenewable EnergyScience, Technology and InnovationWorld

The North American Battery Belt Is Here

The green energy transition is galvanizing the creation of new battery and electric vehicle manufacturing plants throughout a broad expanse of the United States.

The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) of August 2022 is the cornerstone of the Biden administration’s energy and climate change policy, earmarking $369 billion for energy security and climate change.

It is also galvanizing the creation of a North American Battery Belt.

The matrix of battery and electric vehicles (EVs) manufacturing plants stretches from the old Rust Belt states in the Great Lakes region through Tennessee and Kentucky and into a swath of southern states.

It also reaches parts of…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Back to top button