The dirty road to clean energy: how China’s electric vehicle boom is ravaging the environment

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The dirty road to clean energy: how China’s electric vehicle boom is ravaging the environment

In neighboring Indonesia, nickel extraction is causing environmental and social devastation.

By ANTONIA TIMMERMAN and MUHAMMAD FADLI

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