Battery Recycling Needed as Electric Mobility Takes Root

June 10, 2021 13:41:28

The electric vehicle (“EV”) sector has come a long way in just a little over a decade. Bolstered by new emissions standards, government support and major investments from EV startups and legacy automakers, the EV space has grown from a blip on the radar to an industry poised to take over the transportation sector. There were around 10 million electric vehicles around the world in 2020, with EV registrations increasing by 41% despite the menacing specter of the coronavirus pandemic, and by 2030, the global EV fleet is expected to reach a whopping 230 million.

But while the number of electric vehicles on our roads increases, one issue that could cancel out the environmental benefits these zero-emission vehicles bring is, ironically, their battery packs. By doing away with the internal combustion engine in exchange for lithium-ion batteries, we are slowly but surely working on limiting our reliance on fossil fuels and reducing carbon emissions. However, unless we find sustainable ways to recycle…


NOTE TO INVESTORS: The latest news and updates relating to Net Element (NASDAQ: NETE) are available in the company’s newsroom at

About Green Car Stocks

Green Car Stocks (GCS) is a specialized communications platform with a focus on electric vehicles (EV), as well as other emerging market opportunities in the green sector. The company provides (1) access to a network of wire services via NetworkWire to reach all target markets, industries and demographics in the most effective manner possible, (2) article and editorial syndication to 5,000+ news outlets (3), enhanced press release services to ensure maximum impact, (4) social media distribution via the Investor Brand Network (IBN) to nearly 2 million followers, and (5) a full array of corporate communications solutions. As a multifaceted organization with an extensive team of contributing journalists and writers, GCS is uniquely positioned to best serve private and public companies that desire to reach a wide audience of investors, consumers, journalists and the general public. By cutting through the overload of information in today’s market, GCS brings its clients unparalleled visibility, recognition and brand awareness. GCS is where news, content and information converge.

To receive SMS text alerts from Green Car Stocks, text “Green” to 21000 (U.S. Mobile Phones Only)

For more information, please visit

Please see full terms of use and disclaimers on the Green Car Stocks website applicable to all content provided by GCS, wherever published or re-published:

Green Car Stocks
San Francisco, California
415.949.5050 Office

Green Car Stocks is part of the InvestorBrandNetwork.