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Kia pledges African shrub planting support

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million to plant six million shrubs in Mali, West Africa over the next three years. The project, called ‘Kia – Planting for a Better Life’, will help to boost agriculture and economic activity for farmers and their farmers in Mali, with the car maker pledging to donate [.]. Kia Africa Charity MaliKia has pledged to donate up to €1.5

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GlobalData: Global lithium production to triple over the next four years

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million tons; Congo (Kinshasa), Russia, and Serbia, 1 million tons each; Czechia, 840,000 tons; Zimbabwe, 500,000 tons; Spain, 400,000 tons; Mali, 200,000 tons; Brazil and Mexico, 180,000 tons each; Portugal, 100,000 tons; and Austria, 50,000 tons. High growth in demand for lithium batteries is spurring three-fold growth in mine production of lithium over the next four years, with 86kt of new lithium metal capacity coming on stream, according to data and analytics company GlobalData.

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Tesla FSD Hardware 3.0 retrofit price reduced to $1,000

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The unit also features a Mali G71 MP12 GPU operating 1 GHz, 2 neural processing units operating at 2 GHz, and numerous other hardware accelerators. Less than a week after going live with its Full Self-Driving subscriptions, Tesla reduced the price of its Hardware 3.0 retrofit offer to $1,000.

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Elon Musk is projected to become the World’s First Trillionaire in 2024

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Interestingly, the report suggests Mansa Musa I of the Mali Empire, who is widely regarded as the richest man to ever live, would have a net worth well over anyone currently.

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Europe Expands Virtual Borders To Thwart Migrants

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He first set out from home after his father died, to look for work in Mali, he says. Mali was a conflict zone, so he moved on to Algeria, but he lacked a work permit, and employers would underpay him or fail to pay him altogether.

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EV Radar: May 2022

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EV Radar: June 2022

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Charity claims biofuels are ‘fuelling hunger’

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While the action against poverty charity criticised US-based maize ethanol production for yielding one of the lowest carbon savings, the new report also found examples of high carbon saving biofuel production including smaller scale schemes where biofuel is grown by communities to meet their own energy needs for instance, in Mali where farmers are growing jatropha alongside millet and sorghum.

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