BMW sourcing aluminum produced with solar energy


Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in United Arab EmiratesAluminum is a popular material among automakers due to its strength and weight characteristics, not to mention relative affordability. The metal is also relatively abundant in the Earth’s crust, though not in a pure state. It’s typically mined in the form of bauxite and produced in a process that requires a lot of electrical energy. In the United…  » Read More