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The world is on the cusp of an EV revolution and auto makers are scouring the globe for the resources needed to make all those batteries. Canada has many of the required critical minerals (cobalt, nickel, lithium). But can it move fast enough to turn a profit while balancing the interests of the environment and indigenous groups?