EUROPE'S CLIMATE DEPENDENCE
FT - AUGUST 31 2020 - The EU's over-reliance on imports of critical raw materials threatens to undermine crucial industries and expose the bloc to supply squeezes by China and other resource-rich countries, the European Commission will warn member states this week.
Shortages of elements used to make batteries and renewable energy equipment could also threaten the bloc's target of becoming climate neutral by 2050, a report by the Brussels executive will say.
The document is part of an urgent focus in Europe on security…
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