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Could graphene batteries change the face of graphite mining?

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There is as much as 40 times the amount of graphite in a lithium-ion battery as lithium. This is one of the key drivers for the increasing demand for the mineral, which is set to soar by as much as 200% by 2020. Credit: Courtesy of Malcolm Koo, CC-BY-SA 4.0