Passed the senate. Goes to the House, where, if somebody has covid, they can proxy vote. House will pass it. Biden signs.
That provision about where the battery rare earth minerals comes from could affect Leaf tax credit amounts.
Leaf uses the typical NMC nickel manganese cobalt positive electrodes. Where do they get it?
It'll be a mystery which batteries source it from horrendous countries or not until the Fed publishes the official table.
LFP batteries don't appear to have a problem going forward.
2022 Leaf SV+
2020 Leaf SV - sold
2022 Maverick Hybrid
2016 Ford Focus Electric (traded in at 34k miles, 5 years)
& Some really junky gasoline vehicles, not green, except for a Ford C-Max Hybrid, nice one.