Frost & Sullivan: expansion of renewables and cost reductions drive battery...

Frost & Sullivan's recent analysis on the global grid battery energy storage market finds that the continual expansion of intermittent renewables and declining technology costs are...

How ‘agromining’ – farming plants that contain metal – could help...

When scientist Alan Baker made a cut in the side of an exotic plant in the Philippines jungle, the sap that bled out had...

ABB sets course for sustainable river transport with ten all-electric Lisbon...

ABB, Zürich, Switzerland, secures landmark contract with Spanish shipbuilder Astilleros Gondán to supply all-electric power solution for fast 40-meter urban passenger ferries transporting up...

Volkswagen starts up second line for battery systems in Braunschweig, Germany

The Volkswagen Group Components plant in Braunschweig, Germany, is significantly expanding its production of battery systems for the latest electric vehicle generation. Following the...

Vanadium-ion battery start-up Standard Energy raises $8.9M Series C from SoftBank...

Standard Energy, Daejeon, Korea, a vanadium-ion battery developer, has raised an $8.9 million Series C from SoftBank Ventures Asia, Seoul, Korea, News.yahoo.com reports. Instead of...

Spain joins the European trend of gigafactories to manufacture EV batteries

Original article: CicEnergiGune. Authors: Nuria Gisbert and Iñigo Careaga  As we already explained in our previous post, Europe and most of its Member States are clearly betting on the development...

NanoXplore and Martinrea form jv VoltaXplore to develop and produce EV...

NanoXplore Inc., Montreal, Canada, (TSX-V: GRA and OTCQX: NNXPF) and Martinrea International Inc., Vaughan, Canada, (TSX: MRE) announce that they have formed a joint...

Batteries vs. ultracapacitors? The answer is both

Written by Joe Sleppy, CEO of Capacitech Energy, Inc., Orlando, Florida, United States. Beware of false choices.  There are applications where the answer to “do...

HSSMI: defining battery second life opportunities and exploring legislative improvements

Press release: "Discussion with the Industry - Project VALUABLE, led by London-based HSSMI (the High Speed Sustainable Manufacturing Institute), a sustainable manufacturing innovation consultancy, has...

GM and LG Energy Solution investing $2.3 billion in 2nd Ultium...

Ultium Cells LLC, a joint venture of LG Energy Solution and General Motors, today announced a more than $2.3 billion investment to build its second battery...

Siemens charge controller and calibration kit optimize charging technology for eMobility

Siemens AG offers charging system suppliers a new plug & play solution, which for the first time enables calibration of the Powerline signal level...

JI and Oxford University to partner on solid-state sodium battery R&D

Researchers at the University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute (UM-SJTU JI, JI hereafter) and Oxford University are partnering on a two-year...

Mercedes-Benz EQS: the first electric vehicle in the luxury class

Battery development is a decisive factor in Mercedes-Benz's electrification strategy. After all, the battery is the heart of an electric car and makes a...

Hyundai Motor, Kia and SK Innovation collaborate to develop HEV batteries

Hyundai Motor - Kia Corporation and SK Innovation have announced that they will be collaborating on the development and production of Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV)...

Japan’s new battery industry group to seek increased gov’t support

(Reuters) - Japan’s newly created Battery Association for Supply Chain (BASC) said on Wednesday it will seek increased government support as it aims to...

RELiON Battery announces appointment of Chief Operating Officer

RELiON Battery, Rock Hill, South Carolina, Unites States, a leading global lithium battery manufacturer, today announced the appointment of Eric Lindquist as the company's Chief...

Vulcan pilot plant for DLE on Upper Rhine Valley brine now...

Vulcan Energy Resources, Perth, Australia, has designed, built, commissioned, and is now operating a DLE Pilot Plant in Germany to demonstrate lithium extraction from...

RWE Renewables’ first European battery storage project goes live in Ireland

RWE Renewables’ first European-based battery storage project has entered full operations in Ireland. The 8.5 megawatt hour (MWh) battery storage facility will be capable...

Li-Cycle to build new lithium-ion battery recycling facility in Arizona

Li-Cycle Corp., Toronto, Canada, an industry leader in lithium-ion battery resource recovery and the largest lithium-ion battery recycler in North America, has announced that...

LG-Magna joint venture ‘very near’ to win Apple EV project

LG Electronics' joint venture with Canada-based automotive supplier Magna International ― tentatively named LG Magna e-Powertrain ― is "very near" to signing contracts with...

National Research Council of Canada: biodegradable printed batteries

The need for portable power sources has significantly increased in recent years. Technologies such as wearable and flexible electronics, the Internet of Things (IoT),...

RINA supports SUSI Partners in the acquisition of four lithium-ion battery...

RINA Spa, Genoa, Italy, has supported SUSI Partners AG, Zug, Switzerland, a private fund manager for sustainable infrastructure investments, in completing the acquisition of...

Tree Technologies inks deal to supply 200,000 e-motorbikes to Indonesia

Tree Technologies Sdn Bhd (Treeletrik), a Malaysian home-grown electric vehicles (EV) maker with a presence in the ASEAN market and a subsidiary of Ideanomics, New...

NextSource Materials secures partnership with major EV supply chain to build...

NextSource Materials Inc., Toronto, Canada, (TSX:NEXT) (OTCQB:NSRCF) has finalized a binding agreement ("the Partnership") to construct and operate a value-added, battery anode facility ("BAF")...

Faraday Future selects NVIDIA Drive Orin to power flagship FF 91...

Faraday Future ("FF"), a California-based global shared intelligent mobility ecosystem company, has announced that it is deploying the NVIDIA Drive Orin platform in its...

Svolt launches cathode material production for cobalt-free nmx battery cells

SVOLT Energy Technology Co., Ltd., a global high-tech company based in China, is announcing today that it has started mass production of the cobalt-free...

Flux Power launches next generation M24 lithium-ion battery pack for end...

Flux Power Holdings, Inc., Vista, California, (NASDAQ: FLUX), a developer of advanced lithium-ion industrial batteries for commercial and industrial equipment, today announced the launch...

Ampcera announces a low-cost and scalable solid electrolyte technology for solid-state...

Ampcera Inc., Tucson, Arizona, an innovator in solid electrolyte technologies, has announced a low-cost flexible solid electrolyte (SE) membrane technology for solid-state batteries (SSBs)....

MPINarada announces new 48VDC 200Ahr lithium battery for telecommunications and CATV...

MPINarada, Newton, Massachusetts, United States, a global leader in battery technology, has been manufacturing lithium batteries for telecommunications and other markets for over 10...

Yamaha Motor introduces 350 kW electric motors for OEMs

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (Tokyo: 7272) has developed an electric motor reaching the industry's highest class in output density. This unit is aimed at...