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Electric vehicles could be powered by Hydrogen harvested from sewage

Hydrogen is valuable as it is a renewable source, and could be sold to the chemicals and plastics industry or used in hydrogen fuel cells for energy storage or electric vehicles The ability to take hydrogen from waste water provides a new economic and environmental opportunity, however until now it has been incredibly expensive to…
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5 November 2021 0

BASF and SVOLT form partnership to advance battery materials development and battery recycling solutions globally

Partnership will combine the strengths of both parties on cell manufacturing, cathode active materials and battery recycling to accelerate global progress towards carbon neutrality Ludwigshafen/Germany, Changzhou/China, October 25, 2021 – BASF and SVOLT have entered into an agreement in which both parties will partner throughout their global operations with regards to cathode active materials (CAM)…
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4 November 2021 0

Vivarail Fast Charge – recharging a train to full power in 10 minutes

Six years ago rolling stock manufacturer Vivarail began investigating the potential for battery train operation. The company inherited some batteries from the Independently Powered Electric Multiple-Unit (IPEMU) battery train project in Essex, UK, then kitted out a carriage and set it to run around a test track at Long Marston, in Warwickshire, England, to see…
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29 October 2021 0

West Midlands Gigafactory, the largest in the UK, to secure the British automotive industry’s long-term electric future

The West Midlands Gigafactory is strategically placed, in Coventry, the epicentre of the UK’s automotive industry to create long-term stability for manufacturing as it moves towards an electrified future. Production ready in 2025, new battery Gigafactory will become the UK’s largest single industrial facility, covering the same area as 74 full-size football pitches Located at…
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27 October 2021 0

New Stereax® Manufacturing Facility on Track

Ilika, the advanced solid state battery company, has completed the installation of the cleanroom and principal equipment at its new Stereax manufacturing facility. This is a further step towards commercialising Stereax miniature solid state batteries, designed for powering next-generation medical devices and industrial wireless sensors (Industrial Internet of Things). Home  Latest from Ilika  New Stereax® Manufacturing…
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27 October 2021 0

How to Accelerate the Mainstream Adoption of EVs – Addionics

If we want to avoid a climate catastrophe, society has to make many changes and the green revolution must keep on going. One of the changes needed is in the automotive industry: the aim is to electrify as many vehicles as possible on the road in the least amount of time. What the future of…
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27 October 2021 0