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Stellantis and Samsung SDI to Form Joint Venture for Lithium-Ion Battery Production in North America

Will be one of multiple battery plants dedicated to Stellantis electric vehicle production in region   New battery plant to have an initial annual production capacity of 23 gigawatt hours, ability to increase up to 40 gigawatt hours Plant targeted to start in 2025 AMSTERDAM – Stellantis N.V. (NYSE / MTA / Euronext Paris: STLA) and Samsung…
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18 November 2021 0

Northvolt produces first fully recycled battery cell – looks towards establishing 125,000 ton/year giga recycling plant

Northvolt has produced its first battery cell with 100% recycled nickel, manganese and cobalt and now aims towards scale-up of recycling facilities in Sweden. Northvolt recycling program, Revolt, has produced its first battery cell with 100% recycled nickel, manganese and cobalt Following material validation, electrochemical performance testing of cells produced with recycled metals demonstrates performance…
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16 November 2021 0

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

PIVOT POWER, WÄRTSILÄ AND EDF ACTIVATE 50MW OF BATTERY STORAGE IN KEMSLEY, KENT

Pivot Power, Wärtsilä and EDF activate 50MW of battery storage in Kemsley, Kent admin  1st November 2021  Energy Storage  0 Pivot Power, part of EDF Renewables, Wärtsilä, the global technology company, and EDF, Britain’s biggest generator of low carbon electricity, have activated a 50MW/50MWh battery energy storage system at Pivot Power’s Kemsley site in Kent, which will help…
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1 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

Honeywell Introduces New Flow Battery Technology To Provide Safer, Durable Solution For Large-Scale Renewable Energy Storage

Non-flammable flow battery to be field tested at Duke Energy’s Mount Holly, N.C. facility for large-scale deployment for diverse energy storage solutions Sustainable solution uses wind and solar to reduce carbon emissions and lower costs October 26, 2021 DES PLAINES, Ill., Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Honeywell (NASDAQ: HON) today announced a new flow battery technology that works with renewable…
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28 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