Category: Industry

Toyota to spend $13.5 billion to develop EV battery tech and supply by 2030 – Reuters

TOKYO, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) said on Tuesday it expects to spend more than $13.5 billion by 2030 to develop batteries and its battery supply system – a bid to lead in the key automotive technology over the next decade. The world’s largest automaker by volume, which pioneered hybrid gasoline-electric vehicles with the…
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7th September 2021 0

Magtec Opening New Factory for World-leading Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Drive Systems

Magtec opening new factory for world-leading electric and hybrid vehicle drive systems Minister hails move as ‘perfect example’ of transition to green economy Magtec is opening a state-of-the-art factory for the design, manufacture and integration of its world-leading drive systems for electric and hybrid vehicles. The company has commissioned a 65,000 sq ft facility in…
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10th August 2021 0

Volkswagen Group and Gotion High-Tech team up to industrialise battery cell production in Germany

Gotion High-Tech is technology partner for planned cell factory at Volkswagen Group Components plant Salzgitter Volkswagen extends existing partnership with the Chinese battery maker to develop and industrialise the first generation of the unified cell for the volume segment in Germany Further international collaboration potential to be explored Wolfsburg, July 13, 2021 – Volkswagen Group and…
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14th July 2021 0

NIO Announces NIO Power 2025 Battery Swap Station Deployment Plan

On July 9, 2021, NIO held its first NIO Power Day in Shanghai. NIO shared the history and core technologies of NIO Power and unveiled “NIO Power 2025”, the battery swap station deployment plan. NIO Power, a power service system based on NIO Power Cloud, provides a holistic charging and swapping service experience to the…
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12th July 2021 0

Volvo Car Group and Northvolt to join forces in battery development and production

Volvo Car Group intends to establish a joint venture with leading Swedish battery company Northvolt to develop and produce more sustainable batteries, tailored to power the next generation of pure electric Volvo and Polestar cars. 21 June, 2021 | Stockholm, Sweden – Volvo Car Group intends to establish a joint venture with leading Swedish battery…
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28th June 2021 0

Nano One and Johnson Matthey enter into a Joint Development Agreement for lithium-ion battery materials

Nano One and Johnson Matthey announce the signing of a Joint Development Agreement. Co-development of next generation products and processes for Johnson Matthey’s eLNO® family of nickel-rich advanced cathode materials using Nano One’s patented One-Pot process. Includes detailed commercialization study for pre-pilot, pilot and scaled up production. Builds on the successful technical reviews and evaluations conducted by…
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7th June 2021 0

CATL becomes first cell manufacturer received Volkswagen Group’s test lab qualification certificate

NINGDE, CHINA – The cell test lab of Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Ltd. (CATL) was granted the lithium-ion battery cell testing qualification certificate by Volkswagen Group (Volkswagen) on June 1 at CATL’s headquarters in Ningde. It is the first test lab as cell manufacturer in the world to receive this certificate, showing that CATL’s outstanding…
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3rd June 2021 0

BMZ Group establishes a new subsidiary for the UK with its location for further market development

Karlstein am Main, 23/03/2021 – The BMZ Group, a leading manufacturer of cross-industry lithium-ion battery systems in Europe for more than 25 years, is opening a UK sales office in Cambridge. This target market was already a strong focus in the past, as more and more large customers from the UK had requested the innovative…
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26th March 2021 0

Panasonic eyes battery production facility in Norway | By E&T editorial staff

Panasonic, Equinor, and Norsk Hydro are exploring the possibility of establishing a battery manufacturing centre in Norway. Over the next year, the firms will assess the market for lithium-ion batteries in Europe, and develop the business case for a “green” battery facility located in Norway. Source: https://eandt.theiet.org/content/articles/2020/11/panasonic-eyes-battery-production-facility-in-norway/ Oil and gas revenues currently account for about 20…
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19th November 2020 0

Joe Govier of Connect 2 Cleanrooms Ranked Among UK’s Top 50 Most Ambitious Business Leaders

Joe Govier, CEO and Founder of Connect 2 Cleanrooms, has been named as one of LDC’s Top 50 Most Ambitious Business Leaders for 2020. Now in its third year, the programme, which is supported by The Telegraph, celebrates the inspiring leaders behind some of the UK’s most successful and fast-growing medium-sized firms. Connect 2 Cleanrooms…
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22nd October 2020 0