Month: June 2021

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

PETRONAS SRT announces new electric kick scooter partnership

PETRONAS Sepang Racing Team has announced a new Partnership with leading urban kick scooter manufacturer Velocifero with a concept limited edition Mad Air electric kick scooter showcased at the 2021 DutchGP. The announcement is the latest from the team as it develops an expansion of its off-track activities into electric two wheel vehicles. Prototype scooters…
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25th June 2021 0

Porsche invests in a factory for high-performance battery cells

The latest step in the electric strategy: Porsche is investing a high double-digit million amount in the new company Cellforce Group GmbH. GmbH. The move marks an extension of the sports car manufacturer’s technological leadership role in the field of electric mobility. Porsche and joint venture partner Customcells today announced the launch of production of…
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22nd June 2021 0

GAUSSIN presents the world’s first 100% hydrogen or all-electric “skateboard”

GAUSSIN presents the world’s first 100%hydrogen or all-electric “skateboard” for class 8 tractor and straight trucks, ranging from 18t to 44t AUSSIN (EURONEXT GROWTH: ALGAU – FR0013495298) presents the world’s first “skateboard” for class 8 tractor and straight trucks, ranging from 18t to 44t – either hydrogen or all-electric – for long haul and short…
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21st 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

CASTROL and Jaguar Racing target performance gains with new E-fluids for Formula E race car

Existing technical partnership expands through the supply of new Castrol ON e-Fluids Range of e-transmission, e-grease and e-thermal fluids tested on track to deliver improved performance, efficiency and longer range New Castrol ON branded Jaguar I-TYPE 5 Formula E car launched at the Monaco E-Prix Developments set to directly benefit future road car applications Castrol…
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6th 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

North East leading universities team up with Britishvolt to explore R&D and education collaborations

Britishvolt, the leading UK battery cell technology specialist, enters into an MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with Durham University, Newcastle University & Northumbria University Universities to provide research and educational support, as well as enhancing the  innovation capabilities of Britishvolt Britishvolt remains on-track to start production of world-class, lithium-ion batteries for automotive applications by the end of…
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2nd June 2021 0