12th October 2021 | Silverstone

Big breakthrough for ’massless’ energy storage

Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology have produced a structural battery that performs ten times better than all previous versions. It contains carbon fibre that serves simultaneously as an electrode, conductor, and load-bearing material. Their latest research breakthrough paves the way for essentially ’massless’ energy storage in vehicles and other technology. ​The batteries in today’s…
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29th March 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

Bernstein analyst, Mark Newman, joins UK’s charging tech pioneers, Nyobolt as CCO

17th March 2021, London, UK: Nyobolt, the original founders of ultra-fast charging niobium-based battery technology, has appointed top ranked Bernstein Asia analyst, Mark Newman as Chief Commercial Officer and Head of Strategy.   Newman, who brings world-class investment experience to his role, will be responsible for developing Nyobolt’s commercial partnerships in sectors that will benefit from the record-breaking ultrafast charging…
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17th March 2021 0

BAE Systems to deliver first zero emission propulsion systems on public buses in Vancouver

The fleet is the first in North America to benefit from the next-generation Series-EV zero emission technology. Fifteen public buses in Vancouver, Canada, will be fitted with BAE Systems’ all-electric propulsion system, allowing them to run free of emissions. The fleet is the first in North America to benefit from the next-generation Series-EV zero emission technology.…
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8th March 2021 0

800V systems in EVs enable longer ranges, faster charging – E&T Magazine

Electric vehicles (EVs) featuring 800V electrical systems could achieve much faster charging and reduced weight, allowing them to travel further between charges. Some automakers are already starting to embrace this technology. For instance, Porsche fitted an 800V system in their full-electric Taycan sports car, which was launched last year. The automaker claims that the model…
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24th February 2021 0

Battery Recycling – Neometals has developed a sustainable proprietary process for the recovery of valuable constituents from cell production scrap and end-of-life lithium-ion batteries

What Neometals has developed a proprietary sustainable process for the recovery of valuable constituents from cell production scrap and end-of-life lithium-ion batteries (LIBs). The Neometals processing flowsheet targets the recovery of >90% of all battery materials from LIBs that might otherwise be disposed of in land fill or processed in energy-intensive pyrometallurgical recovery circuits. Specifically,…
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25th January 2021 0

Morrow Batteries announces site for 32GWh lithium-ion battery plant in Norway

Norwegian company Morrow Batteries has announced the location of its planned 32GWh lithium-ion battery cell factory will be Eyde Energipark in Arendal in the country’s southern region of Agder. Construction of the plant, which will make batteries for electric vehicles, is scheduled to begin in 2023, according to a report by Norwegian broadcaster NRK. Last…
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15th January 2021 0

Volkswagen partners with QuantumScape to secure access to solid-state battery technology

Objective of new joint venture with QuantumScape is the commercialization of innovative solid-state battery technology Volkswagen is the largest automotive shareholder in Stanford spin-off QuantumScape Corporation Volkswagen Group will take a seat on the board of QuantumScape By increasing its stake in the California technology company QuantumScape Corporation and forming a new joint venture, Volkswagen…
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6th January 2021 0

Global Primary Lithium Battery Market 2020-2024 expected to grow by $1.88bn progressing at a CAGR of 7% – ReportLinker

Global Primary Lithium Battery Market 2020-2024 The analyst has been monitoring the primary lithium battery market and it is poised to grow by $ 1.88 bn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 7% during the forecast period. Our report on primary lithium battery market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth…
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4th January 2021 0

Tesla launches the world’s largest Supercharger station in Shanghai

It features 72 stalls in a covered facility. Author: Steve Dent, @stevetdent Tesla has launched the world’s largest Supercharger station in China, the company announced on Wiebo. The 72-stall facility in Shanghai easily bests the 56 stall station the company opened last month in Fresno county, California, as Electrek noted. Unlike the outdoor California station, the Shanghai Superchargers also appears…
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1st January 2021 0