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Britishvolt partners with Prologis to build £200m West Midlands scale up facility to create “battery corridor”

Britishvolt has partnered with logistics real estate operator Prologis to build its UK battery cell scale-up facilities in the West Midlands, home to the internationally renowned battery ecosystem of WMG, Advanced Propulsion Centre and UK Battery Industrialisation Centre With a budget exceeding £200m, the plan looks to create upwards of 150 highly skilled, well-paid jobs;…
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6th June 2022 0

Europe’s largest electric vehicle battery recycling plant begins operations

As commercial recycling operations start at Hydrovolt in Norway, joint venture partners look towards European expansion. Northvolt–Hydro battery recycling joint venture Hydrovolt has commenced commercial recycling operations at its plant in Fredrikstad, Norway. Hydrovolt is Europe’s largest electric vehicle battery recycling plant, with capacity to process 12,000 tons of battery packs on annual basis –…
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1st June 2022 0

Britishvolt Acquires EAS, the German-Based Advanced Technology Battery Cell Manufacturer

Britishvolt has signed a SPA with the Monbat Group to acquire the advanced technology battery cell developer and manufacturer EAS* for €36m Nordhausen-based EAS is a pioneer in developing and producing large format lithium-ion cells using innovative and compact electrode production technology EAS acquisition complements Britishvolt’s drive to lead in the R&D and manufacture of…
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26th May 2022 0

Polestar invests in extreme fast charging battery company StoreDot; unlocks access to advanced battery technology

Polestar makes first financial investment in another company; becomes shareholder in Israel-based extreme fast charging pioneer StoreDot Strategic investment further exemplifies Polestar’s commitment to innovation and acceleration of EV adoption Both companies to explore using StoreDot’s extreme fast charging technology for future Polestar cars Polestar has made its first financial investment as a company, investing…
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24th May 2022 0

MS Amlin partners with Altelium to provide new battery energy storage insurance solution

~ Partnership to support growth of the clean energy market ~   MS Amlin Underwriting Limited (MS AUL), the Lloyd’s leading global (re)insurer, today announces its partnership with Altelium to launch a client-centric battery energy storage system (BESS) construction all risk and operational all risk insurance solution, as part of its commitment to supporting sustainability.…
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23rd May 2022 0

Nyobolt appoints Engineering Director to lead development of its Ultrafast Chargers

Cambridge, UK – 18 May 2022 – Nyobolt, pioneers of end-to-end fast-charging battery systems, announces the appointment of Iain Mosely as the Engineering Director for Charging, to deliver custom high-power charger systems. Iain Mosely was previously a Senior Director at ChargePoint where he established and led the UK engineering organisation, creating a world leading facility for the development of DC rapid…
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20th May 2022 0

ECHION TECHNOLOGIES TO SUPPLY ITS XNO™ LI-ION BATTERY ANODE MATERIAL TO MORROW BATTERIES UNDER A MULTI-YEAR COMMERCIAL AGREEMENT

Deal will deliver next-generation sustainable batteries with market-leading safety, cycle-life, and charging speed Echion Technologies, UK (‘Echion’) and Morrow Batteries, Norway (‘Morrow’), are pleased to announce the signing of a multi-year anode materials supply agreement. Echion’s unique XNO™ anode material will support the delivery of Morrow’s ‘LNMO-X’ core technology track, which offers safe, long-lasting, cobalt-free,…
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16th May 2022 0

ZipCharge announces strategic partnerships with ICEE and Graphite, two innovative British businesses, to develop the GoHub

London, 11th MAY 2022 ZipCharge, the portable EV charging expert, has today announced strategic partnerships with ICEE Managed Services and Graphite, bringing together three innovative British businesses to develop the mechanical and electrical systems for the GoHub, the world’s first portable charging infrastructure for shared, public use. The GoHub hosts multiple ZipCharge Go EV powerbanks to…
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11th May 2022 0

Li-Cycle and Glencore Announce Global Strategic Partnership; Glencore to Make a $200 Million Investment in Li-Cycle

TORONTO, Ontario – Li-Cycle Holdings Corp. (NYSE: LICY) (“Li-Cycle” or the “Company”), an industry leader in lithium-ion battery resource recovery and the leading lithium-ion battery recycler in North America, today announced a strategic partnership with Glencore plc (LON: GLEN) (“Glencore”), a leading provider of primary metals for the production of EV batteries.  The strategic partnership will better serve the EV…
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10th May 2022 0

Consortium set up to develop next generation battery technology receives materials boost from Morgan Advanced Materials

A consortium set up to develop the next generation in battery technology has received a significant boost, with the donation of a pioneering advanced material to the project. Morgan Advanced Materials has provided Lucideon with a high-performance lithium conducting solid-electrolyte material, which is not yet available in the marketplace. The solid electrolyte will be used…
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6th May 2022 0