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Large lithium-ion battery demand will drive shortage as e-vehicles and ESS popularity grows

Large lithium-ion battery demand will drive shortage as e-vehicles and ESS popularity grows

Demand for electric vehicles and energy storage systems will create a shortage of lithium-ion batteries within a few years, according to a report by IDTechEX.

Single-wall nanotubes prove a breakthrough in lead-acid batteries

Single-wall nanotubes prove a breakthrough in lead-acid batteries

Single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNT) that can increase the cycle life of lead-acid batteries by four times were showcased at the world’s largest battery show in China last week.

Chinese people’s choice of four wheels over two will drive E-bike demise

Chinese people’s choice of four wheels over two will drive E-bike demise

China’s largest battery maker Chaowei has admitted the domestic lead-acid E bike battery market has stopped growing and will only remain stable for the next five years.

Energy storage firm Alevo appoints new CEO

Energy storage firm Alevo appoints new CEO

Grid-scale lithium-ion energy storage firm Alevo has appointed Per Dybwad as chief executive offier to serve alongside founder and executive chairman Jostein Eikeland.

Flywheel expert joins Amber Kinetics to drive commercialisation

Flywheel expert joins Amber Kinetics to drive commercialisation

Flywheel energy storage company Amber Kinetics has named Daniel Bakholdin as its new chief technology officer.

Chinese lithium firm diverges into lead-acid

Chinese lithium firm diverges into lead-acid

New-energy vehicle firm China Dynamics is aiming to research and develop graphene lead-acid batteries, according to reports.

Tesla looks to Korea for its lithium-ion EV battery supply

Tesla looks to Korea for its lithium-ion EV battery supply

With 400,000 pre-orders of its model 3, Tesla is looking beyond the Japanese lithium-ion battery maker Panasonic for its supply to ensure it can meet demand, reports the Korea Times.

Researchers find key to longer lasting lithium-ion battery

Researchers find key to longer lasting lithium-ion battery

Researchers at the US Missouri University of Science and Technology have used a thin-film coating technique to make lithium-ion batteries more reliable and longer lasting.

Is Eco-Bat’s market teasing lead-acid battery the industry’s greenest yet?

Is Eco-Bat’s market teasing lead-acid battery the industry’s greenest yet?

The lead-acid battery industry likes to push the PR line that it is one of the most recycled products on the planet at around 96%— but the battery’s reusable material currently sits at around 65%.

Aqua Metals Wins Platts Global Metals Rising Star Award for Innovations in Lead Industry

Aqua Metals Wins Platts Global Metals Rising Star Award for Innovations in Lead Industry

Electrochemical lead recycling firm Aqua Metals was named the winner of the Rising Star category in the 2016 Platts Global Metals Awards program.

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