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Aqua Metals faces probe amid "retrofit" setback

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 10:44 -- Xuan Zhong
Aqua Metals faces probe amid "retrofit" setback

US lead-acid battery recycling start-up Aqua Metals is facing a probe into “possible securities fraud violations” as it launches a “retrofit” of equipment to tackle new production problems.

The blows come just weeks after the firm, which is seeking to commercialise a water-based recycling process, posted further losses and said it was “significantly behind schedule” with production plans.

 

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Panasonic plans Japan batteries expansion

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 09:46 -- Xuan Zhong
Panasonic plans Japan batteries expansion

Japanese tech giant Panasonic Corporation is stepping up domestic production of prismatic lithium-ion batteries to meet what it said is increasing demand for electric vehicles.

Panasonic confirmed it will open a production line for the batteries at a factory in Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture, although it declined to give details about planned production capacity.

 

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New plants and partner for AKASOL

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 12:45 -- Xuan Zhong
New plants and partner for AKASOL

German battery manufacturer AKASOL is partnering with Norwegian company ZEM to develop lithium-ion batteries for maritime use, one month after its announcement of a large-scale expansion of its production capacities.

The first joint product, AKAZEM 15 OEM, is a self-contained modular battery unit designed for workboats, fishing boats and small passenger ferries.

 

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Battery production picks up again in China

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 11:59 -- Xuan Zhong
Battery production picks up again in China

Battery production in China is picking up again after a sluggish start to 2017. 

Shanghai Metals Market (SMM) reports some Chinese battery producers are increasing their production levels by 10-20% as demand turns positive again.

 

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