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Firms announce collaboration to develop US battery-grade lithium supply chain

Firms announce collaboration to develop US battery-grade lithium supply chain

Energy technology firm Schlumberger New Energy and Panasonic Energy of North America, a division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, have entered into a collaboration agreement to mine lithium in the US.

 

MoU sets out plans to build North American lithium-ion battery recycling plant

MoU sets out plans to build North American lithium-ion battery recycling plant

Primobius, a joint venture equally owned by Australia’s Neometals and German SMS group, has signed a deal to enter the North American lithium-ion battery recycling market.

JV aims to build Italian lithium-ion gigafactory for motive and stationary application markets

JV aims to build Italian lithium-ion gigafactory for motive and stationary application markets

A joint venture (JV) aims to produce lithium-ion batteries in Italy with the end goal of reaching a production capacity of more than 2GWh within five years

Graphene boosted aluminium-ion cell show lithium-ion battery beating potential

Graphene boosted aluminium-ion cell show lithium-ion battery beating potential

Initial tests on aluminium-ion coin cells suggest that they can out perform lithium-ion, according to Australia’s Graphene Manufacturing Group and the University of Queensland.  

 

Grant centralises lead-acid battery case recycling

KC Recycling is set to create a facility for recycling the plastic cases from lead-acid batteries following a ($852,000) grant.

 

Grid-scale use of advanced lead batteries to be studied by UK organisations

Grid-scale use of advanced lead batteries to be studied by UK organisations

A study to boost the use of lead batteries in grid-scale applications will explore the technology’s performance and lifetime capabilities, especially when paired with renewables.

 

Thermal storage technology firm Sunamp names Hank Torbert as chairman

Thermal storage technology company Sunamp has appointed US business leader Hank Torbert as its new chairman. 

 

Northvolt’s billion-dollar ‘milestone’ as it eyes German gigafactory

Northvolt’s billion-dollar ‘milestone’ as it eyes German gigafactory

Battery firm Northvolt has raised a further $2.75 billion in private placement to drive its lithium-ion production capacity and R&D efforts.

 

First New York lithium-ion cells made as consortium eyes 45GWh global capacity

A consortium has made its first lithium-ion cells as it moves toward plans for a commercially viable 15GWh gigafactory in New York, US.

 

Firm announces lithium-ion battery material capacity expansion but remains tight lipped on the details

Specialty chemicals company Huntsman Corporation is planning to increase capacity of its lithium-ion battery material ethylene carbonate.

 

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