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StoreDot appoints former BP Ventures’ global head as its new chairman

Israeli fast charging lithium-ion battery developer StoreDot has appointed David Gilmour as its executive chairman.


DOE to begin design and construction phase of $75 million grid energy storage research facility

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is set to begin the design and construction stage of a facility that aims to accelerate the development and deployment of long-duration, low-cost grid energy storage.


Collaboration to test ability to recover carbon from used lithium-ion batteries

Lithium-ion battery recycler SungEel HiTech has agreed to include a tailored recycling process from the Australian graphite firm Ecograf to recover the carbon anode materials in their proposed new recycling plants in Europe and South Korea.


Europe on way to becoming second biggest lithium-ion battery maker

Europe is set to become the second largest manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries in the world by 2025, a meeting of the European Battery Alliance heard.


Green Cubes expands global lithium-ion battery reach into industrial EV and data centre markets

Lithium-ion power system firm Green Cubes Technology has signalled its global ambitions with plans to expand its US facilities, branch into Europe and launch new products.


Northvolt buys up US lithium-ion battery technology company Cuberg

Gigafactory developer Northvolt has bought US-based battery technology company Cuberg with the goal of fast-tracking the commercialisation of its lithium metal cell.


Recycling facility creates opportunity for UK to generate circular economy for lithium-ion batteries

Researchers working on the Faraday Institution ReLiB (Recycling and Reuse of Li-ion Batteries) project have completed the installation of lithium-ion battery testing and storage facilities at the University of Birmingham in the UK. 


Pinco’s new design and development manager to enhance curing chambers for the lead battery industry

Lead plate curing chamber firm Pinco has announced that Stefanos Kanidis has joined the Switzerland company as its design and development manager.


EUROBAT webinar highlights benefits and shortcomings of Europe's Battery Regulation framework

Policy makers must listen to the battery industry to ensure the European Commission’s Batteries Regulation policy framework is both workable and fosters innovation.


New anode binder could speed EV adoption as it pushes lithium-ion battery life to 1,700 cycles

Scientists from the Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST) have developed a novel binder material that could help lithium-ion batteries reach 1,700 cycles.