Battery

IBM Research Discovers new Battery That Could Trump Li-ion

IBM Research has unveiled a new battery that could help eliminate the need for heavy metals in production and surpass the capabilities of Li-ion batteries IBM Research is building on a long history of materials science innovation to unveil a new battery discovery. This new research could help eliminate the need for heavy metals in […]

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Global EV Battery Market to Reach 40.6 mn Units by 2026

A new report has predicted that the global EV battery market volume is projected to reach 40.6 million units by 2026, exhibiting a CAGR of 21.1 percent. A new report has predicted that the global electric vehicle (EV) battery market volume was at 8.6 million units in 2018 and is projected to reach 40.6 million […]

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LG Chem EV Battery Gigafactory in Poland to be Powered by EBRD

EBRD has extended a long-term loan of EUR 250 million to support the construction of an EV battery gigafactory in Poland by LG Chem The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced that it has extended a long-term loan of EUR 250 million to support the construction of an EV battery gigafactory in Wrocław […]

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Bengaluru-Based Log 9 Materials Raises $3.5 mn in Series A Round

Log 9 Materials has secured USD 3.5 million in Series A funding, led by Sequoia India and Exfinity Venture Partners. Bengaluru-based startup Log 9 Materials has announced that it has secured USD 3.5 million in funding as a part of its Series A round, led by Sequoia India’s scale up programme Surge and Exfinity Venture […]

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Advanced Lithium-Ion Technologies on Route for Record Investments in 2019

A new report has revealed that USD 350 million was invested globally in advanced lithium-ion technologies during the first half of 2019. Analyst firm Wood Mackenzie‘s ‘Global energy storage outlook, Q3 2019′ indicates more than USD 350 million invested globally in advanced lithium-ion technologies during the first half of 2019. It was just over USD 600 […]

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Storage Subsidies. With or Without Renewables?

The Award of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry to three scientists who have played a key role in the development and commercialisation of Lithium storage batteries, is a true indicator of the critical role of storage today. More so at a large scale now. The changes happening on the Energy storage subsidy front in the […]

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Next-Gen Battery That Combines Best of Lead and Lithium-ion Performance

Gridtential Energy and Crown battery have developed a new silicon wafer battery that they claim, combines the best of lead and lithium-ion performance. Gridtential Energy and Crown battery have developed a new silicon wafer battery that the two firms claim combines the best of lead and lithium-ion performance. Using technology similar to a solar cell, […]

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The Second Life of Electric Vehicle Batteries: Report

A new report takes a look at the underlying problem with the uptake of electric vehicles, the concern of what to do with the batteries when they reach their end-of-life. As the uptake of electric vehicles (EV) has increased exponentially in the past few years, the concern of what to do with batteries when they […]

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World’s Largest Solar Battery Plant to Come Up in LA

8Minute, the largest independent solar company in the US, is planning to build a massive new facility called Eland Solar & Storage Center for its Los Angeles utility. After rejecting 8Minute’s proposal in August this year, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) last week approved the 400 MW / 1.2 GWh project […]

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