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Battery
Battery | 24 February 2022

LANXESS and Standard Lithium agree to go ahead on lithium project

LANXESS does not bear any investment risk but has the option to acquire resulting battery grade lithium carbonate from Standard Lithium at advantageous pricing.

Battery
Battery | 17 February 2022

Liontown Resources to supply battery material to Tesla

The Agreement is for the supply of up to 150,000 dry metric tonnes (DMT) per annum of spodumene concentrate to Tesla

Battery
Battery | 12 February 2022

Umicore launches new battery recycling technology, signs deal with ACC

New technology significantly improved metallurgical process with increased extraction efficiency of cobalt, nickel and copper to now reach over 95% yield for a wide variety of battery chemistries

Battery
Battery | 09 February 2022

LG Chem outlines growth strategy focused on battery, ESG based businesses

Company's CEO announced plans to raise revenue of the company’s three major new businesses in eco-friendly materials, battery materials, and new drugs by more than 10-fold from 3 trillion to 30 trillion KRW

Battery
Battery | 02 February 2022

Solvay announces PVDF capacity investment to meet growing EV battery demand

The €300 million investment supports a fully integrated and digitalized PVDF operation and will increase capacity at Solvay's site in Tavaux, France to 35 kilotons

Battery
Battery | 20 January 2022

Johnson Matthey, EMR to develop circular solution for lithium-ion battery recycling in the UK

Recycling the batteries from end-of-life electric vehicles will produce significant quantities of strategic materials such as lithium, nickel and cobalt with a fraction of the carbon footprint of the same materials from mined sources

Battery
Battery | 17 January 2022

MHI receives bids for ACC Battery storage programme

The program is technology agnostic and the beneficiary firm shall be free to choose suitable advanced technology

Battery
Battery | 17 January 2022

PPG partners with Cellforce Group to develop sustainable battery solutions for EV sector

The collaboration would eliminate the use of NMP in producing the conductive-carbon slurry that forms cathodes for Li-ion batteries

Battery
Battery | 14 January 2022

Albemarle and 6K sign agreement to develop lithium battery materials

Albemarle to invest in 6K and sponsor development of UniMelt system for advanced, sustainable materials production

Battery
Battery | 13 January 2022

Johnson Matthey plans closure of battery materials business, pursues sale of individual assets

Closure will lead to an additional impairment charge of £150 million

Battery
Battery | 01 January 2022

Reliance New Energy Solar to acquire sodium-Ion battery company Faradion

Faradion is one of the leading global battery technology companies and has a competitively superior, strategic, wide-reaching and extensive IP portfolio covering several aspects of sodium-ion technology

Battery
Battery | 29 December 2021

Amara Raja Batteries to invest in innovative battery manufacturer InoBat

The initial investment will give Amara Raja a key foothold in the thriving European EV ecosystem

Battery
Battery | 29 December 2021

Battrixx to raise upto Rs 301 crores for expanding EV battery production

Funds will enable Battrixx to enhance its annual production capacity in phases from existing 100,000 battery packs to 700,000 by end of FY24 to meet the growing demand in electric vehicles industry and other energy storage applications

Battery
Battery | 27 December 2021

TotalEnergies, Saft commissions largest battery-based energy storage facility in France

Located at the Flandres center in Dunkirk, the site has a power capacity of 61 MW and a total storage capacity of 61 megawatt hours (MWh)

Battery
Battery | 21 December 2021

SECI awards 100 MW solar contract with battery storage to Tata Power Solar

The project will demonstrate solar power can be used to provide clean solar energy

Battery
Battery | 21 December 2021

Metso Outotec to provide solvent extraction technology for Li-Cycle's battery recycling plant in US

The delivery includes three modular VSFX solvent extraction plants and related Dual Media Filters, and basic engineering

Battery
Battery | 18 December 2021

Li-Cycle to expand battery materials capacity in North America

In view of rapidly growing demand for lithium-ion battery recycling, Li-Cycle will increase the input processing capacity of the Hub by over 40%, from 25,000 tonnes to 35,000 tonnes of black mass annually

Battery
Battery | 15 December 2021

LG Chem makes equity investment in US-based battery recycling company Li-Cycle

In addition to its equity investment, a long-term supply agreement was also signed to supply LG Chem and LG Energy Solution 20,000 tons of nickel over a ten-year period starting in 2023.

Battery
Battery | 13 December 2021

Posco Chemical and GM to form battery materials joint venture in US

The joint venture between the two companies is a strategic decision made while the U.S. government is strongly pushing for an eco-friendly mobility policy to replace 50% of new cars sold in the U.S. with EVs by 2030

Battery
Battery | 08 December 2021

Umicore, Volkswagen to form battery materials JV in Germany

The partnership’s significant scale will provide secure and cost-competitive supplies of innovative, sustainably sourced and tailored high-performance cathode materials for Volkswagen AG’s ambitious unified cell strategy

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