BASF, NGK launch advanced sodium-sulfur (NAS) battery storage system

Source: BASF

BASF Stationary Energy Storage GmbH and NGK Insulators (NGK) have recently introduced an advanced container-type NAS (sodium-sulfur battery) battery energy storage s...

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Nickel-zinc battery firm ZincFive to accelerate manufacturing in US

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ZincFive, a leading developer of nickel-zinc (NiZn) battery-based solutions for power applications, recently announced that it has secured financing to accelerate it...

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Theion claims breakthrough in ultra-fast charging, safe battery anode technology

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Berlin-based battery company theion recently announced a "disruptive innovation" in battery technology, with its breakthrough anode chemistry. The company has also receiv...

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Gotion presents its latest battery innovations including all-solid-state battery

Source: CnEVPost.com

At the recently held 13th technology conference in Hefei, Chinese battery maker Gotion High-tech introduced three new battery products, including its first all-solid-state battery ...

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Asahi Kasei confirms Port Colborne, Ontario for its proposed battery separator plant

Source: Asahi Kasei

Japanese firm Asahi Kasei has announced it will construct its previously announced integrated lithium-ion battery (LIB) separator plant in Port Colborne, located in the Niagar...

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VARTA-led 'ENTISE' project to develop next-gen sodium-ion battery technology

Federal Research Minister Bettina Stark-Watzinger (centre) with the project consortium of ENTISE, with Dr Nicolas Bucher, Head of Funded Projects. Source: VARTA AG

A consortium of 15 companies and universities researches led by battery firm VARTA acting as initiator and coordinator have announced their project named 'ENTISE'. It aim...

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Natron Energy begins commercial-scale production of SIBs at its Michigan facility

Source: Natron Energy

Sodium-ion battery (SIB) technology firm Natron Energy has announced the start of commercial-scale operations at its sodium-ion battery manufacturing facility in Holland, Mich...

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StoreDot demos its XFC silicon battery cell in Polestar 5 prototype EV

Source: StoreDot

In a latest demo video released by Israeli battery startup StoreDot, a fully driveable verification Polestar 5 prototype powered by StoreDot's extreme fast charging (XFC)...

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Asahi Kasei confirms battery separator plant in Canada; joint investment with Honda likely

Asahi Kasei's Hipore battery separator membrane.

Asahi Kasei has announced the construction of an integrated plant in Ontario, Canada for the base film manufacturing and coating of 'Hipore' wet-process lithium...

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Scientists demonstrate two new battery chemistries: water and calcium

The calcium-oxygen battery developed by scientists at China's Fudan University is stable in air and can be made into flexible fibres to produce next-generation wearables. Photo: Fudan University

Scientific teams working in Australia and China have demonstrated two new battery chemistries that could supplant lithium-ion batteries in the coming years, thus overcoming the pos...

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Tata Group invests in Boston-based non-lithium battery startup Alsym Energy

The Tata group has invested in non-lithium battery start-up Alsym Energy. Tata Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Sons, led investment in the Boston-based company's Series C fu...

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Gelion claims superior energy density in lithium-sulfur pouch cell

Source: Gelion

Anglo-Australian battery maker, Gelion has achieved a high energy density milestone by fabricating a 395 Wh/kg lithium-sulfur 9.5 Ah pouch cell in commercial cell format, ...

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ProLogium ready with P-C-R next-generation solid-state battery technology

Source: ProLogium

Solid-state battery developer ProLogium recently showcased its exclusive 'P-C-R' next-generation solid-state battery solution at the 2050 Net Zero City Expo in ...

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StoreDot, EVE Energy partner for mass production of 'XFC' battery cells

Left to right: Amir Tirosh (StoreDot), Alexander Holden (EVE Energy), Dr. Doron Myersdorf (StoreDot), and Dr. Liu Jincheng (EVE Energy) at the agreement signing event. Souce: StoreDot

Israeli battery technology firm StoreDot has announced a significant step towards the commercialization and mass production of its extreme fast charging (XFC) battery cel...

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Ampcera's solid-state batteries surpass US DoE's fast-charging benchmarks

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Tucson-based battery innovator Ampcera recently claimed that its all-solid-state battery (ASSB) technology has achieved a fast-charging milestone of 0 to 80 percent ...

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Zinc batteries charged for another banner year

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Zinc is advancing to deliver as a top battery chemistry for energy storage in 2024, following a breakthrough in both funding and demonstration projects last year, writes ...

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Solid-state batteries to gain traction in terms of adoption in the coming years

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The overall penetration rate of solid-state batteries across the globe is expected to be 1.7 percent and 8.4 percent by 2025 and 2030 respectively, according to an estimation by CI...

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ProLogium opens solid-state lithium ceramic battery plant in Taiwan

ProLogium’s Taoke battery plant. Source: ProLogium

Taiwan-based ProLogium Technology has recently launched what it claims as the world's first giga-scale solid-state lithium ceramic battery facility 'Taoke' at Taoyuan in ...

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Sion Power, which uses compression on EV batteries, gets funding from LG Energy, others

US battery technology startup Sion Power announced the company has raised $75 million in Series A funding. The round was led by South Korean battery manufacturing giant LG Energy S...

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VARTA expanding R&D capabilities for next-gen batteries at its Austrian facility

Source: VARTA AG

German battery manufacturer VARTA AG has announced the expansion of 'VARTA Innovation', the company's battery R&D wing, which is establishing a modern research facili...

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SK On, Solid Power partner to speed up development of all-solid-state batteries

SK On's Chief Commercial Officer Sung Min-suk and Solid Power Chief Executive Officer John Van Scoter at the signing ceremony held at CES 2024 Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Jan. 10.

SK On, a leading electric vehicle manufacturer has signed an agreement with a US-based developer of solid-state batteries, Solid Power, to speed up the development of all-soli...

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US DoE announces $131 mn for R&D in EV battery, charging systems

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The U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) has announced more than $131 million for projects to advance research and development (R&D) in EV batteries and charging systems, ...

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Stellantis Ventures invests in Tiamat for sodium-ion battery technology

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The corporate venture fund of automaker Stellantis has recently made a strategic investment on a France-based company 'Tiamat' that is developing and commercializing sodi...

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KPIT develops sodium-ion battery tech for sustainable mobility

Source: KPIT Technologies

Automotive software integrator KPIT Technologies has unveiled its sodium (Na)-ion battery technology for e-mobility applications in India, especially for electric two and...

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Toshiba develops li-ion battery with cobalt-free 5V-class cathode

Toshiba's prototype battery featuring its new technology. Source: Toshiba

Toshiba Corporation has developed a new iteration of lithium-ion battery using a cobalt-free 5V-class, high-potential cathode material, which can be suited for a variety of applica...

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Schneider Electric unveils new battery lab in Bengaluru

Energy management and automation major, Schneider Electric has inaugurated a new battery lab in Bengaluru to advance R&D in battery technologies. The company has invested ...

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Hofer Powertrain develops fast recharging battery technology for EVs

German powertrain tech firm Hofer Powertrain has announced the launch of its advanced EV battery technology – the 'ULTEVATE Ultra' battery module. The company claims...

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Gelion and Ionblox partner to develop next-gen lithium-silicon-sulfur cells

Anglo-Australian battery maker, Gelion Plc (Gelion) on Tuesday said it has signed a joint development agreement with California-based battery technology company, Ionblox Inc (Ionbl...

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Solid Power presents its first A-sample cells for automotive qualification

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Solid-state battery technology firm Solid Power has recently made first A-1 EV battery cell deliveries to BMW to formally enter automotive qualification. The company is report...

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LGES's Arizona plant to make 46-Series cylindrical cells for Tesla

Image for representation purposes only and does not represent 46-Series battery cells. Source: LG Energy Solution

To pre-emptively respond to market demands for 46-Series cylindrical battery cells from Tesla, LG Energy Solution (LGES) has decided to utilize its Arizona EV battery facility...

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