Northvolt breaks ground on 60 GWh capacity German giga factory

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Northvolt announced the company had started construction of its battery giga factory "Northvolt Drei" in Germany. Europe had battled to keep the factory within its borders, after t...

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EU approves €902 mn aid for Northvolt's EV battery plant in Germany

A 3D rendering of Northvolt Drei, the company's upcoming EV battery giga factory in Germany: Northvolt

Decision helps keep the plant in Europe in the face of competing incentives from America The European Union has approved €902 million in aid for Swedish company Northvolt to set up...

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Breakthrough in battery tech: Northvolt adds sodium-ion batteries to its portfolio

Battery manufacturing major, Northvolt announced that it has successfully validated sodium-ion batteries with an energy density of over 160 watt-hours per kilogram at the company's...

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Northvolt raises $1.2 bn for market expansion; rolls out first BESS at Dwa

Northvolt has announced that it has raised $1.2 billion in convertible notes to finance plans for its further European and North American expansion. The latest developmen...

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Northvolt completes construction of Europe's largest factory for energy storage solutions

Swedish battery manufacturer, Northvolt has completed the construction of Northvolt Dwa in Gdańsk, Poland -- Europe's largest factory for energy storage solutio...

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Europe bags €10 billion in giga factory investments

Europe has bagged around 10 billion euros in investment for two giga factories that will supply batteries to car manufacturers from 2026. The deals come after the bloc loosened rul...

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Northvolt, Scania unveil Prismatic Battery cells for heavy-duty electric transportation

Battery firm Northvolt and automaker Scania have recently unveiled a jointly developed battery cell for heavy electric vehicles. In validation tests, the lithium-ion...

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Stora Enso and Northvolt inks JDA for developing sustainable wood-based batteries

Stora Enso and Northvolt have announced that they are partnering to create sustainable batteries using lignin-based hard carbon produced with renewable wood from the Nordic forests...

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Graphmatech, Graphenea, and Northvolt up-cycles recycled EV batteries into graphene oxide

Graphmatech, Graphenea, and Northvolt have announced their success in up-cycling end-of-life EV batteries into graphene oxide at an industrial pilot scale. This breakthrough uses t...

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Northvolt secures $1.1 billion to support battery mfg. factory rollout in Europe

Battery manufacturer Northvolt has announced the signing of a $1.1 billion convertible note to finance its expansion of battery cell and cathode material production in Europe to su...

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Europe's largest EV battery recycling plant begins commercial operations

Hydrovolt's EV-battery-recycling-plant in Fredrikstad, Norway. Image courtesy: Northvolt

Hydrovolt, the joint venture between Swedish battery producer, Northvolt, and Norwegian industrial group, Hydro commenced the commercial recycling operations of its EV&nb...

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Volvo Cars, Northvolt to set up new battery giga factory in Sweden

Volvo Cars and Northvolt have selected Gothenburg in Sweden to establish a new battery manufacturing plant. The facility is scheduled to commence its operations in 2025, with a pot...

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