Month: January 2023

StoreDot and Circulor partner to deliver supply chain transparency for EV battery cell materials

New partnership demonstrates StoreDot’s dual commitment to a fast and responsible transition to electric vehicles Herzliya, Israel and London, UK, 31st January 2023 – StoreDot, the pioneer of extreme fast charging battery technology for electric vehicles, has partnered with Circulor, the leading supply chain traceability solution, to track the provenance and CO2 emissions of the raw materials used…
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31st January 2023 0

Echion’s XNO® achieves unmatched performances in 4690 cylindrical cell design

High performance battery cell manufacturer EAS Batteries GmbH (EAS) has achieved an unmatched combination of performances for a lithium-ion battery with its Echion Technologies XNO® powered, 4690-format cylindrical cell design.  The cell features a symmetrical 7C continuous power and charging rate capability combined with an energy density exceeding 300Wh/L. The cycle life of the first…
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30th January 2023 0

LG Energy Solution and Honda Formally Establish Battery Production Joint Venture

January 13, 2023 – LG Energy Solution (LGES; KRX: 373220) and Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (Honda) today announced the formal establishment of the joint venture (JV) which will produce lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles (EV) produced by Honda. The JV will begin construction of a new battery plant early this year with the goal of completion…
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20th January 2023 0

Italvolt enters strategic collaboration with StoreDot for extreme fast charging lithium-ion battery technology

Collaboration represents significant milestone for Italvolt Extreme fast charging (XFC) technology to be licensed to accelerate route to market Agreement will see StoreDot become an offtake partner Collaboration will see StoreDot secure capacity for its potential customers Italvolt S.p.A., the company developing Italy’s largest independent battery cell factory, today announces it has entered a strategic…
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17th January 2023 0

Caterpillar Announces Investment in Lithos Energy Inc. to Further Battery Pack Development and Manufacturing

Irving, TX – Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) announced the company is investing in Lithos Energy, Inc., a U.S.-based battery technology company that produces lithium-ion battery packs. “Caterpillar’s collaboration with Lithos supports our commitment to delivering robust electrified products and solutions for our customers,” said Joe Creed, group president of Caterpillar’s Energy & Transportation segment. “Cat® equipment – regardless of its…
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11th January 2023 0

Morrow enters a non-exclusive partnership with Compular to screen electrolytes for high-voltage batteries

Morrow Batteries ASA (Morrow) has signed a Joint Development Agreement with Compular for the computational screening of novel electrolyte formulations for the next generation of high-voltage batteries. Based on Compular’s algorithm and Morrow’s LNMO-based large format batteries this partnership will accelerate the development of cobalt-free high-voltage batteries. Morrow is working to develop and manufacture the world’s most…
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9th January 2023 0

Cic EnergiGUNE – Cobalt-Free cathode materials for the news generation of Lithium-ion Batteries

One of the research objectives within the Lithium-ion battery field is the development of new high-energy density cathode materials that do not contain cobalt. The reason to avoid cobalt is its risk of supply, as studies claim that there will not be enough cobalt before 2030 to meet the market needs. Therefore, new cobalt-free alternatives…
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2nd January 2023 0

Electra Launches Battery Materials Recycling Demonstration Plant at its Ontario Refinery Complex

TORONTO, ON – (December 22, 2022) – Electra Battery Materials Corporation (NASDAQ: ELBM; TSX-V: ELBM) (“Electra”) today announced the launch of a demonstration plant designed to recover and recycle high-value elements found in lithium-ion batteries, including nickel, cobalt, lithium, copper, and graphite at its refinery complex north of Toronto. “The launch of our black mass recycling demonstration…
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1st January 2023 0