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Lectric Rolls Out a New Battery for Its XP Folding E-Bikes, Increases Range by 45 Percent
Lectric Rolls Out a New Battery for Its XP Folding E-Bikes, Increases Range by 45 Percent

2 Aug 2022, 12:19 UTC / Arizona-based e-bike manufacturer, Lectric eBikes, released a new battery for its XP 1.0 and XP 2.0 series, promising an increase in range by 45 percent

 
BMW Recalls iX and i4 for Battery Issue, Owners Shouldn't Drive or Charge Their EVs
BMW Recalls iX and i4 for Battery Issue, Owners Shouldn't Drive or Charge Their EVs

29 Jul 2022, 11:26 UTC / A grand total of 83 electric BMWs are called back in the United States due to cathode pieces getting into the battery cell during the manufacturing process

 
$2.5 Billion Loan From U.S. Government Energizing GM Battery Venture
$2.5 Billion Loan From U.S. Government Energizing GM Battery Venture

26 Jul 2022, 06:09 UTC / The U.S. Energy Department announced its intention of providing a $2.5 billion loan to help GM finance the construction of EV battery facilities

 
EV Future Grows Roots in Trees As Swedish Alliance Sets To Produce Wood-Based Batteries
EV Future Grows Roots in Trees As Swedish Alliance Sets To Produce Wood-Based Batteries

23 Jul 2022, 19:05 UTC / Wood-extracted carbon is the renewable answer to the ever-growing need for EV batteries. Two Swedish companies team up to juice up the EV battery market

 
Ford Says It Has Secured 100% Battery Supplies to Meet Ambitious EV Goals
Ford Says It Has Secured 100% Battery Supplies to Meet Ambitious EV Goals

21 Jul 2022, 15:53 UTC / Ford expects the demand for its EVs to continually grow and reach a compound annual growth rate for EVs greater than 90% by 2026

 
BASF To Build Battery Recycling Plant in Germany, It Will Handle 15,000 Tons per Year
BASF To Build Battery Recycling Plant in Germany, It Will Handle 15,000 Tons per Year

28 Jun 2022, 12:05 UTC / BASF has announced it will construct a battery recycling plant in Germany. It will recycle EV batteries, which closes the loop for this kind of product

 
Solid-State Sodium-Sulfur Batteries Thought Impossible To Make Until This Breakthrough
Solid-State Sodium-Sulfur Batteries Thought Impossible To Make Until This Breakthrough

4 Jun 2022, 21:02 UTC / Solid-state sodium-sulfur batteries offer clear advantages compared to their Li-ion brethren, but until now, no suitable solid electrolyte has been found

 
Continental Launches Two EV Sensors That Protect the Battery and Retain Its Performance
Continental Launches Two EV Sensors That Protect the Battery and Retain Its Performance

24 May 2022, 12:16 UTC / Continental plans to launch two new sensors designed to protect the battery of electrified vehicles and one of them is scheduled for mass production this year

 
Volvo Trucks Opens a Battery Assembly Green Plant for Its Heavy-Duty Electric Trucks
Volvo Trucks Opens a Battery Assembly Green Plant for Its Heavy-Duty Electric Trucks

18 May 2022, 03:22 UTC / The new battery assembly plant in Belgium will produce batteries for the Volvo Trucks new range of heavy-duty vehicles, entering production this year

 
Volvo Invests in StoreDot's Ultra-Fast Charging Battery, May Speed Up Its Time to Market
Volvo Invests in StoreDot's Ultra-Fast Charging Battery, May Speed Up Its Time to Market

19 Apr 2022, 09:22 UTC / Volvo announced its intentions to invest in StoreDot, the company that promises the ultra-fast charging battery that offers 100 miles after 5 minutes of charge

 
Porsche Develops High-Voltage Battery Repair Plan, Thinks of Customers and Environment
Porsche Develops High-Voltage Battery Repair Plan, Thinks of Customers and Environment

11 Apr 2022, 16:50 UTC / Porsche has thought about the environment and its customers while developing a new concept for repairing high-voltage batteries. This is what you need to know

 
One of the Largest Hybrid Ferries in the World to Run on an Advanced Battery System
One of the Largest Hybrid Ferries in the World to Run on an Advanced Battery System

7 Apr 2022, 06:45 UTC / A company that combines German engineering with Swiss expertise will provide a state-of-the-art liquid-cooled battery system for an innovative ferry

 
Volkswagen ID.4 Battery Issue Prompts Recall, 351 Units Affected
Volkswagen ID.4 Battery Issue Prompts Recall, 351 Units Affected

24 Mar 2022, 14:06 UTC / Even though LG Energy Solution introduced corrective measures last year, Volkswagen kept quite about the ID.4 electric crossover's faulty battery until now

 
DLR’s Hybrid Autonomous Concept Car Boasts a Long Range and Next-Level Comfort
DLR’s Hybrid Autonomous Concept Car Boasts a Long Range and Next-Level Comfort

21 Mar 2022, 05:34 UTC / The German Aerospace Center unveiled the IUV concept, a futuristic plug-in hybrid vehicle that also showcases innovations for passenger comfort

 
Sea Electric’s Cost-Effective Zero-Emissions Technology to Power Electric School Buses
Sea Electric’s Cost-Effective Zero-Emissions Technology to Power Electric School Buses

16 Mar 2022, 07:21 UTC / The Sea Type C electric school bus combines an increased range with low maintenance, performance, and an affordable price.

 
Gogoro Develops New, Swappable EV Battery That Promises Better Range and Improved Safety
Gogoro Develops New, Swappable EV Battery That Promises Better Range and Improved Safety

9 Mar 2022, 15:08 UTC / The company that powers 95 percent of all electric two-wheelers in Taiwan unveiled the world’s first solid-state lithium ceramic battery for two-wheel swapping

 
Fully-Electric E-Pusher to Advance Zero-Emissions Shipping, Powered by Swappable Batteries
Fully-Electric E-Pusher to Advance Zero-Emissions Shipping, Powered by Swappable Batteries

18 Feb 2022, 06:24 UTC / A pioneering 100% electric pusher boat will start operating on an important commercial route, with the help of swappable batteries and charging stations

 
Tesla Model S Plaid Battery Teardown Reveals the Changes That Make It Great
Tesla Model S Plaid Battery Teardown Reveals the Changes That Make It Great

10 Feb 2022, 10:02 UTC / A teardown of the Model S Plaid's battery reveals what has changed in comparison to previous Model S versions. This is where the difference comes in

 
How a Tesla Model 3 Battery Is Holding After Four Years and 100,000 Miles of Abuse
How a Tesla Model 3 Battery Is Holding After Four Years and 100,000 Miles of Abuse

8 Feb 2022, 13:17 UTC / Tesla started Model 3 sales four years ago and some examples have passed the 100,000 miles mark, so it's time to find out how the battery has aged

 
Continental and Volterio Team Up to Make a Smart, Automatic Charging Robot for EVs
Continental and Volterio Team Up to Make a Smart, Automatic Charging Robot for EVs

27 Jan 2022, 14:02 UTC / Continental and Volterio want to revolutionize the way electric vehicles are charged by developing a smart, automatic charging robot designed for private use