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Russian Gas and Chinese Raw Materials – The EV Shift Will Demand Complex Choices
Russian Gas and Chinese Raw Materials – The EV Shift Will Demand Complex Choices

25 Sep 2022, 07:32 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / Germany learned it should not depend on a dictator with imperialist ambitions in the worst way possible. Relying on China may hold similar traps.

 
Hyundai Will Build the Ioniq 5, 6, 7, and Batteries at New Factory in Georgia
Hyundai Will Build the Ioniq 5, 6, 7, and Batteries at New Factory in Georgia

21 May 2022, 15:51 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / Although the company said it would disclose the new products for the American EV plant at a later date, the teaser image in the announcement event is clear.

 
Volkswagen 40-GWh Battery Factory in Spain Will Be In Sagunto
Volkswagen 40-GWh Battery Factory in Spain Will Be In Sagunto

6 May 2022, 21:58 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / The investment there would be €4 billion, but now Volkswagen said the total amount in the area will amount to €10 billion.

 
Toyota Will Spend $1.29 Billion to Build Lithium-Ion Battery Plant in North Carolina
Toyota Will Spend $1.29 Billion to Build Lithium-Ion Battery Plant in North Carolina

7 Dec 2021, 11:27 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / According to the Japanese carmaker, it will produce enough cells for 200,000 vehicles per year, but they will probably be HEVs and PHEVs

 
Volkswagen Puts €500 Million in Northvolt to Produce 60 GWh in Cells
Volkswagen Puts €500 Million in Northvolt to Produce 60 GWh in Cells

11 Jun 2021, 08:34 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / The total investments in production expansion were $2.75 billion, of which Volkswagen’s collaboration represents $620 million.

 
Electric Cars Could Cost Less With This New Type of Rechargeable Battery
Electric Cars Could Cost Less With This New Type of Rechargeable Battery

8 May 2021, 06:15 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Smartphones, electric cars, and other devices that use rechargeable batteries could become cheaper, thanks to a new type of sodium ion battery.

 
EVs Could Soon Run on More Efficient, More Powerful Seawater Batteries
EVs Could Soon Run on More Efficient, More Powerful Seawater Batteries

21 Dec 2019, 22:51 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / IBM Research’s Battery Lab has come up with a battery that beats standard lithium-ion on all considerations, including length of life and low flammability

 
10 Minutes Charge for 300 Miles Range Possible, Researchers Say
10 Minutes Charge for 300 Miles Range Possible, Researchers Say

31 Oct 2019, 14:35 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The tested procedure showed that the batteries did not get damaged during the process, and they went through some 1,700 cycles without major problems

 
Batteries: Lithium-Ion or Solid-State?
Batteries: Lithium-Ion or Solid-State?

9 Jul 2018, 06:18 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The lithium-ion battery has nearly reached its full potential and automakers are already seeking ways to develop solid-state batteries.

 
Volkswagen to Accelerate Solid-State Battery Development
Volkswagen to Accelerate Solid-State Battery Development

21 Jun 2018, 14:58 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Volkswagen increases its hold on QuantumScape, a U.S.-based company that works to develop a solid-state battery for electric vehicles.

 
Japanese City Lights to Be Powered by Nissan Leaf Batteries
Japanese City Lights to Be Powered by Nissan Leaf Batteries

22 Mar 2018, 07:44 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Nissan announced on Wednesday a project that if successful might change the way electricity is sent to remote areas of the world.

 
New Lightweight Lithium-Ion Battery And Charger From BPC
New Lightweight Lithium-Ion Battery And Charger From BPC

16 Feb 2017, 13:59 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / Ballistic Performance Components announced the new EVO Power System, comprising a new EVO3 lithium-ion battery plus additional equipment

 
US Lawmakers Want Car Batteries Made in Michigan
US Lawmakers Want Car Batteries Made in Michigan

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / The supremacy of Asian battery technology must come to an end in America. This appears to be the desire of Governor Jennifer Granholm and of the lawmakers who dream about making Michigan the key are...

 
Nissan Unveils Systems That Allow LEAF to Power a House
Nissan Unveils Systems That Allow LEAF to Power a House

2 Aug 2011, 13:32 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Nissan has created a system that allows a regular LEAF to provide electricity from its lithium-ion batteries installed onboard to ordinary households. Basically, you could “drive” your e...

 
Ford Focus Electric to Use Liquid Battery Cooling
Ford Focus Electric to Use Liquid Battery Cooling

13 Jun 2011, 13:48 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / You don’t have to be an engineer to know that lithium-ion batteries need to work at a certain temperature in order to offer the maximum efficiency. However, you do need the aforementioned stat...

 
Volvo to Use LG Chem Li-ion Battery Packs
Volvo to Use LG Chem Li-ion Battery Packs

27 Apr 2010, 12:04 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Volvo’s future electric developments will see the company collaborate with the South Korean chemical producer LG Chem, as this will provide lithium-ion battery packs for the automaker. The ...

 
CODA Secures Funding for EV Production
CODA Secures Funding for EV Production

31 Mar 2010, 08:22 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / The California-based battery and electric car company CODA Automotive announced that it has secured a total of $394 million of committed capital through its joint venture with Lishen Power Battery....

 
Sanyo Batteries for Toyota Hybrids
Sanyo Batteries for Toyota Hybrids

19 Aug 2009, 09:42 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Fighting to solve a huge problem with battery shortage for its hybrids, Toyota is now forced to look beyond its battery partner Panasonic and search for a new company that could supply batteries for...

 
600,000 Km Li-Ion BYD Batteries for Top Chinese Carmaker
600,000 Km Li-Ion BYD Batteries for Top Chinese Carmaker

17 Aug 2009, 14:36 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / BYD has just confirmed it has formed a new partnership with a Chinese automaker to supply lithium-ion batteries for a future electric model. However, BYD hasn't mentioned the name of its partne...

 
GM to Make Li-Ion Volt Batteries at Michigan Plant
GM to Make Li-Ion Volt Batteries at Michigan Plant

13 Aug 2009, 14:56 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / General Motors today announced that Brownstown Township, Mich. plant will make lithium-ion batteries for Chevrolet Volt and other extended-range electric vehicles. The American manufacturer will inv...