Partnership For Second-Life Electric Vehicle Batteries

Finland’s Wärtsilä and Japan’s Hyundai Motor Group have signed a technology and commercial partnership designed to utilize second-life electric vehicle (EV) batteries in the...

Super B, Lithium Werks Sign Supply Agreement

Lithium battery specialist Super B and cell supplier Lithium Werks B.V. have signed a multi-year agreement to secure supplies of lithium ion batteries to...

Is Cobalt The Achilles Heel of Electric Vehicles?

There is a growing awareness that the growth in interest in electric vehicles is having an impact on the supply and price of certain...

Gamma Technologies Buys AutoLion Software

Gamma Technologies LLC, a software company and the maker of GT-Suite, a multi-physics CAE system simulation tool serving the automotive and related industries, said...

A New European Battery Alliance

Saft, the French specialist in advanced technology battery solutions for industrial applications, announced an alliance with other European partners for the research, development and...

New Technology For Faster Battery Charging?

BY IAN CAMERON As the commercial on-highway and off-highway sectors continue to take a closer and closer look at electric drivetrains the question of battery...

Lithium Werks Acquires Valence

Lithium Werks B.V., a lithium ion battery and portable power solutions group, announced it has acquired substantially all the assets of Valence Technologies, Inc.,...

Cummins Buys Johnson Matthey’s U.K. Battery Operations

Cummins Inc. has acquired Johnson Matthey’s U.K. automotive battery systems business, a subsidiary of Johnson Matthey that specializes in high-voltage automotive grade battery systems...

Scania, Northvolt Developing Battery Cell Technology

By Ian Cameron Swedish truck, bus and engine maker Scania and Northvolt have jointly agreed to develop and commercialize battery cell technology for heavy commercial...

New Battery Licensing Deal Announced

Advanced Battery Concepts, Clare, Mich., said it has agreed to license its GreenSeal technology to Exide Industries Ltd.  Advanced Battery Concepts said its GreenSeal technology...