Cat In Off-Highway Battery Storage Alliance

England’s AVID Technology said it has joined forces with Caterpillar UK and Imperial College London to develop a new battery storage system for electric...

BYD Builds Battery Plant

Chinese vehicle maker BYD has opened a 24 GWh power battery factory in Western China’s Qinghai province and said it plans to increase total...

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...