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Flow battery industry gearing up for Scotland conference 768 1024 Energy Storage Journal

Flow battery industry gearing up for Scotland conference

March 21, 2024: Time is running out to take advantage of early bird ticket discounts and to exhibit at this year’s International Flow Battery Forum in Scotland. The IFBF early…

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Lyten hails production milestone for Li-S battery tech

March 21, 2024: Graphene materials developer Lyten said on March 12 it is now producing lithium-sulfur batteries in Silicon Valley at greater than 90% yield. Lyten said the results from…

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Morrow moving cells test line from Korea to Norway ahead of gigafactory start

March 21, 2024: Morrow Batteries said on March 19 its temporary battery cells customer qualification line (CQL) in South Korea (pictured) will soon be shipped to Norway — where it…

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Volvo EVs to get fast-charge battery tech boost from start-up Breathe

March 21, 2024: Volvo Cars is to use charging software developed by UK start-up Breathe Battery Technologies in its new generation of fully-electric vehicles. Volvo said on March 12 the…

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Glencore in $75m ‘liquidity’ boost for Li-Cycle

March 13, 2024: Troubled lithium recycling tech developer Li-Cycle said on March 12 an extra $75 million investment from mining group Glencore would boost its liquidity. Pressure has been mounting…

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NatPower plans UK BESS ‘gigaparks’ in £10bn investment

March 13, 2024: NatPower is to develop 60GWh of battery storage in the UK as part of a £10 billion ($13 billion) package of investment in renewables, the group announced…

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BMZ adds sodium ion to battery tech range

March 13, 2024: Germany-based lithium battery systems group BMZ announced on March 11 it is expanding into the sodium ion tech sector. The company said series production of its new…

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Batteries, renewables set to shine under India solar rooftops scheme

March 13, 2024: India has given the green light to install rooftop solar systems in one million homes, as part of a subsidized program the renewables industry says will boost…

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EU lacks 99% of battery raw materials, ‘needs €4.2tn by 2030’ 1000 660 Energy Storage Journal

EU lacks 99% of battery raw materials, ‘needs €4.2tn by 2030’

March 7, 2024: The EU supplies just 1% of its own needs for key battery raw materials — and needs a staggering €4.2 trillion ($4.6 trillion) of new investment by…

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Remembering lithium battery giant Ralph Brodd: 1928-2024

March 7, 2024: It is with sadness that Batteries International and sister magazine Energy Storage Journal, have to announce the death of lithium battery giant Ralph Brodd, who died last…

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