US lithium-ion battery manufacturer XALT Energy has signed a $1billion deal to supply batteries to Hybrid Kinetic Group (HK Group).
South Korea’s lithium-ion manufacturer Samsung SDI has signed a memorandum of understanding to form a strategic commercial alliance with automation technology group ABB.
South Korean lithium-ion battery company LG Chem Ltd has seized on a gap in the microgrid market by joining forces with US-based Ideal Power Inc.
US battery firm EaglePicher Technologies has broken the ground on its new 100,000 square-foot lithium-ion Center of Excellence.
US based Advanced Battery Technologies (ABAT) has signed a deal to supply lithium batteries to Jiangsu Duke New Energy Automobile.
The start-up solid-state battery developer Satki3 – which sprung out of the University of Michigan – has become British vacuum cleaner inventor Sir James Dyson’s first-ever external investment.
Dresden’s regional utility supplier DREWAG opened Saxony’s first battery park this week.
Researchers at the Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology have developed a flexible lithium-ion battery that is thinner than a credit card.
A group of European companies has produced the world’s first set of safety standards and tests for large-scale lithium-ion battery systems.
R&D organisation EnergyVille/VITO led the Stallion-project to address the need for safety standards on Li-ion stationary battery systems (SBS).
China-based Shenzhen Senior Technology, a manufacturer of microporous separators, has licensed LG Chem’s Safety Reinforced Separator (SRS) technology.
Under the agreement, Senior has gained rights to use the SRS technology, which uses a ceramic coating on separator substrates to improve thermal deformation resistance and mechanical strength.