Currently Asian battery suppliers dominate the market. But Germany would like to boost local industry and reduce automaker reliance on foreign cell production.
Category: Battery Tech
Since Tesla no longer shares much info about its battery packs, we've chosen to model this new pack and share it. You may be quite surprised, to say the least.
According to news from China, Contemporary Amperex Technology Limited (CATL) delivered in the first nine months some 11.7 GWh of battery cells.
The times when plug-in electric carmakers were solely purchasing battery cells to produce battery packs is not the case for the future electrification at scale.
Enevate promises that its cells are ready for ultra-fast charging in 5-minutes and at the same time store more energy per unit of weight than commercial...
For lithium producers, the inability to lift output fast enough to meet the demand for producing electric vehicle batteries will cause some problems in the...
Over the past years, Toshiba developed a new titanium niobium oxide – TiNb2O7 (TNO) composite anode, which could enable it to produce better SCiB batteries
Lithium Werks, a Dutch energy storage company, is the latest which would like to catch on the growing demand for lithium-ion batteries and announced battery...
According to the press release, solid-state batteries are seen as very promising, but still require a lot of research, development and funding.
SK Innovation so far has only one battery plant in South Korea (3.9 GWh annually), while the second one in Hungary (7.5 GWh) is under construction.
Even with the escalating U.S.-China trade war, the Chinese share of global Li-ion battery production capacity still exceeds 50% of the market share.
Charge CCCV (C4V) announced that has a working solid-state battery cell that is scheduled for production in the second quarter of 2019.
We are aware that lithium-sulfur batteries bring a huge potential for increased energy density, although there are drawbacks in other areas.
The US Department of Energy (DOE) is set to renew the Joint Center for Energy Storage Research (JCESR) with $120 million in new funds.
This friend of InsideEVs recently bricked his used Tesla Model S battery pack. Fortunately, Tesla replaced it for free and now he has range to spare.
These analysts get a private tour of the Tesla Gigafactory and they're very impressed and highly confident with the production process.
So, our good friends an Engineering Explained can explain all of this much better than us. Let's hope we can collaborate in the future!
The $100 million Volkswagen investment in QuantumScape, announced earlier this year, did not encounter difficulties and is now completed. Early-stage solid-state...
According to GlobalData, in 2022 Chinese plug-in sales will reach 1.5 million units and the U.S. will exceed 380,000 units a year, boosting lithium demand.
At the event, the PM unveiled a new international declaration, which will forge the way for the introduction of a smart, zero-emission electric vehicle...
The company already has two production sites in China, employs more than 3,000 people worldwide, and is one of the biggest NCM-based lithium-ion battery suppliers.