Posts Tagged battery production

Panasonic Ready To Up Investment In Tesla Gigfactory

Possibly in response to recent reports that Tesla Motors has been in talks with LG Chem, Samsung SDI and SK Innovations for potential battery cell supply deals, Panasonic has made it known that its ready to up its investments plans in Tesla’s Gigfactory to support huge demand for the upcoming…

2 years ago by Eric Loveday 38

Bolloré to Expand Battery Production Capacity to 5,000 Packs Annually

According to the French press, Bolloré is expanding its Ergué-Gabéric battery plant in north-western France. After adding a second production line, which will require an investment of €250 million, production capacity of lithium-metal-polymer batteries will double to approximately 5,000 packs annually. The number of employees should gradually increase from 160…

4 years ago by Mark Kane 6

LG Chem to Begin US Battery Production For Volt in Late 2013

To say it has been a winding road to the start of US-based battery production for the Chevrolet Volt and Ford Focus Electric at LG Chem’s Holland, Michigan plant, would be an understatement. However, LG Chem’s head of battery tech, Kim Jong-hyun told reporters Friday, after a earnings conference, that the company’s US…

5 years ago by Jay Cole 9