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CATL Says It’s Made Cold Weather EV Battery Breakthrough

The world's largest battery supplier claims it has developed new materials that can deliver a 50% increase in efficiency in…

10 months ago

Japan Gives Toyota $841m to Drive Domestic EV Battery Output

Japan has designated batteries for energy storage as important under an economic security law and earmarked close to $2.4 billion…

10 months ago

Indonesia’s Mining, EV Battery Plans Get $9 Billion Boost

The investment, from a British consortium that includes mining giant Glencore, will go into a wind energy-powered industrial park on…

11 months ago

BYD to Build $1.2 Billion EV Battery Plant in Zhengzhou

The electric vehicle maker is aiming to build a facility to produce its Blade Battery, which it claims is safer…

1 year ago

Japan Carmakers Toyota, Nissan Post Surprise Bumper Profits

Both carmakers gained from a plunge in the yen in October last year, even as a shortage of chips and…

1 year ago

EV battery maker CALB targets $1.47 billion Hong Kong IPO

The China Aviation Lithium Battery Co plans to use the proceeds to build new battery production lines

2 years ago

Korea’s LG Energy Solution Seeks Factory Sites Outside China

China's zero-Covid policy, which has snarled supply chains and hurt production, prompted LGES to seek EV-battery factory sites elsewhere in…

2 years ago

China’s Talent New Energy Raises Funds for Advanced Batteries

The company said it would establish an advanced energy materials research institute and a new energy technology industrialisation research centre…

2 years ago

Musk’s Tesla Struggles With Advanced Battery Production

Elon Musk, its chief executive, has demanded the company ramp up battery production, especially of its so-called 4680, denoting the…

2 years ago

EV Batteries Recall Raises Questions Over BYD’s Transparency

Two BYD customers said they and others questioned why BYD had instructed dealers to replace batteries in their cars which…

2 years ago

Korea’s Lotte Chemical to Expand EV Battery Materials Output

The company said it would accelerate production of ethyl methyl carbonate (EMC) and diethyl carbonate (DEC) - two types of…

2 years ago

Australian Miner Liontown Signs Lithium Deal With Ford

The agreement with the US carmaking giant comes on the heels of similar deals with Tesla and South Korean battery…

2 years ago