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Battery 2030+: Inventing the Sustainable Batteries of the Future

07-Apr-2020

The European large-scale research initiative BATTERY 2030+ presents the long-term research roadmap that outlines the actions needed to invent the sustainable batteries of the future. The transformation to a climate-neutral society requires fundamental changes in the way we generate and use ...

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An all-organic proton battery energized for sustainable energy storage

Charged in a matter of seconds

06-Apr-2020

Sustainable energy storage is in great demand. Researchers at Uppsala University have therefore developed an all-organic proton battery that can be charged in a matter of seconds. The battery can be charged and discharged over 500 times without any significant loss of capacity. The researchers ...

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Fortum, BASF, and Nornickel sign cooperation agreement on battery recycling

09-Mar-2020

Fortum, BASF, and Nornickel have signed a letter of intent to plan a battery recycling cluster in Harjavalta, Finland, serving the electric vehicle market. This would enable a successful “closed loop” cycle to re-use the critical metals present in used batteries. Using metals from recycled ...

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BASF announces Schwarzheide, Germany, as location for cathode active material production in Europe

13-Feb-2020

BASF is announcing a new battery materials production site in Schwarzheide, Germany, as part of its multi-step investment plan to support the European electric vehicle (EV) value chain. This state-of-the art plant will produce cathode active materials (CAM) with an initial capacity enabling the ...

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A battery with a twist

25-Sep-2019

Markus Niederberger’s team of researchers at ETH has used stretchable materials to develop a battery that can be bent, stretched and twisted. For applications in bendable electronic devices, this is precisely the kind of battery they need. Today’s electronics industry is increasingly focusing on ...

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WACKER Acquires a Stake in UK Battery Materials Specialist Nexeon

13-Sep-2019

Wacker Chemie AG is intensifying its research activities on silicon-based materials for high-performance batteries by taking a holding in Nexeon Ltd. The Munich-based chemical company announced that it is acquiring a 25 percent stake in the UK specialist for new battery materials. WACKER and ...

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Daimler Teams Up with Sila Nanotechnologies on Next Generation Lithium-ion Battery Materials

Innovative chemistry promises higher performance, faster charging and longer range than today’s batteries

18-Apr-2019

Daimler AG has acquired a minority equity stake in U.S. battery material specialist Sila Nanotechnologies Inc. (Sila Nano) as part of its research and development activities. Founded in 2011, Sila Nano is a leading developer of new battery materials, which outperform existing lithium-ion ...

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Sodium is the new lithium

A way to boost sodium-ion battery performance

04-Feb-2019

Researchers at the Nagoya Institute of Technology (NITech) in Japan have demonstrated that a specific material can act as an efficient battery component for sodium-ion batteries that will compete with lithium-ion batteries for several battery characteristics, especially speed of charge. The ...

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BASF and SINOPEC sign Memorandum of Understanding to expand cooperation in China

Partners intend to explore new business opportunities in battery materials

29-Oct-2018

BASF and SINOPEC have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Beijing to further strengthen their partnership in upstream and downstream chemical production in China. The partners intend to build an additional steam cracker and to further expand their existing 50:50 joint venture, BASF-YPC ...

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BASF and Nornickel join forces to supply the battery materials market

BASF announces first location for battery materials production in Europe

22-Oct-2018

BASF has selected Harjavalta, Finland, as the first location for battery materials production serving the European automotive market. The plant will be constructed adjacent to the nickel and cobalt refinery owned by Norilsk Nickel (Nornickel). This investment is part of BASF’s €400 million ...

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