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Jeremy Slimbrian

Pakistan battery makers fined for ‘consumer deception’ Batteries International

Pakistan battery makers fined for ‘consumer deception’

May 10, 2018: Pakistani battery company Millat Batteries says it will appeal against the Competition Commission of Pakistan’s decision to impose fines on it and four other battery manufacturers for…

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EPA to remove 5,500 tons of battery waste from former battery store Batteries International

EPA to remove 5,500 tons of battery waste from former battery store

May 10, 2018: The US Environmental Protection Agency says around 5,500 tons of waste will have to be removed from the site of the former Indiana Battery Company in Indianapolis,…

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Steve Clarke steps down at Aqua Metals as hedge fund launches control bid Batteries International

Steve Clarke steps down at Aqua Metals as hedge fund launches control bid

April 26, 2018: Steve Clarke stepped down as Aqua Metals CEO, chairman and director on April 23 to be replaced as CEO in an interim period by Selwyn Mould, company…

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BCI welcomes entries from 8 contenders for innovation awards Batteries International

BCI welcomes entries from 8 contenders for innovation awards

April 26, 2018: Eight companies have entered the Sally Breidegam Miksiewicz Innovation Awards for this year’s BCI convention and PowerMart expo, which begins in just two days’ time, on April…

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JCI signs up with Chinese ecommerce giant to retail Varta batteries Batteries International

JCI signs up with Chinese ecommerce giant to retail Varta batteries

April 26, 2018: Johnson Controls Power Solutions, JCI’s battery division, has partnered Chinese e-commerce mammoth JD.com to expand its retail delivery model across China, the Ireland-based battery manufacturing giant announced…

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Hoppecke in global projects to supply batteries for PV power Batteries International

Hoppecke in global projects to supply batteries for PV power

April 26, 2018: German industrial battery company Hoppecke has installed two village lead battery power projects in the tiny African country of Togo, the company announced on April 21. Hoppecke’s…

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Aqua Metals appoints Frank Knuettel as CFO Batteries International

Aqua Metals appoints Frank Knuettel as CFO

April 12, 2018: Lead battery recycling firm Aqua Metals announced the appointment of Frank Knuettel as chief financial officer on April 12, to replace Thomas Murphy, who became interim CFO…

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Digatron joins ALABC Batteries International

Digatron joins ALABC

April 12, 2018: Digatron Power Electronics has joined the Advanced Lead Acid Battery Consortium. Digatron manufactures and develops computer controlled test and formation equipment for a wide range of batteries.…

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Lead battery industry ponders impact of proposed US tariffs on Chinese goods Batteries International

Lead battery industry ponders impact of proposed US tariffs on Chinese goods

April 12, 2018: Lead acid battery separators have been added to the US administration’s list of Chinese products that could be hit with tariffs of 25% in an ongoing tit-for-tat…

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ABC in $689k contract for bipolar prototypes for US military Batteries International

ABC in $689k contract for bipolar prototypes for US military

April 12, 2018: Bipolar lead acid battery firm Advanced Battery Concepts will design prototype batteries for the US Defense Logistics Agency in a move that could lead to its batteries…

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