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Jeremy Slimbrian

Polypore sold in $3.2 billion two part deal but legal challenges to sale emerge 150 150 Batteries International

Polypore sold in $3.2 billion two part deal but legal challenges to sale emerge

Agreement was finalized in February for US battery separator firm Polypore International, to be split into two and sold for $3.2 billion. Asahi Kasei Corporation is to acquire its energy…

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Maxwell advances ESM as lead acid truck battery substitute 150 150 Batteries International

Maxwell advances ESM as lead acid truck battery substitute

Maxwell Technologies, the ultracapacitor firm announced in March that its ultracapacitor-based Engine Start Module (ESM) will be offered as a factory-installed option on new Kenworth T680 and T880 trucks. The…

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Lead-acid battery industry to play big role in automotive advances 150 150 Batteries International

Lead-acid battery industry to play big role in automotive advances

The lead-acid battery industry has the opportunity to become a major player in the market for 48-volt automotive systems, according to Chip Bremer, marketing and communications manager for the Advanced…

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