Pivotal buys bipolar plate technology from Integral 150 150 Batteries International

Pivotal buys bipolar plate technology from Integral

October 10, 2019: Bipolar plate company Integral Technologies has sold all rights and patents to its proprietary technology to Pivotal Battery, a corporation that was set up in March solely…

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EnerSys buys TPPL battery maker NorthStar 150 150 Batteries International

EnerSys buys TPPL battery maker NorthStar

October 10, 2019: EnerSys, the international battery manufacturer, has bought competitor NorthStar for $182.5 million, the firm announced on September 19. It will install a high-speed production line at one…

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PowerTech Water receives $1.5 million to market its water treatment technology 150 150 Batteries International

PowerTech Water receives $1.5 million to market its water treatment technology

October 10, 2019: Water treatment technology company PowerTech Water has received $1.5 million funding that it will use to commercialize its lead battery water treatment technology, the company said on…

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EUROBAT lobbies EU in campaign to promote lead batteries 150 150 Batteries International

EUROBAT lobbies EU in campaign to promote lead batteries

October 10, 2019: EUROBAT president Marc Zoellner has urged the EU to support all battery technologies in its Charge the Future campaign, which was launched on October 1. “The battery…

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CBI aims at fivefold increase in lead battery cycle life in technology roadmap 150 150 Batteries International

CBI aims at fivefold increase in lead battery cycle life in technology roadmap

October 10, 2019: The Consortium for Battery Innovation has set goals in an October 8 technology roadmap that aims to increase advanced lead battery cycle life by five times within…

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New report shows lead battery added $26.3 billion to US economy in 2018 150 150 Batteries International

New report shows lead battery added $26.3 billion to US economy in 2018

October 10, 2019: A report by the independent research group EDR has revealed new data that shows the lead acid battery industry added $26.3 billion to the US economy in…

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LA County organizes door-to-door health checks by Quemetco battery recycling plant 150 150 Batteries International

LA County organizes door-to-door health checks by Quemetco battery recycling plant

September 26, 2019: Los Angeles County organized a door-to-door public health activity on September 21, giving out information and offering blood tests to residents around the Quemetco lead battery recycling…

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VanadiumCorp to open a VRFB facility in Germany 150 150 Batteries International

VanadiumCorp to open a VRFB facility in Germany

September 26, 2019: Technology firm VanadiumCorp is to open a company in Germany that will focus on making vanadium redox flow batteries, new chief technology officer Gilles Champagne told BESB…

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Microporous appoints Brad Reed as director of corporate development 150 150 Batteries International

Microporous appoints Brad Reed as director of corporate development

Separator firm Microporous appointed Brad Reed as director of corporate development last month, to oversee growth in new products and markets for its lead-acid battery separators. Reed came to Microporous…

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ILA calls for papers for 17ELBC in Milan 150 150 Batteries International

ILA calls for papers for 17ELBC in Milan

September 26, 2019: The International Lead Association and the Consortium for Battery Innovation are calling for papers to be presented at the 17th European Lead Battery Conference, to be held…

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