Frank Fleming wins International Lead Award 150 150 Batteries International

Frank Fleming wins International Lead Award

September 12, 2019: Frank Fleming, one of the cutting edge R&D figures in the lead battery business, was this year’s winner of the International Lead Award for his services to…

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ENTEK announces plans to double Asian production next year 150 150 Batteries International

ENTEK announces plans to double Asian production next year

September 12, 2019: International separator firm ENTEK, co-sponsor of the 18ABC, announced at the conference that it intended to double capacity at its Indonesian plant next year. The firm has…

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18th Asian Battery Conference ends with talk of being ‘the best ever’ 150 150 Batteries International

18th Asian Battery Conference ends with talk of being ‘the best ever’

September 12, 2019: Around 1,000 delegates attended the 18ABC at Bali’s Westin Resort Nusa Dua between September 3-6, which came straight after the Sixth International Secondary Lead Conference (6ISLC). More…

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Walicki retires as president of Clarios and BCI 150 150 Batteries International

Walicki retires as president of Clarios and BCI

September 12, 2019: Clarios president Joe Walicki has retired after three decades of leadership in the automotive and energy storage industry, Battery Council International said on September 4. He has…

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6ISLC Day Two 150 150 Batteries International

6ISLC Day Two

6th International Secondary Lead Conference — the second day Reportage: Brian Wilson The first session of the second day of the Secondary Lead Conference was focused on production. The first…

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6ISLC Day One 150 150 Batteries International

6ISLC Day One

September 3, 2019 6th International Secondary Lead Conference — the first day Reportage: Brian Wilson Mark Stevenson, the chair of the ISLC, opened proceedings on Monday September 2 at 9am…

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Scientists use operando neutron radiography on lead batteries for the first time 150 150 Batteries International

Scientists use operando neutron radiography on lead batteries for the first time

August 28, 2019: A group of scientists from Spain, Australia, Sweden, Germany, Switzerland and Turkey have used operando neutron radiography on lead acid battery function for the first time. In…

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Arizona regulator warns of ‘unacceptable hazards’ of lithium batteries 150 150 Batteries International

Arizona regulator warns of ‘unacceptable hazards’ of lithium batteries

August 28, 2019: An August 2 letter from Arizona regulator Sandra Kennedy says lithium batteries should not be used at utility scale — and she warns that a 250MW lithium…

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ILZDA refutes controversial report findings on ULAB recycling 150 150 Batteries International

ILZDA refutes controversial report findings on ULAB recycling

August 28, 2019: Toxics Link’s recent claims that ‘close to 90% of used lead acid batteries’ reach India’s informal (illegal) recycling sector have been refuted by India Lead Zinc Development…

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Port Pirie second outage drives price of lead upward 150 150 Batteries International

Port Pirie second outage drives price of lead upward

August 28, 2019: A second outage within days of a re-start at Nyrstar’s primary lead-zinc refinery at Port Pirie in south Australia is an indicator of fundamental process issues rather than…

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