POINTS OF VIEW: BITRODE CORPORATION Batteries International

POINTS OF VIEW: BITRODE CORPORATION

November 28, 2016: Batteries International interviewed Craig Brunk, sales director at Bitrode for his take on the current state of the testing market and the direction it’ll go in the…

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Amber Kinetics appoints Daniel Bakholdin as CTO Batteries International

Amber Kinetics appoints Daniel Bakholdin as CTO

November 27, 2016: Daniel Bakholdin — a well known veteran in flywheel development and commercialization — was appointed chief technology officer for the US firm Amber Kinetics. He will be…

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Used lead battery industry is ‘world’s worst polluter’ 150 150 Batteries International

Used lead battery industry is ‘world’s worst polluter’

November 16, 2016: Environmental organizations Green Cross Switzerland and Pure Earth identified the used lead-acid battery industry as the most polluting industry in the world in their joint report released…

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Aqua Metals stock sale imminent, outlines ‘master licensing’ 150 150 Batteries International

Aqua Metals stock sale imminent, outlines ‘master licensing’

November 16, 2016: Aqua Metals, the US electrochemical lead recycler, announced on November 15 it was about to sell shares of its common stock. A price will be announced at…

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RedT deploys 17 vanadium flow energy storage machines 150 150 Batteries International

RedT deploys 17 vanadium flow energy storage machines

November 16, 2016: RedT Energy, the UK-based vanadium redox flow energy storage machine company, confirmed mid-November that it had finished its so-called ‘Gen 1 market seeding phase’. This is where…

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ILZDA honours Pavlov with lifetime award 150 150 Batteries International

ILZDA honours Pavlov with lifetime award

November 16, 2016: Detchko Pavlov, arguably the leading academic researcher of lead of his generation, was presented with a lifetime award for his services to the Indian lead acid battery…

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Southwest converts diesel baggage tractors to Thin Plate Pure Lead 150 150 Batteries International

Southwest converts diesel baggage tractors to Thin Plate Pure Lead

November 16, 2016: Southwest Airlines has started converting its 1,000-strong fleet of diesel baggage tractors and belt loaders to Thin Plate Pure Lead batteries from NexSys, a subsidiary of US…

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China grants legal status to low-speed lead-powered cars 150 150 Batteries International

China grants legal status to low-speed lead-powered cars

  November 16, 2016: China introduced regulations in October to the low-speed vehicle market in what could be a huge boost to the lead battery industry, with demand potentially growing…

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NAATBatt executive director responds to Trump election with calm 150 150 Batteries International

NAATBatt executive director responds to Trump election with calm

November 16, 2016: Shock waves throughout the environment industries over Donald Trump’s election win to become US president have been met with a calm and positive response by NAATBatt’s executive…

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EU refuses to confirm reprieve for JCI on cartel malpractice 150 150 Batteries International

EU refuses to confirm reprieve for JCI on cartel malpractice

November 2, 2016: Despite a Bloomberg report that batteries giant Johnson Controls will avoid having to pay a potentially massive fine by the EU for scheming with other parties to…

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