Posts By :

Jade

EXCLUSIVE: Tim Vargo says Stryten is bullish despite the end of Exide 150 150 Batteries International

EXCLUSIVE: Tim Vargo says Stryten is bullish despite the end of Exide

October 9, 2020: Former CEO and president of Exide Technologies Tim Vargo on October 8 spoke exclusively to Batteries International about the road ahead for Stryten Technologies, the company that…

read more
Microporous hires new product development manager Sunho Choi 150 150 Batteries International

Microporous hires new product development manager Sunho Choi

Separator firm Microporous announced the appointment of Sunho Choi as product development manager on September 15, to work at the company’s Piney Flats facility in Tennessee. Sunho has researched and…

read more
New desulfurization process by STC Italy produces agricultural fertilizer 150 150 Batteries International

New desulfurization process by STC Italy produces agricultural fertilizer

October 9, 2020: Battery recycling, lead recovery and water treatment company STC Italy has developed a paste desulfurization process which produces a by-product that can be used as fertilizer, the…

read more
Demo lithium/lead battery project pushes nexus of renewables, grid ever closer 150 150 Batteries International

Demo lithium/lead battery project pushes nexus of renewables, grid ever closer

October 9, 2020: The largest hybrid lead-acid/lithium battery energy storage system in Poland has begun a full-scale demonstration, project partners New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), Hitachi, Showa…

read more
Wirtz Manufacturing appoints Stefano Lorenzini as regional sales manager, EMEA and Russia 150 150 Batteries International

Wirtz Manufacturing appoints Stefano Lorenzini as regional sales manager, EMEA and Russia

October 9, 2020: Stefano Lorenzini has joined Wirtz Manufacturing as regional sales manager for Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Russia the company announced on October 6. Lorenzini began at…

read more
Forklift truck battery supplier extends range with lead-acid batteries 150 150 Batteries International

Forklift truck battery supplier extends range with lead-acid batteries

October 9, 2020: Materials handling firm Crown Equipment Corporation, the fifth largest manufacturer of powered industrial forklift trucks in the world, has expanded its portfolio of forklift batteries and equipment…

read more
Energy storage on a roll in run-up to 2030 with 31% CAGR 150 150 Batteries International

Energy storage on a roll in run-up to 2030 with 31% CAGR

October 1, 2020: Global energy storage capacity could grow at a compound annual growth rate of 31% in the decade ahead, according to a Wood Mackenzie report released on September…

read more
IQ International signs up two former JCI Power Solutions professionals full-time 150 150 Batteries International

IQ International signs up two former JCI Power Solutions professionals full-time

October 1, 2020: Swiss lead battery maker IQ International on September 25 said it had hired two former Johnson Controls Power Solutions (now Clarios) battery experts, Dennis Brown and Ray…

read more
‘Tera is the new giga’, says Musk, vowing to be world leader in energy storage 150 150 Batteries International

‘Tera is the new giga’, says Musk, vowing to be world leader in energy storage

October 1, 2020: If the world is to achieve 100% renewable energy it’s going to need at least 135 gigafactories to make 20 terawatt-hours’ of lithium batteries, and with a…

read more
USTDA provides Senegal with $1m grant for BESS study 150 150 Batteries International

USTDA provides Senegal with $1m grant for BESS study

October 1, 2020: The US Trade and Development Agency has handed $1 million to African multi-country power company Lekela Energie Stockage to pay for a feasibility study into what would…

read more