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Monbat managers secure near 21% stake in group 900 559 Batteries International

Monbat managers secure near 21% stake in group

July 1, 2022: The senior management team of Monbat has secured a 20.78% stake in the lead batteries group and pledged to further develop operations, Monbat announced in a June…

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New EUROBAT roadmap makes case to deploy all battery chemistries 1000 463 Batteries International

New EUROBAT roadmap makes case to deploy all battery chemistries

July 1, 2022: A new roadmap unveiled by EUROBAT on June 24 sets out the case for all battery chemistries to be deployed to help Europe meet its climate and…

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ILA to support battery recycling standards review 968 541 Batteries International

ILA to support battery recycling standards review

July 1, 2022: The ILA is to join an international review of battery recycling standards under the Basel Convention. ILA’s special adviser, Brian Wilson, attended the 15th meeting of the…

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Birla Carbon announces capacity expansion boost 404 385 Batteries International

Birla Carbon announces capacity expansion boost

July 1, 2022: Carbon additives company Birla Carbon announced on May 31 it was investing in a combined production capacity expansion of 200 kilotonnes across key markets. Birla said the…

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EnerSys charts technology evolution in virtual Tech Talk 430 300 Batteries International

EnerSys charts technology evolution in virtual Tech Talk

July 1, 2022: EnerSys updated the market on June 23 about its moves to expand its reach into energy storage tech from its lead and lithium batteries production base. Joern…

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Banner marks 85 years in battery business 640 430 Batteries International

Banner marks 85 years in battery business

July 1, 2022: Austria-based Banner Batterien has marked 85 years in the battery manufacturing business with an anniversary celebration for staff, the firm announced on June 14. More than 500…

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ABC and Monbat in bipolar ‘mass production’ plan 900 559 Batteries International

ABC and Monbat in bipolar ‘mass production’ plan

June 16, 2022: Advanced Battery Concepts (ABC) and European lead battery group Monbat announced plans on June 9 to develop a commercial bipolar battery for mass production in an investment…

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Stevenson picked as new Alpha/Beta member 369 369 Batteries International

Stevenson picked as new Alpha/Beta member

June 16, 2022: The Alpha/Beta Society, an informal group of members who have made outstanding contributions to the development of the lead acid battery industry, has appointed Mark Stevenson (pictured)…

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Hammond Group welcomes Bisaillon as Goodearl moves on 835 1024 Batteries International

Hammond Group welcomes Bisaillon as Goodearl moves on

June 16, 2022: Brad Bisaillon (pictured) has been appointed as vice president of sales for the Hammond Group, the company announced on June 14. Meanwhile, Ray Goodearl has left as…

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Amara Raja to ‘fast track’ lithium project and build on lead battery history 600 727 Batteries International

Amara Raja to ‘fast track’ lithium project and build on lead battery history

June 16, 2022: India’s Amara Raja Batteries has pledged on May 20 to “fast track” its development of a customer qualification plant for lithium cells while also building on its…

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