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EUROBAT outlines general guidelines on the Batteries Regulation discussions 150 150 Batteries International

EUROBAT outlines general guidelines on the Batteries Regulation discussions

September 9, 2021: EUROBAT announced today proposals for what it regards as general guidelines on the Batteries Regulation discussions. At the end of last year, the European Commission published the…

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Studies in India assess if tax cuts could reduce informal ULAB recycling 150 150 Batteries International

Studies in India assess if tax cuts could reduce informal ULAB recycling

September 9, 2021: Researchers at two Indian institutes are looking into cutting taxes in the regulated lead-acid battery recycling sector as a way to curb toxic informal battery recycling, they…

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Exide Industries sells life insurance arm 150 150 Batteries International

Exide Industries sells life insurance arm

September 9, 2021: Media reports in India and internationally in the last few days have reported that battery giant Exide Industries has sold its life insurance business to life insurance…

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ENTEK completes buy-out of NSG Battery Separator Division 150 150 Batteries International

ENTEK completes buy-out of NSG Battery Separator Division

September 9, 2021: Separator manufacturer ENTEK completed a majority stake acquisition of the Battery Separator Division of the Japanese glass manufacturer NSG Group on September 1. The deal includes all…

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US battery storage set to defy expectations with 10GW leap 150 150 Batteries International

US battery storage set to defy expectations with 10GW leap

September 9, 2021: The growth in battery storage in the US could increase by 10 times 2019 capacity by 2023, the US Energy Information Administration said in a report released…

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BCI launches Women in the Global Battery Industry group 150 150 Batteries International

BCI launches Women in the Global Battery Industry group

September 9, 2021: As the battery industry revs up for the annual BCI Convention + PowerMart in San Diego beginning September 22, the female contingent can also look forward to…

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IESA to host its fifth virtual World Energy Storage Day event 150 150 Batteries International

IESA to host its fifth virtual World Energy Storage Day event

September 9, 2021: The India Energy Storage Alliance will screen its World Energy Storage Day online conference for 24 hours on September 22. Sessions will encompass all storage technologies with…

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Sunlight expands to create world’s largest motive lead battery unit 150 150 Batteries International

Sunlight expands to create world’s largest motive lead battery unit

September 9, 2021: Sunlight Systems, the Greek battery manufacturing firm, will spend €50 million ($59.2 million) to expand its lead and lithium manufacturing unit in Xanthi, north-eastern Greece, it announced…

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Biden’s Infrastructure Act opens doors for battery makers 150 150 Batteries International

Biden’s Infrastructure Act opens doors for battery makers

August 26, 2021: A package of infrastructure measures passed by the US Senate on August 10 contains a $7 billion boost for all battery technologies as a direct result of…

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Virtual 7ISLC starts next week 150 150 Batteries International

Virtual 7ISLC starts next week

August 26, 2021: Preparations for the 7th International Secondary Lead Conference are almost finalized a few days before the bi-annual event, which will this year be held remotely on September…

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