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Schuler acquires Sovema, commits to lead and lithium units 800 533 Batteries International

Schuler acquires Sovema, commits to lead and lithium units

August 25, 2022: The Sovema Group has been acquired by German metal-forming group Schuler for an undisclosed sum, the companies announced on August 23. A Schuler spokesperson told BESB the…

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Deficit in global lead market as mine production falls 640 387 Batteries International

Deficit in global lead market as mine production falls

August 25, 2022: The global market for refined lead metal was in deficit by 22 kilotonnes during the first half of this year, according to preliminary figures compiled by the…

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Ukraine BESS plans to expand power exports 500 306 Batteries International

Ukraine BESS plans to expand power exports

August 25, 2022: Ukraine is in talks aimed at expanding the use of battery storage systems to support electricity exports and earn revenue to support the war-torn nation, the head…

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Leoch forecasts 15% revenue boost despite Covid setbacks 883 515 Batteries International

Leoch forecasts 15% revenue boost despite Covid setbacks

August 25, 2022: Chinese batteries group Leoch expects to report an increase in revenue of more than 15% for the first half of 2022, compared to the same period last…

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Indiana legislator tours Hammond lab 704 1024 Batteries International

Indiana legislator tours Hammond lab

August 19, 2022: The Hammond Group has been praised for its research into sustainable lead battery technology during a visit to the company’s site in Indiana by state representative Mike…

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Sunlight takes ownership of Italy operations 1024 683 Batteries International

Sunlight takes ownership of Italy operations

August 19, 2022: The Sunlight Group has completed an acquisition taking full control of its lead acid and lithium ion battery systems operations in Italy. The Greece-based group said on…

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Bernard joins BCI as regulatory and technical affairs director 480 480 Batteries International

Bernard joins BCI as regulatory and technical affairs director

August 19, 2022: Susan Bernard has joined Battery Council International as its new director of regulatory and technical affairs, the organization announced on August 15. Bernard previously worked with US…

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Parulian moves from Arbin to Keysight Technologies 200 200 Batteries International

Parulian moves from Arbin to Keysight Technologies

August 11, 2022: Antony Parulian, former VP of sales and marketing at Arbin Instruments, has joined California-headquartered Keysight Technologies as Americas e-mobility and energy storage business development manager and sales…

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New lead battery recycling plant for UAE 1024 715 Batteries International

New lead battery recycling plant for UAE

August 11, 2022: Royal Gulf Industries said on August 4 it would invest more than AED62 million ($17 million) to build a lead batteries recycling centre in the United Arab…

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Gravita eyes new lead recycling markets 469 223 Batteries International

Gravita eyes new lead recycling markets

August 11, 2022: Lead recycler Gravita India is eyeing opportunities to further expand its operations outside India, the company’s CEO revealed on August 3. Yogesh Malhotra said in a first-quarter…

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