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EIT InnoEnergy to launch battery safety course 640 427 Batteries International

EIT InnoEnergy to launch battery safety course

April 3, 2024: EU-backed tech developer EIT InnoEnergy is launching a battery safety program designed to help industry professionals navigate increasingly complex technologies. The Introduction to Battery Safety course, announced…

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European MEP says lead can thrive in EU after ‘problematic’ Timmermans years 960 816 Batteries International

European MEP says lead can thrive in EU after ‘problematic’ Timmermans years

February 22, 2024: The lead battery industry can breathe a sigh of relief and help energize Europe’s clean energy transition now one of the industry’s bogeymen — former EU Green…

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Leoch to acquire Yuasa lead battery firms in China 421 395 Batteries International

Leoch to acquire Yuasa lead battery firms in China

August 3, 2023: Leoch is to acquire controlling stakes in two China-based lead battery firms owned by GS Yuasa in a deal worth up to Rmb280 million ($39 million). Leoch,…

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Long-serving employee awarded International Lead Medal 480 640 Batteries International

Long-serving employee awarded International Lead Medal

June 23, 2023: Maura McDermott, one of the International Lead Association’s longest-serving employees, office and events manager, was awarded the International Lead Medal yesterday morning at the Pb2023 conference in…

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Russia investment deal to boost gigafactory production 700 466 Batteries International

Russia investment deal to boost gigafactory production

June 23, 2023: Russian energy storage firm Renera says a special investment contract providing incentives and financial backing for domestic production of batteries for EVs and stationary storage systems was…

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ACE Green in lead recycling licensing deal with Hakurnas 1024 318 Batteries International

ACE Green in lead recycling licensing deal with Hakurnas

June 23, 2023: ACE Green Recycling announced on June 21 it had signed an equipment supply and licensing deal with Hakurnas Lead Works to set up battery recycling facilities in…

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Australia-US energy pact can boost lead exports, says Nyrstar 1000 657 Batteries International

Australia-US energy pact can boost lead exports, says Nyrstar

June 15, 2023: Rising exports of Australian refined lead to the US could be boosted still further after the signing of a clean energy pact between the nations, according to…

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Clarios completes refinancings to extend debt maturity profile 573 399 Batteries International

Clarios completes refinancings to extend debt maturity profile

May 12, 2023. Clarios said on May 4 it had closed a bond offering of $750 million. In addition to the senior secured notes due in 2028, the world’s largest…

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Metair issues earnings fall alert 600 600 Batteries International

Metair issues earnings fall alert

March 16, 2023: South African batteries and auto components group Metair Investments warned on March 9 that it expects to report EPS (earnings per share) reductions of at least 105%…

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Clarios wins ethical company award 705 478 Batteries International

Clarios wins ethical company award

March 16, 2023: Clarios announced on March 13 it had been recognized as one of the world’s most ethical companies by Ethisphere. The honour is bestowed on companies that demonstrate…

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