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Tesla acquisition of SolarCity provides yet another business model developing Batteries International

Tesla acquisition of SolarCity provides yet another business model developing

September 27, 2016: Tesla Motors agreed in August to buy SolarCity, the US’s largest rooftop solar installer for $2.6 billion. Although not finalized as Batteries International went to press, the…

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AUSTRALIAN RESIDENTIAL STORAGE UPTAKE Batteries International

AUSTRALIAN RESIDENTIAL STORAGE UPTAKE

September 27, 2016: Australia has been widely hailed as the next place to be for PV uptake. Now its uptake of solar-plus-storage is positive for the whole of Asia. Solar-plus-storage…

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American Lithium chooses Swan for advisory board 150 150 Batteries International

American Lithium chooses Swan for advisory board

September 27, 2016: American Lithium has appointed lithium battery expert, David Swan to the company’s advisory board. Swan has more than 30 years’ professional experience in clean and efficient energy…

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ILA appoints senior scientist for health 150 150 Batteries International

ILA appoints senior scientist for health

September 27, 2016: Cris Williams has been appointed as the International Lead Association’s new senior scientist-health with responsibility for providing in depth expertise on toxicological science associated with lead exposures.…

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UE Technologies appoints co-founder of ESA as president and former US Saft sales VP joins vanadium flow firm 150 150 Batteries International

UE Technologies appoints co-founder of ESA as president and former US Saft sales VP joins vanadium flow firm

September 27, 2016: UniEnergy Technologies, the US Vanadium flow battery firm appointed Rick Winter, the chief operating officer in June as president with full P&L responsibility and accountability for daily…

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ALABC elects executive board, new technical programme to be approved in September 150 150 Batteries International

ALABC elects executive board, new technical programme to be approved in September

September 27, 2016: For the record ALABC member companies gathered in May in San Antonio, Texas, at the first meeting of the Advanced Lead Acid Battery Consortium’s general assembly to…

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WORKER PROTECTION Batteries International

WORKER PROTECTION

September 27, 2016: Environmentally sound management of used lead batteries continues to be an issue that needs addressing, writes Bob Tolliday of the International Lead Association. How the lead industry…

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EARLY DAYS AT BATTERIES INTERNATIONAL Batteries International

EARLY DAYS AT BATTERIES INTERNATIONAL

September 27, 2016: The life, times and happy founding of the magazine were all down to the entrepreneurial skills and knowledge of Don Gribble. Creating a publishing legacy Theories of…

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SADLY NO LONGER WITH US 150 150 Batteries International

SADLY NO LONGER WITH US

September 22, 2016: No review of the past 25 years of the industry would be complete without some mention of the leaders that have died — and their legacy. Passing…

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CHARITABLE GIVING WITHIN THE INDUSTRY Batteries International

CHARITABLE GIVING WITHIN THE INDUSTRY

September 21, 2016: The batteries industry has always proven to be one of the more charitable sectors. It’s not so much seen — because it’s not spoken about — but…

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