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Clarios teams up with Altris for sodium ion batteries 1024 554 Batteries International

Clarios teams up with Altris for sodium ion batteries

January 11, 2024: Clarios is partnering Swedish sodium ion cathode material and cell technology developer Altris to develop batteries for the automotive industry. The companies said on January 8 they…

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Gopher restarts Eagan recycling after fire

January 11, 2024: Lead battery recycler Gopher Resource has restarted operations at its Eagan facility in Minnesota following a fire, the company announced on January 4. Gopher said last month…

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Kim joins ENTEK as VP of product tech 1024 678 Batteries International

Kim joins ENTEK as VP of product tech

January 11, 2024: Heejae Kim has joined ENTEK as VP of product technology and lithium business development, the company announced on January 4. Kim (pictured) is a former director of…

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Gridtential chairman Kubis to advise UnitX 225 225 Batteries International

Gridtential chairman Kubis to advise UnitX

January 11, 2024: Lead battery veteran and Gridtential Energy chairman Ray Kubis has become a business adviser to AI technology development company UnitX. Kubis told Batteries International on December 27…

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Battery investments likely casualty in EU budget battle for Ukraine, migration 1024 761 Batteries International

Battery investments likely casualty in EU budget battle for Ukraine, migration

January 4, 2024: Proposals to slash European research and innovation funding by billions of euros risk making “a catastrophic decision” to battery and raw material investment plans, industry leaders have…

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Monbat CEO says investment partner crucial for expansion

January 4, 2024: Monbat Group CEO Viktor Spiriev has revealed the battery manufacturer is actively seeking an investment partner to expand its business. Spiriev (pictured) said in a December 19…

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EnerSys set for US tax credits boost to earnings 427 299 Batteries International

EnerSys set for US tax credits boost to earnings

January 4, 2024: EnerSys said on December 19 it is set to receive an unexpected earnings boost after the US government unveiled proposed new guidance on battery components and materials…

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Narada marks 30 years in business with ESS expansion pledge 1024 721 Batteries International

Narada marks 30 years in business with ESS expansion pledge

January 4, 2024: Narada Power will mark 30 years in business this year by ramping up global sales of its lead and lithium energy storage systems, the firm’s chairman and…

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Probe launched into Alaska Li-ion battery vessel fire 881 497 Batteries International

Probe launched into Alaska Li-ion battery vessel fire

January 4, 2024: An investigation is underway into the cause of a fire on a cargo ship carrying lithium ion batteries in Alaska, the vessel’s owners said on January 2.…

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Li-Cycle pressure mounts over US recycling loan, legal moves 1024 570 Batteries International

Li-Cycle pressure mounts over US recycling loan, legal moves

December 20, 2023: Pressure is mounting on troubled lithium recycling tech developer Li-Cycle, which is facing possible legal action and is at the center of questions from US lawmakers over…

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