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Lead batteries ‘worth $16bn to Europe’: report 1024 683 Batteries International

Lead batteries ‘worth $16bn to Europe’: report

April 7, 2022: The lead battery industry is worth an estimated €15 billion ($16 billion) of value added or gross domestic product a year to the European economy, according to…

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Exide Industries reveals battery cells plans 1024 777 Batteries International

Exide Industries reveals battery cells plans

April 7, 2022: Lead-acid battery maker Exide Industries revealed on April 4 it may be about to invest in the region of Rs6,000 crore — Rs60,000,000,000 ($793 million) — in…

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Gridtential in 12V auto market Camel deal 1024 901 Batteries International

Gridtential in 12V auto market Camel deal

April 7, 2022: Silicon Joule battery tech innovator Gridtential Energy, Camel Energy and a leading US automaker supplied by Camel, announced a product development agreement on April 4 that will…

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EnerSys approves $150m share buyback 852 590 Batteries International

EnerSys approves $150m share buyback

April 7, 2022: The board of lead batteries producer EnerSys announced a $150 million stock repurchase authorization on March 9. EnerSys said there was no expiration date for the program,…

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Ayer is new CEO at Hollingsworth & Vose 723 667 Batteries International

Ayer is new CEO at Hollingsworth & Vose

April 7, 2022: Battery separator manufacturer Hollingsworth & Vose announced on April 5 that COO Josh Ayer (left) had been chosen to succeed Val Hollingsworth (right) as the company’s CEO.…

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ABC’s GreenSeal batteries for EV charging 320 180 Batteries International

ABC’s GreenSeal batteries for EV charging

April 7, 2022: Advanced Battery Concepts said on March 23 it is to initially supply up to 20,000 of its GreenSeal batteries to support Kilows’ roll-out of ultrafast electric vehicle…

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Leoch profit up on overseas demand 883 515 Batteries International

Leoch profit up on overseas demand

April 7, 2022: Chinese lead and lithium batteries group Leoch said in its full-year results announced on March 31 that strong overseas demand for batteries helped it increase profit and…

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Chloride Metals starts up third recycling plant 503 248 Batteries International

Chloride Metals starts up third recycling plant

April 7, 2022: Chloride Metals confirmed on March 24 it had launched commercial production at its new lead batteries recycling plant in India. The Exide Industries subsidiary said in a…

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Clarios expands recycling with acquisition in Spain 573 399 Batteries International

Clarios expands recycling with acquisition in Spain

March 24, 2022: Clarios has acquired Spanish battery recycler Metalúrgica de Medina, the international automotive battery company told BESB on March 23. Metalúrgica, which recycles car batteries and other compounds…

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First names of great and good attending BCI appear 1024 180 Batteries International

First names of great and good attending BCI appear

March 24, 2022: Power alert. Battery Council International won’t release the delegates list yet but BESB can reveal that some of the most powerful people in the battery market for…

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