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Amara Raja chief looks to expand lead business 600 754 Batteries International

Amara Raja chief looks to expand lead business

August 4, 2022: The boss of India-based Amara Raja Batteries has said the company is looking into the possibility of expansion through greenfield investments or acquisitions for its lead battery…

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Metair says battery sales strong despite tough Turkish economy 600 600 Batteries International

Metair says battery sales strong despite tough Turkish economy

July 28, 2022: Lead and lithium group Metair has reported strong production and sales of automotive batteries across the countries that mostly comprise its battery businesses, in a voluntary half-year…

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India’s Exide Industries names site for lithium cells plant 1024 777 Batteries International

India’s Exide Industries names site for lithium cells plant

July 28, 2022: Lead-acid batteries group Exide Industries has named the site in India where its Exide Energy Solutions (EES) subsidiary will build a multi-gigawatt lithium ion cells manufacturing plant.…

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Remy Battery wins ISO 9001:2015 certification 1024 576 Batteries International

Remy Battery wins ISO 9001:2015 certification

July 28, 2022: Remy Battery Company, the Milwaukee-based battery firm in the US, announced on July 18 that it had been awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification. ISO 9001:2015 is a globally…

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Gridtential to develop pilot biplate production line for bipolar batteries 600 607 Batteries International

Gridtential to develop pilot biplate production line for bipolar batteries

July 22, 2022: Gridtential Energy announced mid-July that it will partner Hammond Group and Wirtz Manufacturing to develop a pilot manufacturing line to produce the biplate at the heart of…

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ACE Green Recycling VP Ahmed says firm on track to produce lead in US in 2023 1000 605 Batteries International

ACE Green Recycling VP Ahmed says firm on track to produce lead in US in 2023

July 22, 2022: Lead analyst Farid Ahmed, the newly-appointed vice president of global strategy and business development for ACE Green Recycling, has told BESB the company is on track to…

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Birla Carbon raises $50m loan under ‘green financing’ plan 404 385 Batteries International

Birla Carbon raises $50m loan under ‘green financing’ plan

July 22, 2022: Birla Carbon said on July 14 it had raised $50 million in the form of a ‘green loan’ to refinance a part of the capital expenditure incurred…

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Campine acquires Recyclex in €3.5m agreement 724 483 Batteries International

Campine acquires Recyclex in €3.5m agreement

July 14, 2022: Belgian metals recycling and speciality chemicals group Campine acquired French lead recycler Recyclex on July 7 for around €3.5 million ($3.5 million), the companies announced. The move…

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US legislators praise batteries producer Stryten 1024 723 Batteries International

US legislators praise batteries producer Stryten

July 14, 2022: Stryten Energy has been praised for its “cutting-edge” role in support of US energy policy, during a tour of the company’s Kansas plant on June 20 by…

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Monbat managers secure near 21% stake in group 900 559 Batteries International

Monbat managers secure near 21% stake in group

July 1, 2022: The senior management team of Monbat has secured a 20.78% stake in the lead batteries group and pledged to further develop operations, Monbat announced in a June…

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