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EV battery recycling chaos alert as EU waste rules loom 1024 1024 Batteries International

EV battery recycling chaos alert as EU waste rules loom

January 18, 2024: EV lithium battery recycling activities in Europe risk grinding to a halt within months, shaking investor confidence in the sector, if new waste classification rules come into…

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Metair names O’Flaherty as next CEO 370 472 Batteries International

Metair names O’Flaherty as next CEO

January 18, 2024: Metair, the South African investment group in battery and automotive manufacturing, has named Paul O’Flaherty as its next CEO. O’Flaherty (pictured), who will also be a member…

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Taiwan’s ACME Metals installs ACE Green’s lead recycling systems 944 894 Batteries International

Taiwan’s ACME Metals installs ACE Green’s lead recycling systems

January 18, 2024: Taiwanese lead refiner ACME Metal Enterprise has installed its first modular lead battery recycling equipment supplied by ACE Green Recycling. ACE’s VP for global strategy and business…

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Telangana boost for Amara Raja giga corridor project 600 727 Batteries International

Telangana boost for Amara Raja giga corridor project

January 18, 2024: Leaders of India’s Telangana state government pledged further backing for national battery giant Amara Raja’s ‘giga corridor’ investment plans, in talks held on January 3. Amara Raja…

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Crown Battery’s Lee Koenig, 1929-2024 807 1024 Batteries International

Crown Battery’s Lee Koenig, 1929-2024

January 11, 2024: It is with sadness that Batteries International has to report the death of Lee Koenig, the driving force in creating the modern Crown Battery — he led…

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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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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 610 852 Batteries International

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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BCI extends Power Mart for centennial event, deadlines loom for award submissions   1024 745 Batteries International

BCI extends Power Mart for centennial event, deadlines loom for award submissions  

December 20, 2023: Battery Council International’s annual Power Mart Expo will be expanded to two days for its 2024 convention — which will mark the trade association’s 100th anniversary. The…

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