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IESA brings lead voices together to lobby for GST cut in India 600 207 Batteries International

IESA brings lead voices together to lobby for GST cut in India

August 2, 2018: India’s lead acid battery companies are intending to lobby the government to give their products a similar tax cut to the one just given to lithium ion batteries,…

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EnerSys confirms 3rd agreements in 3 weeks to supply TPPL batteries 1024 1024 Batteries International

EnerSys confirms 3rd agreements in 3 weeks to supply TPPL batteries

August 2, 2018: Battery manufacturer EnerSys has extended a contract with the US Navy to supply thin plate pure lead batteries for all four classes of nuclear submarines, the firm…

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British battery maker announces intention to regain foothold in boating sector 220 124 Batteries International

British battery maker announces intention to regain foothold in boating sector

August 2, 2018: DBS Leoch, the UK arm of the Chinese battery maker Leoch, has joined the British Marine Association in a bid to regain a foothold in the marine…

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UK’s largest energy storage research facility announces new CEO 494 400 Batteries International

UK’s largest energy storage research facility announces new CEO

August 2, 2018: The Faraday Institution, the biggest independent energy storage institute in the UK, announced Neil Morris as CEO on July 30. Morris has more than 30 years’ experience…

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First Indian lead business joins ILA 284 177 Batteries International

First Indian lead business joins ILA

August 2, 2018: The International Lead Association announced in mid-July that the Jaipur-based lead smelting operations of India’s largest secondary lead producing companies, Gravita India, has joined its membership. It…

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BCI opens registrations for biannual health and safety conference 350 201 Batteries International

BCI opens registrations for biannual health and safety conference

July 19, 2018: Battery Council International has opened registrations for its two-day October Environmental, Health and Safety Conference to be held on October 22-23 in Wyndham Historic District, Philadelphia. Among…

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EnerSys signs 4-year agreement to supply Navistar with truck batteries 425 425 Batteries International

EnerSys signs 4-year agreement to supply Navistar with truck batteries

July 19, 2018: Battery manufacturer EnerSys has signed a four-year agreement with truck maker Navistar to supply it with Odyssey thin plate pure lead AGM batteries, the company confirmed on…

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Skeleton Technologies moves manufacturing to Dresden, Germany 300 168 Batteries International

Skeleton Technologies moves manufacturing to Dresden, Germany

July 19, 2018: Ultracapacitor maker Skeleton Technologies has shifted manufacturing from Tallinn, Estonia to the plant it set up in Dresden, Germany (pictured) last year, the firm confirmed on July 19.…

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ALABC joins European energy storage group 204 247 Batteries International

ALABC joins European energy storage group

July 19, 2018: The ALABC joined the European Association for the Storage of Energy, a membership organization that aims to promote energy storage across all applications, on July 16. EASE…

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MAC Engineering announces management changes 224 224 Batteries International

MAC Engineering announces management changes

July 19, 2018: Battery equipment maker MAC Engineering has announced a raft of management changes that will take effect on September 1. Current president Julie McClure (pictured) will become chairman after 25…

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