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Roger Berger: 1943 – 2021 150 150 Batteries International

Roger Berger: 1943 – 2021

November 18, 2021: Roger Berger, well liked and well known to a generation of US batterymen, died aged 78 in early October from Covid. Roger had a long and successful…

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Clarios pulls $1.7 billion IPO at last minute citing market volatility 150 150 Batteries International

Clarios pulls $1.7 billion IPO at last minute citing market volatility

July 29, 2021: Clarios International, the world’s largest manufacturer of automotive batteries, has announced today (Thursday) that it had pulled its long-awaited initial public offering that had been predicted in…

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Monbat joins European Battery Alliance 150 150 Batteries International

Monbat joins European Battery Alliance

July 29, 2021: Bulgarian lead and lithium battery maker Monbat has joined the European Battery Alliance, it said on July 20. Its accession to the alliance will enable it to…

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US battery firms form research group to improve cycle life 150 150 Batteries International

US battery firms form research group to improve cycle life

July 29, 2021: Five well-known US lead battery firms have formed a research group with the Argonne National Laboratory and the University of Toledo to improve battery cycling efficiency, BCI…

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First 7ISLC speakers and papers announced 150 150 Batteries International

First 7ISLC speakers and papers announced

July 29, 2021: A list of many of the key speakers and topics on the Seventh International Secondary Lead Conference — to be held virtually on September 2, 3 —…

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UK battery recycler to increase capacity by 50% 150 150 Batteries International

UK battery recycler to increase capacity by 50%

July 15, 2021: UK lead battery recycler Enva will increase its capacity by 50%, the firm announced on July 1. The firm says it has invested in new material handling…

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First of seven energy centres launched with lead and lithium batteries 150 150 Batteries International

First of seven energy centres launched with lead and lithium batteries

July 1, 2021: A lead-acid and lithium-ion battery hybrid storage system in Wales has reached a first project milestone with the installation of solar panels, the renewable energy developer Infinite…

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Monbat announces accreditation of battery testing lab 150 150 Batteries International

Monbat announces accreditation of battery testing lab

February 25, 2021: Monbat Economic Group on February 8 announced that its existing in-house testing lab — MGLab — had received accreditation by the Bulgarian Accreditation Service. The scope of accreditation includes…

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EUROBAT expands on response to proposed EU Batteries Regulation 150 150 Batteries International

EUROBAT expands on response to proposed EU Batteries Regulation

January 14, 2021: EUROBAT on January 7 issued an initial response to a proposal for what could be the most,  significant EU legislation on batteries since 2006, saying that broadly…

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Lead battery industry recognized by associations as a model industry 150 150 Batteries International

Lead battery industry recognized by associations as a model industry

August 27, 2020: The lead battery industry was included by the American Society of Association Executives as part of its centennial celebration on August 10-12, where those that had made…

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