DC Battery Technologies appoints new national sales director 150 150 Batteries International

DC Battery Technologies appoints new national sales director

June 17, 2021: UK battery distributor DC Battery Technologies said on June 16 it had hired a new national sales director. Mark Baker has 25 years’ experience in the battery,…

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Stryten Manufacturing wins outstanding service award 150 150 Batteries International

Stryten Manufacturing wins outstanding service award

June 17, 2021: Stryten Manufacturing, the lead battery maker, won the ‘Extra Miler’ award at a vendor summit held online on June 9 by AutoZone, the auto aftermarket parts retailer.…

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California DTSC threatens $25k/day fine for lead recycler 150 150 Batteries International

California DTSC threatens $25k/day fine for lead recycler

June 17, 2021: California’s Department of Toxic Substances Control in June threatened a local car breaker with fines of $25,000 a day if it fails to stop releasing hazardous waste,…

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Carl Telford joins CBI as research manager 150 150 Batteries International

Carl Telford joins CBI as research manager

June 17, 2021: Carl Telford joined the Consortium for Battery Innovation as research and innovation manager in June. He previously worked for more than five years at Ricardo, the engineering…

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Felicidades Francisco! 150 150 Batteries International

Felicidades Francisco!

  June 17, 2021: Francisco Trinidad was named as the 28th member of the Alpha Beta Society during a zoom session at this year’s LABAT conference in early June. Trinidad…

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Giess wins LABAT award for contributions to lead battery industry 150 150 Batteries International

Giess wins LABAT award for contributions to lead battery industry

June 17, 2021: Herbert Giess, the Italian battery veteran of some 30 years’ experience, was awarded the Gaston Planté Medal at the LABAT annual conference on June 9. The 15-member…

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Pilot Battery signs evaluation agreement with Gridtential 150 150 Batteries International

Pilot Battery signs evaluation agreement with Gridtential

June 17, 2021: A formal agreement to evaluate a combination of 6V and 24V silicon joule batteries was signed on June 15 between Taiwanese battery firm Pilot and the silicon…

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ENTEK signs MoU with UK gigafactory builder Britishvolt 150 150 Batteries International

ENTEK signs MoU with UK gigafactory builder Britishvolt

June 17, 2021: Separator firm ENTEK and Britishvolt, the company building the UK’s first lithium-ion battery gigafactory, on June 14 signed an MoU that means separators will eventually be domestically…

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Amara Raja sets out future strategies with new leader 150 150 Batteries International

Amara Raja sets out future strategies with new leader

June 17, 2021: Indian lead battery giant Amara Raja on June 14 announced a series of changes including a new chairman to replace the founder, who steps down after 36…

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Sodium-ion batteries to pose threat to lithium and lead industries 150 150 Batteries International

Sodium-ion batteries to pose threat to lithium and lead industries

June 3, 2021: Chinese news reports at the end of May have said that lithium-ion battery giant CATL has plans to start making sodium-ion batteries in what some say could…

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