China proposes stricter limits on heavy metal pollution 150 150 Batteries International

China proposes stricter limits on heavy metal pollution

December 3, 2021: By 2025, heavy metals such as lead, mercury, cadmium, chromium, arsenic and thallium will have to be curbed by 5% over 2020 levels, China’s environmental ministry announced…

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Last chance to register for BCI’s annual health conference 150 150 Batteries International

Last chance to register for BCI’s annual health conference

December 3, 2021: BCI’s annual Environmental Safety & Health conference will be held in less than a week’s time – on December 9-10 in Las Vegas. It is the first…

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UNICEF Ghana to begin testing blood for lead levels 150 150 Batteries International

UNICEF Ghana to begin testing blood for lead levels

December 3, 2021: The international children’s charity UNICEF said in an interview with the Ghana News Agency on November 25 that it would begin testing people — with a focus…

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Global long-duration storage target set by new LDES Council 150 150 Batteries International

Global long-duration storage target set by new LDES Council

December 3, 2021: A new Long-Duration Energy Storage Council report published in November has estimated that the world needs up to 140TWh of long-duration storage by 2040 if the world’s…

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Chinese lead the only metal to rise in price 150 150 Batteries International

Chinese lead the only metal to rise in price

December 3, 2021: Metals across the Shanghai Futures and London Metal Exchanges fell across the board last week — apart from lead, the Shanghai Metals Market reported on November 29.…

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Eternity Technologies starts production in Spain 150 150 Batteries International

Eternity Technologies starts production in Spain

December 3, 2021: Eternity Technologies, founded 10 years ago by the Al Dobowi Group and based in the United Arab Emirates, has started production at its second European subsidiary with…

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Birla Carbon pushes forward into batteries with new additive range 150 150 Batteries International

Birla Carbon pushes forward into batteries with new additive range

December 3, 2021: Carbon additives firm Birla Carbon has made a further move into battery technology by launching a range of additives for lead and lithium batteries at the Battery…

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Aztec field trials of new anti-theft battery system ends successfully 150 150 Batteries International

Aztec field trials of new anti-theft battery system ends successfully

December 3, 2021: South African battery and engineering firm Aztec, has announced that its latest battery anti-theft system has completed 24 months of field testing. The inventor of the system,…

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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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Advanced Battery Concepts appoints Michael Everett as president 150 150 Batteries International

Advanced Battery Concepts appoints Michael Everett as president

November 18, 2021: Bipolar battery firm Advanced Battery Concepts has promoted Michael Everett to president alongside his current job as chief operating officer, with the main objective of commercializing the…

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