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SEPA suspends licence at controversial Fenix recycling plant

May 31, 2024: Scotland’s environmental regulator has suspended the waste management licence belonging to Fenix Battery Recycling,  the operator of the Kilwinning battery recycling site where a major fire broke…

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Lead and lithium choose South Carolina

May 31, 2024: Clarios, the international battery giant, announced on May 23 that it plans to invest approximately $16 million into expanding its operations in Oconee County in the US…

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People news: Clarios, Apatura, Inbatec

May 31, 2024: Clarios, Apatura and Inbatec announced various appointment moves in the past week. Rebecca Conway has been promoted to vice president, US/Canada for aftermarket marketing at Clarios, the…

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Supercap firm Skeleton hires David Arsenault as SVP for business development

May 31, 2024: Skeleton Technologies, the supercap developer, has appointed David Arsenault as senior vice-president of business development. Based in Montreal, Canada, he will focus on advancing Skeleton Technologies’ presence…

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RWE to build Australia’s first eight-hour battery

May 31, 2024: RWE, the international battery storage developer, announced on May 28 it had been awarded a long-term energy service agreement to build Australia’s first eight-hour battery in New…

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EnerSys fiscal 2024 net sales down but EPS up

May 31, 2024: EnerSys the industrial battery giant announced last week its results for its fiscal year ending March 31, 2024. In brief the figures show that its net sales…

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Tesla’s milestone Shanghai ‘megafactory’ officially opens

May 31, 2024: Tesla broke ground on its new ‘megafactory’ last Thursday in eastern Shanghai’s Lingang — it is the first time the carmaker-cum-utility storage developer has opened a facility…

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Redwood partners with Ultium to recycle battery scrap

May 31, 2024: Battery recycler Redwood Materials has partnered with battery manufacturing joint venture, Ultium, to recycle production scrap from its US facilities. The company said on May 23 it…

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Texan BESS saved ERCOT $750m per day during January winter freeze

May 31, 2024: Over the month of January 2024 and the winter freeze in Texas, BESS units saved an estimated $750 million in day-ahead market costs, according to a report…

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UL Solutions acquires BatterieIngenieure

May 31, 2024: ULS,  the Illinois-based safety science company, has acquired BatterieIngenieure, a battery testing firm headquartered in Aachen, Germany it was announced on May 22.  Financial details of the…

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