First virtual ABC sends positive industry message 150 150 Batteries International

First virtual ABC sends positive industry message

November 5, 2021: The 19th Asian Battery Conference opened with the positive message that lead was ‘no longer the forgotten battery metal’, and that there were plenty of opportunities for…

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Brill Power launches BMS increasing battery life by up to 60% 150 150 Batteries International

Brill Power launches BMS increasing battery life by up to 60%

 October 21, 2021: An Oxford University spin-off on October 6 launched a battery management system that it says increases battery lifetime by up to 60% and storage capacity by up…

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India takes first step towards ambitious energy storage target 150 150 Batteries International

India takes first step towards ambitious energy storage target

October 21, 2021: The Solar Energy Corporation of India on October 14 invited expressions of interest for the installation of 1GWh of battery storage in a step towards the ultimate…

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Sunlight Batteries USA announces new CEO 150 150 Batteries International

Sunlight Batteries USA announces new CEO

October 21, 2021: Todd Sechrist has been appointed the CEO and president of Sunlight Batteries USA, the American arm of Olympia Group battery subsidiary Systems Sunlight, the firm announced on…

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Hankook battery facility under fire for reporting violations 150 150 Batteries International

Hankook battery facility under fire for reporting violations

October 21, 2021: Korean battery firm Hankook & Company ES America, formerly AtlasBX, has been issued with three notices of violation this year from the Division of Air Pollution Control…

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Generac unveils portable BESS with lead or lithium batteries 150 150 Batteries International

Generac unveils portable BESS with lead or lithium batteries

October 21, 2021: International energy firm Generac on October 18 unveiled a portable energy storage system that works with lead-acid or lithium-ion batteries. The MBE Energy Storage System can be…

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Exide Technologies reveals range of heat-hardy car batteries 150 150 Batteries International

Exide Technologies reveals range of heat-hardy car batteries

October 21, 2021: European lead-acid battery maker Exide Technologies said on October 12 it had come up with a new range of heat-resistant car batteries for light vehicles. “High temperature…

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Ecobat expands reach with acquisition of Emrol 150 150 Batteries International

Ecobat expands reach with acquisition of Emrol

October 21, 2021: Lead-acid battery recycling and distribution giant Ecobat has expanded its operations and range of batteries with the purchase of Belgian battery distributor Emrol, it said on October…

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Cilia appointed as new Abertax Technologies’ Chairman 150 150 Batteries International

Cilia appointed as new Abertax Technologies’ Chairman

October 21, 2021: Joseph Cilia took over the chairmanship of the Abertax Foundation in early October, replacing Martin Florin, who becomes deputy chairman ahead of his retirement. Cilia started at…

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Counting down two weeks to the 19th Asian Battery Conference 150 150 Batteries International

Counting down two weeks to the 19th Asian Battery Conference

October 21, 2021: The 19th Asian Battery Conference and Exhibition — to be held online this year — will begin in less than two weeks’ time, at 4pm (standard Singapore…

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