Scientists demonstrate two new battery chemistries: water and calcium

Scientific teams working in Australia and China have demonstrated two new battery chemistries that could supplant lithium-ion batteries in the coming years, thus overcoming the pos... Read More

Amara Raja giga factory will start operations next year

Leading automotive battery maker Amara Raja will have the first giga factory up and running before the end of next year, President Vijayanand Samudrala told the India Battery Manuf... Read More

From clean energy to clean cooking, Modi outlines vision for rooftop solar + battery installations

The Government of India will announce a package to make the country atmanirbhar in the battery domain, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced. Speaking at the Bharat Mobility event... Read More

Understanding the US’s massive hydrogen 'battery', coming up in Utah

Power companies in the USA, including oil major Chevron, are readying a massive hydrogen battery in the state of Utah. Two large salt caverns are being emptied – their salt dissolv... Read More

Europe's third big hydrogen project calls for 3.2 GW electrolyzers, 2,700 km T&D network

The European Commission announced its approval for "IPCEI Hy2Infra", a joint a joint effort by seven EU countries to support the continent's hydrogen infrastructure and boost its s... Read More

US offers $750 mn for 52 green hydrogen projects to boost fuel cell, electrolyzer output and cut costs

The US Department of Energy (DoE) has announced $750 million in assistance for 52 clean (also called green) hydrogen projects across 24 mainland states to help reduce cos... Read More

China completes testing of country's first hydrogen-powered train

China has completed testing of the country's first hydrogen-powered train. The model, built by government-owned railway manufacturer CRRC, offers speed and range comparable to exis... Read More

Battery recycling in India: Unlocking the value in used EV batteries

The electric vehicle industry in India has reached an inflection point. In FY 2023, over a million EVs were sold in India accounting for 6.38 percent of the total auto sales in the... Read More

What’s next for India’s battery manufacturing industry in 2024?

The year 2024 will prove to be a notable year for India's domestic cell manufacturing industry. After years of laying the policy and regulatory groundwork for building a domestic c... Read More

'Our vision is to build the Apple and Northvolt of India’

With a razor-sharp focus on Li-ion cell product design and tech development, the International Battery Company is on a mission to electrify India's mobility sector. In an exclusive... Read More

SK On strengthens its smart factory strategy with Siemens Digital Industries Software

SK On, a leading electric vehicle battery developer has signed an agreement with global tech giant, Siemens Digital Industries Software (DISW) to establish a smart factory sys... Read More

EIB approves €4.3 bn in transition funding, including €805 mn for clean power

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has announced approval for €4.3 billion of new financing to upgrade the region's transport and energy distribution, besides expanding energy stor... Read More

BASF begins operations of its prototype metal refinery in Germany for recovering battery metals

Leading chemical producer, BASF has started the operations of its prototype metal refinery for battery recycling in Schwarzheide, Germany. The advanced plant and the innovativ... Read More

JLR partners with Allye to develop mobile BESS using second-life batteries

Tata owned Jaguar-Land Rover announced it had partnered with energy storage start-up Allye Energy to create a mobile battery energy storage system (BESS) using repurposed batteries... Read More

Tata Group invests in Boston-based non-lithium battery startup Alsym Energy

The Tata group has invested in non-lithium battery start-up Alsym Energy. Tata Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Sons, led investment in the Boston-based company's Series C fu... Read More

Fluence to deliver 35MW/100MWh BESS project for ENGIE

Fluence Energy B.V. (Fluence) on Thursday (April 11) announced that it has been selected by ENGIE to deliver a 35MW/100MWh battery energy storage project at ENGIE's Maxim... Read More

RWE to set up electrolyzer for Haltermann Carless at Essex, UK

German utility RWE, which is also the UK's largest electricity generator, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Haltermann Carless, a supplier of hydrocarbon-based pr... Read More

TESVOLT breaks ground for its new giga factory in Germany

TESVOLT AG has officially begun the construction of its new giga factory at its headquarters in Lutherstadt, Wittenberg city, Germany. TESVOLT held a ground-breaking ceremony ... Read More

Korean automakers Hyundai, Kia to localize production of LFP batteries for India EVs

Korean automakers Hyundai Motor and Kia Corporation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Exide Energy Solutions to localize EV battery production in India. The move, focu... Read More

Has India's new EV policy piqued Tesla's interest? Musk is coming to meet Modi

India's new EV manufacturing policy is likely to pay a quick dividend. Elon Musk announced that he would be visiting the country to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "Looking forw... Read More

Verdagy to supply electrolysis system for Doral’s 1GW+ global green hydrogen pipeline

Advanced electrolyzer technology developer, Verdagy on Tuesday (April 9) announced that it has entered a strategic agreement with Doral Energy to deploy Verdagy's green hydrogen el... Read More

Nuveen Infra, Exus Renewables tie up for 800 MW battery storage projects in Italy

Italy is set to get a major boost in battery energy storage systems (BESS) with two companies – a clean energy fund and an independent renewables developer – agreeing to co-develop... Read More

ACME Group, Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies to jointly explore hydrogen value chain from Oman to Europe

Leading sustainable and renewable energy company, ACME Group has joined forces with Germany-based Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies to explore the joint development of large-scale hyd... Read More

Hyundai Motor, Kia strike strategic partnership with Indian battery major, Exide Energy

Making inroads into India's battery development and production ecosystem, Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Corporation announced earlier today (April 8) that they have entered a ... Read More

Fortescue opens PEM electrolyzer manufacturing facility in Australia

Australia-based global metal mining and green energy major, Fortescue on Monday (April 8) announced that it has opened its electrolyzer manufacturing facility in Gladstone, Queensl... Read More

ADB set to launch ASEAN Climate Finance Policy Platform

To support and prepare Southeast Asian countries in their battle against climate change, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has announced plans to launch an ASEAN Clim... Read More

Quinbrook closes $600 million solar+storage focused fund

Clean power-focused fund company Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners announced it had successful closed the Quinbrook Valley of Fire (VOF) Fund with $600 million in capital commitmen... Read More

Our Next Energy partners with major CAM producer, L&F

Michigan-based energy storage company, Our Next Energy Inc (ONE) on Wednesday (April 3) said it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with L&F, a leading South Korean ... Read More

Just 57 companies responsible for 80 percent of global emissions

Around 80 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions since 2016 can be directly linked to just 57 companies operating in the oil, gas, coal and cement space — and their emissions h... Read More

IKEA Foundation supports EV transition in emerging markets with $100 million grant

IKEA Foundation on Tuesday (March) announced a new initiative for backing zero-emission road transportation in emerging markets with an investment of $100 million over four ye... Read More
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