GM opens full-scale EV plant in Canada for Electric Delivery Vans

General Motors' owned BrightDrop has got a new, full-scale global manufacturing hub in Canada - claimed as the country's first of this kind - to build its electric delivery va...

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KORE Power raising $150 million for 'KOREplex' battery gigafactory

US-based battery and ES developer KORE Power has announced an initial $75 million tranche of a private financing totalling $150 million, lead by Siemens Financi...

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Hyundai Motors strikes deal with SK On for EV battery supply in North America

Hyundai Motor Group has recently signed a MOU with battery manufacturer SK On Co. to secure a supply of EV batteries in North America. With this move, the automaker aims ...

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Ascend Elements bags $480 million US DoE grant to make sustainable battery CAM

American battery materials firm Ascend Elements has been awarded grants from the U.S. Department of Energy's Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) Battery Materials Processing and Ba...

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DoE invests in harvesting cost-efficient lithium from geothermal brines

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has recently taken a significant step forward in its effort to shore up America's domestic supply of battery-grade lithium—a subs...

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Nel ASA, GM collaborate on cost competitive Renewable Hydrogen production

Nel Hydrogen US, a subsidiary of Nel ASA, has recently entered into a joint development agreement with General Motors (GM) to help accelerate the industrialization of Nel's PE...

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LG Chem investing $ 3 billion for cathode manufacturing facility in US

LG Chem has announced the signing of a MoU with the state of Tennessee to establish a new cathode manufacturing facility in Clarksville, with an investment of more than U...

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Vale, GM sign long-term Nickel supply agreement in Canada

The Canadian division of global metals giant Vale S.A., and General Motors have recently signed a term sheet for the long-term supply of battery grade nickel sulfate from Vale's pr...

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Ohmium to supply 120 MW PEM Electrolyzers to NovoHydrogen for US power plant

Green hydrogen startup Ohmium International Inc. has recently finalized an agreement with Colorado-based renewable hydrogen projects developer NovoHydrogen to supply PEM elect...

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US DoE awards $350 million for Long-Duration Energy Storage demo projects

The Biden-Harris Administration, through the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), has announced nearly $350 million for emerging Long-Duration Energy Storage (LDES) demonstration proje...

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Amazon deploys over 1,000 Rivian electric delivery vans in 100+ US cities

American e-commerce giant Amazon has revealed that it is deploying more than 1,000 Rivian-made electric delivery vehicles in over 100 cities across the country, cumulatively accoun...

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FREYR picks Georgia for multi-phase ‘Giga America’ battery manufacturing plant

FREYR Battery has confirmed that its 'Giga America' clean battery manufacturing facility in the U.S is to come up in Coweta County in the state of Georgia. The company is to undert...

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Solvay, Orbia JV to produce suspension-grade PVDF for batteries in North America

Belgian chemicals firm Solvay and Mexico-based Orbia have announced their entry into a joint venture framework agreement for the production of suspension-grade polyvinylidene fluor...

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Tesla’s 40 GWh BESS factory in Lathrop, California is a game-changer

Recently, Tesla revealed a brief glimpse of its upcoming Lathrop mega factory dedicated to the manufacturing of its BESS 'Megapack' systems in social media. The facility, located i...

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Nikola, KeyState working on low-carbon H2 production value chain in Pennsylvania

Zero-emission transportation firm Nikola Corporation and KeyState Natural Gas Synthesis, a clean hydrogen developer, are working together to create Pennsylvania's first low-ca...

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ACE to supply battery cells to Bren-Tronics for prototype military power systems

Florida-based Advanced Cell Engineering (ACE) has secured a contract to supply five-hundred 21700 battery cells to Bren-Tronics, a global manufacturer of advanced portable power sy...

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US DoE announces American Battery Material Initiative

The Biden-Harris Administration, through the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), has recently announced the launch of the 'American Battery Material Initiative', a dedicated effort to...

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US awards $2.8 billion towards battery manufacturing for EVs, energy storage

The Biden-Harris Administration has recently announced the first set of projects funded by the President's Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to expand domestic manufacturing of batteri...

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Electrify America sets up first MW-scale BESS at EV charging station in US

American EV fast charging network Electrify America has recently unveiled its first application of a megawatt-level battery energy storage system (BESS) for electric vehicle chargi...

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Volkswagen Group, Xanadu establish quantum simulation program for battery materials

Volkswagen Group and Canadian quantum technology company Xanadu have established a multiyear research program to improve the performance of quantum algorithms for simulating batter...

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Tesla to expand gigafactory in Nevada, increase battery production

The year 2022 is touted to be the one in which Tesla exceeds sale of one million EV units. However, expectations are that it will soon double those numbers. Tesla now nee...

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Blue Hydrogen can support significant emission reductions in US: API

The American Petroleum Institute (API) has recently released a new analysis on the benefits of low-carbon hydrogen produced from natural gas, with an emission reduction potential t...

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Cummins to build 20 MW electrolyzer at Atura Power’s Niagara Hydrogen Centre

Atura Power has selected Cummins to design and manufacture the electrolyzer system for its Niagara Hydrogen Centre in Niagara Falls, Ontario. This will be Canadian province's first...

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Honda-LG Energy Solution EV battery plant to come up in Ohio

Honda and LG Energy Solution have announced that their new joint venture battery manufacturing plant will be located in Fayette County, Ohio, with an investment of $3.5 billion. Th...

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Cummins to set up 500 MW electrolyzer manufacturing facility in US

Cummins Inc. has announced the production of electrolyzers in the United States, underscoring the its continued dedication to advancing the nation's green hydrogen economy. Electro...

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Air Products to invest $ 500 million for Green Hydrogen facility in New York

US-based global industrial gases firm Air Products has announced its plans to invest approximately $500 million to build and operate a green liquid hydrogen facility at a gree...

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GM Defense to extend battery electric technology for US DoD platforms

General Motors' Defense subsidiary GM Defense has been recently selected by the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU) to develop a battery pack prototype for testing and analysis on Depart...

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ONE Circle 20 GWh battery cell factory in Michigan announced

American battery startup Our Next Energy (ONE) has announced its own circular model of cell manufacturing gigafactories 'ONE Circle', starting with a 20 GWh facility in the state o...

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Global Progress in 'Green' transition: Canada

Energy storage solutions, whether applied to the power grid or EVs, make systems more flexible and are suitable for meeting low cost, low carbon electricity demands. Following is a...

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Global Progress in 'Green' transition: USA

Energy storage solutions, whether applied to the power grid or EVs, make systems more flexible and are suitable for meeting low cost, low carbon electricity demands. Following is a...

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