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30 Apr 2019
The U.S. Has a Battery Problem in the Race for Electric Car Supremacy
The U.S. push to challenge China’s dominance in the production and sale of electric vehicles has at least one weak link: Most of the raw materials needed to make the batteries are dug elsewhere.
16 Apr 2019
New registrations for electric vehicles doubled in US since last year
There were 208,000 new registrations for electric vehicles in the U.S. last year, more than double the number filed in 2017.
14 Apr 2019
The US$18 billion electric-car bubble at risk of bursting in China
There are now 486 EV manufacturers registered in China, more than triple the number from two years ago.
13 Apr 2019
Electric Car Price Tag Shrinks Along With Battery Cost
Choosing an electric car over its combustion-engine equivalent will soon be just a matter of taste, not a matter of cost.
11 Apr 2019
Worried about nickel supply, China battery maker BYD welcomes JV discussions
A shift in battery chemistry toward higher nickel content, which would allow cars to go further on a single charge, is expected to boost demand further.
10 Apr 2019
China's Greatpower to start producing nickel sulphate by end-2019
Nickel sulphate, like the sulphate form of sister metal cobalt, is a sought-after ingredient in cathodes for batteries used in electric vehicles, for which China’s is the world’s biggest market.
09 Apr 2019
Paris orders 800 new electric buses to fight smog
Local authorities in Paris want the French capital to have 100-percent clean buses by 2025 by using both electricity and biofuels.
04 Apr 2019
China scrambles to tap EV battery recycling opportunity
Wave of used lithium-ion cells a potential gold mine for battery makers and recyclers alike
04 Apr 2019
Fastest Electric Car Chargers Are Waiting for Batteries to Catch Up
VW, Tesla, Ford roll out EV pumps that give speedier recharges.
03 Apr 2019
Battery Reality: There’s Nothing Better Than Lithium-Ion Coming Soon
The battery of the future, at least for the coming decade, will almost certainly be the battery of the past - the humble lithium-ion battery.