Tags: electric vehicle batteries

Honda with American Electric Power Conducting Research to Develop 2nd Life for Used EV Batteries

As part of its ongoing effort to reduce CO2 emissions from its vehicles and operations, Honda is conducting research with Ohio-based electric utility American Electric Power to develop a network of used electric vehicle (EV) batteries that could be integrated into AEP’s electricity system. The project seeks to address multiple challenges related to the expansion […]

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Researchers improve recycling process for lithium-ion batteries

Researchers have improved the recycling process for the lithium-ion batteries. The new process claims to be safer and uses less energy, according to a new study. The details were published in the Journal of Advanced Energy Materials. The new recycling method involves collecting cathode particles from spent lithium-ion batteries. The mixture is then heat treated […]

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Tata AutoComp signs a JV with Guoxuan Hi-Tech to supply battery packs for EVs

Tata AutoComp Systems on Thursday signed a joint venture with Chinese firm Guoxuan Hi-Tech to design, engineer, manufacture and supply battery packs for electric vehicles (EVs). The joint-venture company has started a prototype manufacturing operation in Pune. The prototype facility was inaugurated by Arvind Goel, MD and CEO, Tata AutoComp Systems and Zhen Li, chairman, […]

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Tesla looking to get batteries from CATL to power its Model 3 cars: Report

Elon Musk-led Tesla Inc is reportedly gearing up to incorporate Chinese battery into its Model 3 cars. According to Bloomberg the E-Car manufacturing giant Tesla is in talks with Chinese battery maker Contemporary Amperex Technology Co Ltd (CATL) for rechargeable batteries that can power its Model 3 cars. The publication citing sources familiar with the […]

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Research and development in battery for electric vehicles

Government has formulated a Mission Plan for electric vehicles (including hybrid vehicles) viz. National Electric Mobility Mission Plan 2020 (NEMMP 2020). The NEMMP 2020 provides a road map for facilitating the manufacture and use of  hybrid and electric vehicles through a series of interventions in order to support research and development in technology including battery technology […]

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Toyota, Panasonic partners to create electric vehicle batteries

Toyota Motor Corporation and Panasonic Corporation have announced an agreement to begin studying the feasibility of a joint automotive prismatic battery business. This agreement between the two companies aims to help find solutions to pressing societal issues such as global warming, air pollution, the depletion of natural resources and energy security. Furthermore, this agreement is […]

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