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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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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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Nissan spins up new plant to give second life to EV batteries

At a small plant intended to help revitalise a town ravaged by the 2011 earthquake, Nissan Motor Co is giving its costly electric vehicle (EV) batteries new life after they pass their peak performance. Global automakers are looking for ways to make cheaper EVs and prolong the life of their batteries, which can account for […]

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