Batteries

How China’s EV battery tech is cementing it as the auto industry leader

China is set to consolidate its position as the dominant country in the automotive industry as a result of developing…

Graphene is set to disrupt the EV battery market

With the global transition towards an electrified transportation system gathering pace, the search for the perfect EV battery – offering…

UK rooftop solar installations hit 12-year high

The number of rooftop solar panels installed by UK households and businesses hit a 12-year high in 2023, figures from…

Has Rishi Sunak driven the UK’s electric vehicle sector off a cliff edge?

New figures show that the share of UK battery electric vehicles (BEV) sales as a share of new car sales…

Signal: batteries market grows as gas-fired generators wind down

A growing global battery market offers a new means of bolstering energy security, as gas-fired power plants close down. The…

The countries controlling the critical minerals supply chain: in four charts

With the global energy transition under way, critical minerals are fast replacing fossil fuels as the most sought after natural…

“It is foolish to think we could ever remove our dependence on China”: Livent CSO

“We are going to continue to remain dependent on China and I think the capital costs and economics are ultimately…

With renewables deployment under way, now comes the hard part – storage

Earlier this month in Brussels, several business leaders from various parts of the energy supply chain signed a contract to…

Weekly data: the top ten countries for investment in new lithium-ion battery projects

There are three major players in the global race to secure the electric vehicle (EV) supply chain: China and the…

Signal: ‘Europe’s largest’ virtual storage solution reflects renewables growth

The announcement by energy storage company Sonnen last week that it plans to build “Europe’s largest virtual home battery storage…