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American Manganese partners with DOE on Li-ion battery recycling

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American Manganese will partner with a number of US universities and laboratories as part of the programme American Manganese Inc. (AMY) has announced that that the company will participate in a US Department of Energy (DOE) project to advance the economic recovery of lithium-ion battery materials from electric vehicles and …

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Volta Energy Technologies announces additions to global energy storage investor consortium

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Volta aims to invest in technology advancements along with systems integration and charging hardware Volta Energy Technologies has announced that Equinor and Hanon Systems have joined its consortium which seeks to identify and invest in promising energy storage technologies. Both companies have made a five-year commitment to Volta as strategic …

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MIT, Stanford and Toyota Research Institute use AI to predict battery life

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The researchers were looking for a way to charge batteries in 10 minutes Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Stanford University and the Toyota Research Institute (TRI) have discovered that combining comprehensive experimental data and artificial intelligence revealed the key for accurately predicting the useful life of lithium-ion …

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Nikola Motors purchases Arizona land for new manufacturing facility

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Nikola Motors will build its hydrogen-electric class 8 vehicles at the plant Phoenix-based Nikola Motors has bought an estimated 400 acres of property in Pinal County at Inland Port Arizona for the construction of a new manufacturing facility in a deal with real estate developer Saint Holdings. The American hybrid …

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ZF acquires mobility provider 2getthere

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ZF Friedrichshafen has acquired a 60% share of 2getthere 2getthere offers complete automated transport systems and is located in Utrecht, Netherlands, with offices in San Francisco, Dubai and Singapore. Applications range from driverless electric transport systems at airports, business and theme parks to dedicated urban transport infrastructures. “2getthere has more …

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Jaguar Land Rover installs UK’s largest smart charging facility

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Jaguar Land Rover has installed 166 smart EV charging outlets at its Gaydon engineering centre in Warwickshire, England The charging network is made available to all Jaguar Land Rover employees. There is also a plan in place for charging points to be installed in the visitors’ car park, so guests can …

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