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Carbon fibre can store energy in the body of a vehicle

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The research by Chalmers University of Technology can reduce the weight of electric vehicles A study led by Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, has shown that carbon fibres can work as battery electrodes, storing energy directly. This opens up new opportunities for structural batteries, where the carbon fibre becomes part …

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Alelion to power KAMAG heavy vehicles

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Alelion is the company behind Sweden’s first Li-ion battery plant German heavy vehicle manufacturer KAMAG Transporttechnik has partnered with Sweden’s Alelion Energy Systems to focus on sustainable autonomous vehicles, which will soon to be powered by the Swedish company’s lithium-ion batteries. Alelion Energy Systems received an order for high voltage …

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Northvolt finds Li-ion supplier for Swedish factory

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Marubeni and Northvolt will work together to meet European Li-ion demand Marubeni Corporation has signed an MoU with Northvolt AB for collaboration in the lithium-ion battery business. The companies’ joint effort has been spurred by the growing demand for lithium-ion batteries (LiBs) in Europe. The Swedish battery developer Northvolt plans …

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