Morrow Batteries to build the first giga battery cell factory in Norway
June 04, 2020Morrow Batteries says it will build battery cell production in Norway in order to meet increasing market demand and lead the drive for more sustainable batteries.
Valoe is on schedule with both production and expected deliveries
May 27, 2020Valoe says it will start manufacturing IBC test modules in Juva, Finland in June and cell deliveries from Lithuania to customers is scheduled to start according to plan.
AMTE Power and Britishvolt sign MoU for GigaFactory
May 26, 2020AMTE Power and Britishvolt plans to investigate collaborating to build the UK’s first full cycle battery cell GigaPlant, servicing the automotive and energy storage markets.
Flisom to set up shop in Hungary
May 15, 2020The Swiss solar technology company chose Kecskemét, Hungary as the location for its plant of industrial capacity.
Volkswagen invests in battery operations at Salzgitter
May 12, 2020The joint venture between Volkswagen Group and the Swedish battery producer Northvolt is gaining further momentum. VW moves forward to make sure the building stands ready for the JV factory.
Skeleton Technologies names new VP of Innovation
May 06, 2020Dr. Sebastian Pohlmann, former Head of Cell Development at Skeleton Technologies, has been promoted to Vice President of Innovation.
Volvo and Daimler form JV for large-scale production of fuel cells
April 22, 2020Daimler Truck AG and the Volvo Group, have signed a preliminary non-binding agreement to establish a new joint venture. The intention is to develop, produce and commercialise fuel cell systems for heavy-duty vehicle applications and other use cases.
Tesvolt kickstarts production at new German factory
April 01, 2020Semi-automated production began today in Europe’s first gigafactory for commercial battery storage systems, located in Wittenberg, Germany.
Autec Power Systems & New Yorker Electronics inks agreement
April 01, 2020Autec Power Systems, a provider of custom power supplies, high-efficiency LED Drivers, switching power supplies and power management products, has signed accredited distributor New Yorker Electronics to a new distribution pact.
First Solar says that it's still operational
March 30, 2020First Solar says that its manufacturing operations will continue at each of the company’s Wood County, Ohio, Kulim, Malaysia and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam facilities at this time
European EV battery production gets a boost from the EIB
March 27, 2020The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a EUR 480 million loan agreement with LG Chem Wroclaw Energy, the Polish subsidiary of the LG Chem Group that was established to develop the group’s battery production facility in Europe.
GT Advanced Tech, ON Semi ink 5-yr deal
March 17, 2020New Hampshire-based GT Advanced Technologies (GTAT) and ON Semiconductor executed a five-year agreement this week for production of silicon carbide (SiC).
New ESD facility opens new opportunities for PP Control & Automation
March 13, 2020UK-based provider of manufacturing outsourcing services, PP Control & Automation, has invested over GBP 100,000 into creating a new Electrostatic Discharge manufacturing facility.
Lucid inks battery partnership with LG Chem
February 27, 2020Silicon Valley-based EV maker Lucid has finalized a partnership with LG Chem that will supply battery cells for standard versions of the Lucid Air through 2023.
Sono Motors to cooperate with Valoe on solar solutions
February 27, 2020Finnish technology company, Valoe Oyj, has signed a cooperation agreement with the Munich based Sono Motors GmbH to become a Technology Partner for the integrated solar components of the Sion, a Self-Charging electric car with solar integration.
Panasonic to exit US solar manufacturing
February 26, 2020Panasonic says it will begin to wind down U.S. production of photovoltaic cells and modules at Gigafactory New York in Buffalo, New York.
Silfab Solar expanding, adding jobs in WashingtonLoad more news
February 26, 2020The Washington State Department of Commerce and Port of Bellingham have announced that Silfab Solar will be expanding its operations in Bellingham.