Nexeon breaks ground on silicon anode material production site in South Korea

Source: Nexeon

Developer of silicon-based anode materials for lithium batteries, Nexeon has announced the groundbreaking of its first commercial production facility in Gunsan, Sout...

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Nissan, Mitsubishi to explore next-gen mobility, energy services involving EVs

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Japanese companies Nissan and Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) have signed a MoU to explore a new joint initiative in next-generation mobility and energy-related services util...

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Li Auto targets over 5,000 supercharging stations by 2025 in China

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Chinese EV maker Li Auto is stepping-up its charging infrastructure efforts in the country, to meet the emerging needs of the electric car market, as the company is planning to lau...

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BMW Group breaks ground for 'Gen-5' EV battery assembly plant in Thailand

Milan Nedeljković, Board Member for Production at BMW AG, speaking at the ground-breaking ceremony. Source: BMW Group

German automaker BMW Group has commenced the construction work for its own local manufacturing facility for 'Gen-5' high-voltage batteries in Thailand. The battery assemb...

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SVOLT Energy's EV battery plant in Thailand enters mass production

Source: SVOT Energy

Chinese battery manufacturer SVOLT Energy has announced of mass production of EV battery packs at the company's newly-established facility located at the Si Racha town in Chonburi ...

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Volkswagen, Xpeng to co-develop two smart electric cars for Chinese market

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Volkswagen Group has entered into a master agreement on electric car platform and software collaboration with the Chinese automaker Xpeng, as part of the German bran...

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Vietnam's national hydrogen strategy targets 10-20 mtpa by 2050

Source: Vietnam Ministry of Industry and Trade

Vietnam has recently approved its national hydrogen production strategy, seeking international investors to establish a production ecosystem in the country for both green and ...

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Gentari, SEDC partner for Sarawak hydrogen production hub in Malaysia

Source: Gentari

Petronas backed Gentari, through its subsidiary Gentari Hydrogen Sdn Bhd, has signed an agreement with SEDC Energy (SEDCE), a subsidiary of the Sarawak Economic Developme...

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VinFast launches EVs in Indonesia; to establish nationwide charging network

Source: VinFast

Vietnamese automaker VinFast is debuting the company's first range of right-hand drive electric cars at the on-going Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS) 2024. The brand'...

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GAC Aion begins construction of EV plant in Thailand

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Chinese electric automaker GAC Aion has recently begun the construction of its first overseas EV production facility in Thailand. Located in Rayong province in the country's Easter...

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BYD-FAW battery JV begins mass production of 'blade battery' in China

Source: FAW-FinDreams

FAW-FinDreams, the joint venture between BYD's battery arm FinDreams and automaker FAW, has recently started mass roll-out of battery packs for electric vehicles in China, for...

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ProLogium opens solid-state lithium ceramic battery plant in Taiwan

ProLogium’s Taoke battery plant. Source: ProLogium

Taiwan-based ProLogium Technology has recently launched what it claims as the world's first giga-scale solid-state lithium ceramic battery facility 'Taoke' at Taoyuan in ...

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Tata commences production of EVs at its Sanand facility in Gujarat

Source: Tata Motors

Indian EV manufacturer Tata Passenger Electric Mobility (TPEM) recently announced the start of production of passenger electric vehicles from its new facility i...

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BorgWarner forms JV with Chinese firm for power electronics in electric CV applications

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US-based BorgWarner has announced a joint venture with Shaanxi Fast Auto Drive Group, a China-based market-leading commercial vehicle (CV) parts supplier specializing in trans...

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VinFast to invest $2 billion for EV manufacturing in Tamil Nadu

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Vietnamese EV maker VinFast has chosen the Indian state of Tamil Nadu to set up a 'first-class electric vehicle production hub' in the South Asian region. The construction of ...

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Honda, Tokuyama, Mitsubishi try effective reuse of fuel-cell systems from FCEVs

Honda Motor Co., Tokuyama Corporation, and Mitsubishi Corporation have announced a joint demonstration to operate a data center using by-product hydrogen and a stationary fuel...

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Isuzu, Honda demo hydrogen fuel-cell heavy-truck in Japan

Source: Isuzu Motors

Last week, Japanese automakers Isuzu Motors and Honda Motor Co. began the public demonstration and testing of their a fuel-cell powered heavy-duty tru...

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Japan gets its first dedicated investment fund for grid-scale energy storage

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The emerging energy storage market in Japan is flexing its arms even further, with the recent launch of its first-ever dedicated fund for grid storage batteries. The inve...

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Mercedes-Benz, BMW to jointly establish high-power EV charging network in China

In a bid to elevate the German-engineered e-mobility experience in China, Mercedes-Benz Group China and BMW Brilliance Automotive have reached an agreement to e...

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Audi-FAW's new EV plant in China to be operational by 2025

German automaker Audi has announced that the construction of Audi FAW NEV Company's production facility in Changchun city of China is advancing according to plan.&nb...

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Renault Korea's Busan plant to make pure-electric Polestar 4 starting 2025

Renault Korea's car assembly in its Busan plant. Source: Jo He-rim/The Korea Herald

Renault Korea Motors (RKM) is enlarging its role as hub for EV exports in South Korea, with its latest agreement with EV manufacturer Polestar and its corporate...

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KG Mobility deepens partnership with BYD for battery packs, hybrid systems

Source: KG Mobility

South Korean automaker KG Mobility (formerly SsangYong Motor Company) has recently signed strategic agreements with the BYD Group for setting up a battery pack factory in...

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Leader Energy, BASF to develop LDES projects using NGK's NAS batteries

Source: Leader Energy

Malaysian firm Leader Energy has recently signed an MoU with BASF Stationary Energy Storage GmbH (BSES), who is an exclusive global distributor of sodium-sulphur (NAS) ba...

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thyssenkrupp nucera targets Indian green H2 market with chlor-alkali business

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thyssenkrupp nucera, a global supplier of electrolysis plants, is actively pressing ahead with its to expand its chlor-alkali business and development of the green hydrogen in...

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WESD 2023 endorses India's EV and clean energy technology adoption

At the World Energy Storage Day global conference this year, over 3000 clean energy technology and EV experts from 70 countries agreed on India's vibrant EV revolution lead by...

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WESD 2023: Taking stock of e-mobility experience in India

Source: ETN

At the World Energy Storage Day (WESD) 2023 global conference held on September 22, speakers representing key companies across different sectors within the Indian EV...

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WESD 2023: India hits everybody's sweet spot in energy storage

Netra Walawalkar (top left) introduces the WESD panel.

The World Energy Storage Day's session on Stationary Storage within R2 (the Indian subcontinent + mainland Asean + Russia and CIS countries) closed with encouraging and positive wo...

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​WESD 2023: Green Hydrogen poised for take-off in Asia Pacific

A screengrab from Mahshid Zaresharif's presentation.

The session on Green Hydrogen for the R1 region (Australia, China, Japan, Korea and parts of Southeast Asia) was moderated by Nehal Divekar, Manager – Consulting of Emerging Techno...

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WESD 2023: Asia Pacific going strong on stationary storage

The World Energy Storage Day, celebrated annually on September 22, kicked off on schedule at 6 am Indian Time. With sessions spanning Manufacturing, E-Mobility, Stationary Storage ...

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WESD 2023: Battery swapping, supply chain logistics in Asia Pacific

Source: ETN

At the on-going World Energy Storage Day (WESD) 2023 virtual conference, a session was dedicated to discuss on the e-mobility scenario and trends in the R1 Asia Pacific region, whi...

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