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Indian Oil to place its bet on metal-air battery technology over lithium-ion

He said lithium-ion battery technology is ridden with challenges for large scale adoption in the Indian market owing to scarce lithium resources, recycling of lithium and the environmental hazards associated with the element’s chemistry. New Delhi: Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), the country’s largest fuel-retailer, plans to focus on developing metal-air batteries using indigenous metals which […]

China to ‘dominate recycling and second life battery market worth US$45bn by 2030’

While recycling of lithium and other materials such as cobalt from batteries will greatly increase in the coming years, the potential availability of second life batteries should not be underestimated, according to new research and data. Hans Eric Melin, an expert on the lifecycle management of lithium batteries with UK-headquartered consultancy Circular Energy Storage, previously […]

Gridtential Energy and Crown Battery Build New Silicon Wafer Battery that Combines the Best of Lead and Lithium-ion Performance

FREMONT, Ohio, Oct. 21, 2019 : Using technology similar to a solar cell, Gridtential Energy’s breakthrough Silicon Joule™ technology allows batteries to deliver up to 5X the power density with up to a 40% weight reduction – and it can be manufactured in current lead battery plants. Silicon Joule™ technology replaces the lead-grid and cell […]

Optimisation of battery throughput means optimised revenues, Open Energi’s data science lead says

Batteries are now one of a “huge variety of distributed energy assets capable of providing flexible capacity to the network”, but failure to manage them correctly will limit the market opportunities available, as well as the lifetime of the systems themselves, the data science head of UK flexible energy tech company Open Energi has said. […]