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Quick Guide To EV Battery Reuse & Recycling

March 6th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor

The growth in deployments of lithium batteries will inevitably create a large flow of retired or used batteries. By 2030, analysts predict that retirements could exceed half a million vehicles annually or over 2 million metric tonnes of batteries per year


New South African Lithium-Ion Cell Mega-Factory, Plans For 32 GWh/Year By 2028

February 9th, 2020 | by Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai

The battery storage market in South Africa is expected to grow significantly going forward as companies and homes look to cushion themselves from ongoing electricity blackouts. Eskom, the stated-owned utility company, has been battling to keep the lights on during peak demand hours. Electricity blackouts are expected for at least another 18 months according to some reports


Johnson Matthey To Put £200 Million Into Batteries In 2018

September 27th, 2017 | by James Ayre

The chemicals giant Johnson Matthey will be making an initial investment of £200 million into battery materials investment in 2018, with the plan being to build up production capacity in anticipation of the rapid growth of the electric vehicle market. The company is reportedly expecting that by the time electric vehicle (EV) market penetration reaches around 10%, the potential market of its products could total more than $30 billion



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