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Why batteries are powering the hydrogen revolution too
01/09/2022 - Alongside hybrids and battery-electric vehicles (BEVs), hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) are set to be an important part of decarbonising transport and getting to net zero – with...
AMTE Power and Cosworth enter partnership to develop next-generation engines for electric vehicles
- AMTE Power Plc (“AMTE Power”), a leading manufacturer of battery cells for specialist markets, has signed a memorandum of understanding (“MoU”) with automotive engineering company Cosworth...
SVOLT SIGNS CONTRACT FOR CONSTRUCTION OF 14.6 GWH BATTERY FACILITY IN LISHUI DISTRICT IN NANJING, CHINA
07/07/2021 - Frankfurt am Main/Nanjing, 6 July 2021 – SVOLT Energy Technology Co., Ltd. (SVOLT), a global high-tech company headquartered in China, signed an agreement with China’s...
Using electric vehicles for energy storage
19/04/2022 - Electric vehicles (EV) are now a reality in the European automotive market with a share expected to reach 50% by 2030. The storage capacity of their batteries, the EV’s core component, will...
Kickstart: Reading the Tesla tea leaves
11/01/2023 - Here's a mystery for you: What does automaker Tesla Inc. mean when it refers to a new construction project in Texas as simply "plastics"?In a flurry of building plans filed with the
Hyundai, Kia supplier Ecoplastic invests $205M in new Georgia facility
11/01/2023 - Automotive parts manufacturer Ecoplastic Corp. is investing $205 million in a new manufacturing facility near Statesboro, Ga. The investment in Bulloch County will create 456 new jobs in...
The drive for auto innovation often hits speed bumps
09/01/2023 - Las Vegas — Technology that could fundamentally reshape transportation was easy to find last week at CES.There were sensors that allowed autonomous vehicles to travel...
Auto industry works to build infrastructure for EV transition
06/01/2023 - Las Vegas —  As automakers prepare to bring more electric models to market, the infrastructure to support them will continue to develop.That was evident from all...
U.S. Inflation Reduction Act: Effects for Electric Vehicles and Building Electrification
06/01/2023 - Renewable energy received a significant boost with the August 2022 enactment of the U.S. Inflation Reduction Act (IRA). New provisions provide a 10-year-policy-certainty for the renewable energy...
Lear boosting EV parts production with new plant, expansions
13/12/2022 - Lear Corp. is creating a new electric vehicle parts plant in suburban Detroit as part of several expansion projects in Michigan, the state announced Dec. 13.Michigan officials approved an...
CVD Equipment Corporation receives $3.7M aerospace order for production coating system
- CVD is a leading manufacturer of Chemical Vapor Infiltration (CVI) and Tow-Coating Systems for use in the aerospace industry. Although gas turbine engine production was greatly impacted due to the...
Mergon Group opens Mexico manufacturing plant
02/12/2022 - Plastics processor Mergon Group of Ireland has opened a manufacturing plant in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico.Westmeath-based Mergon will employ 150 at the new site, which will focus on production...
EV battery production drives US expansion for South Korean company Daejin
15/11/2022 - Daejin Advanced Materials USA Inc. is investing $10.2 million to establish its second US manufacturing and processing facility to meet the increased demand for trays for electric vehicle...
Molecular Rebar, Goodyear bringing big innovations in nano-packages
29/11/2022 - AUSTIN, Texas—The level of innovation required for the tires of the future is both magnificent and minuscule.The ever-stubborn
North American automotive tooling market forecast to reach $8.3B in 2025
23/11/2022 - Automotive vendor tooling spending will increase year-over-year at a rate of 13.4 percent to reach $8.3 billion in 2025, according to a new study by Harbour Results Inc.Even though North...
Por qué el tamaño de los coches eléctricos importa en la ruta de la sostenibilidad
22/11/2022 - Los vehículos eléctricos se promocionan como la solución a nuestra crisis climática, ¿pero realmente lo son?En el otoño de 2021, el presidente Joe Biden hizo una...
CVD Equipment received $3.7 million aerospace order for production coating system
21/11/2022 - CVD Equipment Corp. (Central Islip, N.Y., U.S.), a provider of chemical vapor deposition (CVD) systems, has received an order for a...
GM says North American EVs will be ‘solidly profitable' by 2025
18/11/2022 - General Motors Co. said Nov. 17 that its electric vehicles would be "solidly profitable" by...
Polymer Composite Enables 50% Weight Reduction with No Loss in Strength, Durability
- A polyethylene formulation infused with a proprietary, carbon-based material significantly reduces weight while maintaining product strength and durability.The LytR polymer composite...
Kickstart: 'Spooked' customers want local suppliers
03/11/2022 - Reshoring has been a hot topic for years — maybe even decades. But now some hard numbers are showing that it's a real trend, and not just a few anecdotal reports of production returning to...