Tesla Co-Founder JB Straubel On Racing To Scale Up Battery Recycling

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 03 Feb 2023 19:30:38 +0000

“Now is our only time to really prepare and react,” says Straubel. “The scale of all this is so big that even when we’re running flat out as fast as we can, with all that urgency that you felt and hopefully more, it’ll still take us decades.”

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EV Battery Recycling — Jumping In

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 25 Dec 2022 03:30:58 +0000

Lithium-ion batteries are essential for decarbonizing transportation through electric vehicles and building a resilient, renewable energy grid through energy storage batteries. The grid energy storage industry represents a much smaller fraction of the lithium-ion battery market than electric vehicles, but it too has a responsibility to ensure batteries are responsibly and sustainably produced and then […]

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Are There Enough Materials To Manufacture All The Electric Vehicles Needed?

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 20 Nov 2022 04:50:55 +0000

The short answer is yes. But this is a complicated question, so let’s dig in further. The transition to electric vehicles (EVs) is necessary to decrease climate-changing emissions. As deployment increases, so will the demand for EV battery materials such as lithium, cobalt, and nickel. These materials are primarily supplied through two sources: 1) newly mined […]

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6K Has A New Formula For Sustainable EV Batteries

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Sat, 22 Oct 2022 19:00:53 +0000

EV batteries microwave plasma 6K6K’s new microwave plasma process takes on multiple sustainability challenges for EV batteries including carbon emissions, energy use, water conservation, waste management, supply chain security, and equitable workforce development.

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GM Banks On Honking Big Electric Vehicles In First-Ever Propulsion Do-Over

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2022 21:30:41 +0000

electric vehicles GM lithium battery recyclingThe US car buying public loves big vehicles, and now they are going to love big electric vehicles.

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Battery Recycling — Home Grown

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Tue, 13 Sep 2022 17:50:21 +0000

A big issue amongst those of us with environmental concerns is: What happens to the batteries? It is a fair question and one that deserves to be taken seriously and answered properly. Even RedEarth, which supplies stationary home batteries, finds this the most common customer concern. We can point to large firms like Redwood Materials […]

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