Tesla Co-Founder Now Processing EV Battery Minerals

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 20:02:30 +0000

battery recyclingElectric vehicle batteries are quickly becoming one of the most important commodities in the USA. Mineral processing operations are largely happening overseas, but one US company created by a Tesla founder and previous CTO is now delving into cathode and anode processing. Tesla co-founder JB Straubel is currently in the battery recycling business with his […]

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Thanksgiving Travel In An Electric Vehicle

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 13:00:03 +0000

ThanksgivingThanksgiving is known for traffic snarls, unexpected weather, and chaotic airline delays. A new survey about Thanksgiving travel adds EVs into the equation, revealing attitudes of all-electric vehicle drivers about their intended holiday roadtrip plans.

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LG Chem To Build $3 Billion Battery Cathode Factory In Tennessee

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 08:10:03 +0000

LG Chem TennesseeThe Inflation Reduction Act continues to drive new investment in America, just as it was intended to do. LG Chem announced this week it will build a new $3 billion cathode manufacturing facility in Clarksville, Tennessee. When complete, it will be the largest factory of its kind in the United States. The Clarksville facility will […]

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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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Limitless Possibilities…For Energy Storage, Of Course

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Wed, 16 Nov 2022 16:33:34 +0000

energy storage Limitless Chris HemsworthThe new Chris Hemsworth project “Limitless” is the perfect antidote to climate doomerism (with bonus energy storage angle, of course).

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Reality vs Hype In Commercial Aviation: Miquel Ros Interviews Michael Barnard

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Sun, 13 Nov 2022 16:00:54 +0000

Southern white rhinoceros courtesy of the US Fish and Wildlife ServiceEngineers working on hydrogen, evtols, UAM, vertiports, hypersonic passenger planes, and synthetic fuels, I’m sorry your babies are ugly.

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Canada Orders Chinese Companies To Divest From Critical Materials Operations

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 14:52:25 +0000

China CanadaCanada has ordered three companies based in China to divest from lithium companies doing business in Ontario and other provinces.

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Scientists Develop New Algorithm That May Provide Insights Into Battery Corrosion

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Tue, 08 Nov 2022 04:23:31 +0000

Argonne researchers have created an automatic technique that can fill in gaps in X-ray data. Putting together a jigsaw puzzle is a great activity for a rainy Sunday afternoon. But the somewhat more difficult process of quickly assembling 3D scientific jigsaw puzzles — atomic structures of different materials — has recently gotten a lot easier, […]

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Canoo’s New EV Battery Module Manufacturing Facility in Oklahoma

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Sat, 05 Nov 2022 08:28:08 +0000

Canoo has announced a new EV battery module manufacturing facility in MidAmerica Industrial Park in Pryor, Oklahoma. Canoo is a young advanced mobility company, and the new facility will help expand Canoo’s manufacturing and employment footprint in the region. Once fully operational, the new facility will be able to handle approximately 3200 MWh of battery […]

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Enevate & Lightning Motorcycles Partnership Creates 5-Minute Fast Charge For Electric Motorcycles

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Fri, 04 Nov 2022 17:29:30 +0000

A new game-changing partnership between Enevate and Lightning Motorcycles has been created that will change the EV motorcycle charging market. Enevate is known for battery innovation that features extremely fast charge and high energy density battery technologies for electric vehicles (EVs) and other markets. Lightning Motorcycles is known for its high-performance premium electric motorcycles that […]

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