Georgia To Lead Electric Vehicle Revolution, ESG Or Not

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Tue, 30 May 2023 10:50:41 +0000

electric vehicle battery hyundai lg georgiaDespite the attacks on ESG investing, Hyundai roars into Georgia with another new fossil-killing electric vehicle battery manufacturing plant.

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Blue Bird Opens New Production Facility For Electric School Bus Production

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Fri, 26 May 2023 21:35:55 +0000

Blue Bird recently unveiled its new Electric Vehicle (EV) Build-up Center in Fort Valley, Georgia. The company repurposed an almost 40,000 sq.ft. facility to accommodate the growing need for electric, zero-emission school buses. At the EV Build-up Center, skilled technicians equip the vehicles with electric batteries and other necessary parts, building them into environmentally friendly […]

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Major Battery Plant to Support EVs Announced for Georgia

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Fri, 26 May 2023 15:49:09 +0000

The market for U.S. manufacturing of batteries for the electric vehicle (EV) sector continues to grow. The latest announcement comes from South Korea-based LG Energy Solution (LGES), which together with […]

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The POWER Interview: FREYR Leads Wave of New Battery Manufacturing

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2023 13:13:16 +0000

Growth in the energy storage market, including the transportation sector, has spurred a ramp-up in global battery manufacturing and investment in new technologies. Passage of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) in the U.S. has brought a flurry of announcements from foreign companies eager to build manufacturing plants in America. FREYR, a Norway-based company, late last […]

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The POWER Interview: Challenges, Opportunities for Energy Storage

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2023 13:56:16 +0000

The market for energy storage projects continues to grow as utilities recognize the benefits of storage for demand response, along with the integration of renewable energy resources to the power grid. Incentives in the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) for standalone storage provide even more support for the sector. Storage companies are growing, and more deals […]

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SK Battery America Factory Hiring More People Than Expected

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 09 Feb 2023 00:15:17 +0000

SK Battery America went through a long struggle to get its battery factory in the state of Georgia approved and under construction. That must have made more than a few people nervous, including automakers that were going to rely on those batteries to produce their electric vehicles. With work now well underway at the site […]

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Pipe Issue Delays Startup of New Vogtle Nuclear Unit

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 12 Jan 2023 00:08:11 +0000

Startup of the first of two new reactors at the Vogtle nuclear plant in Georgia is being pushed back to at least April, one month after officials with Georgia Power had planned to start generating electricity from the unit. Georgia Power, part of Atlanta-based Southern Co., announced the latest setback for the oft-delayed two-unit expansion […]

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One Of The Largest Economic Development Stories In Georgia History — New EV Battery Factory

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 23 Dec 2022 04:20:12 +0000

South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Group and SK On have finalized a site in Georgia for another EV battery factory. That may seem like mundane news, but it turns out that this investment alone is expected to be one of the largest economic development stories in the history of Georgia. So say the state of Georgia […]

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