CNBC: How Tesla’s Battery Mastermind Is Tackling Electric Vehicles’ Biggest Problem

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 00:42:46 +0000

In a new video, CNBC details how Tesla’s battery mastermind is solving the largest problem that EVs have. The video starts out with thousands of plastic bags filled with batteries. These batteries come from EVs, phones, scooters, laptops, and other electronic devices. Since these batteries are both flammable and toxic, it’s critical that they don’t […]

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Tesla Cofounder JB Straubel Aims To Solve A Key Problem Of E-Bike Batteries

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 21 Mar 2021 02:08:49 +0000

JB Straubel, who was one of the co-founders of Tesla as well as its former chief technology offer, is the founder of Redwood Materials, which focuses on recycling electric car batteries. However, now, The Verge reports that Straubel’s company is teaming up with Specialized to recycle the e-bike industry’s batteries, a lingering problem of hazardous […]

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Volkswagen Begins Battery Recycling Pilot Project In Salzgitter

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 01 Feb 2021 16:48:47 +0000

Part of the electric car revolution is making batteries — lots of batteries. But in the not too distant future, another part of the revolution will be dismantling those same batteries and reclaiming the materials inside to be used again in the manufacture of new batteries. What sorts of things can be reclaimed from old [&hellip

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ZETA Publishes 100% Electric Vehicle Roadmap For 2030 For USA

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 18:08:38 +0000

A couple of mid-term and long-term targets are often expressed by people who follow this industry closely: 50% EV market share by 2025 and 100% by 2030. ZETA is committed to achieving the latter in the

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JB Straubel, Celina Mikolajczak, & Heiko Urtel Talk Batteries With Stanford Energy Professors

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 00:03:29 +0000

Stanford Energy recently hosted its StorageX International Symposium Industrial Panel virtually. The panel included top battery experts, such as JB Straubel, one of the co-founders at Tesla who left after years as CTO to start Redwood Materials; Celina Mikolajczak of Panasonic; and Heiko Urtel of

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Tesla Cofounder J.B. Straubel Wants To Build The World’s Top Battery Recycling Company

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 03:00:18 +0000

Autoblog has reported that Tesla cofounder and longtime CTO J.B. Straubel has big plans for the battery industry. We already knew that, but we have some new perspective from the recent reporting

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Tesla Master Plan, Part Trois (Sort Of): Battery Day

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 30 May 2020 18:20:25 +0000

Tesla hasn’t officially released a Master Plan, Part Trois, but we could pretend this is essentially what Tesla Battery Day is. Sean Mitchell from All Things EV believes that this will reveal a strategy for more affordable energy

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Battery Recycling Will Be The New New Thing, And JB Straubel & Kore Power Are Leading The Way

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sun, 05 Jan 2020 20:41:32 +0000

KORE Power battery cellBattery recycling allows the components inside lithium-ion batteries to be reclaimed for use in new batteries — an important part of the transition to zero emission energy.

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