Report: Multiple Battery Suppliers Are Courting Tesla, Hoping To Make 4680 Battery Cells

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 22:35:46 +0000

It seems that battery makers are hoping that Tesla will choose them to produce its 4680 tabless battery cells. The Korea Herald has reported that Samsung SDI and LG Energy Solution have completed the development of samples of the 4680 battery cells. This is an effort to win Tesla’s heart, or at least win a […]

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Report: Tesla & Samsung Sign $436 Million Deal For Cybertruck Cameras

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 20:42:39 +0000

Samsung Electro-Mechanics and Tesla have reportedly signed a $436 million deal for cameras for the Tesla Cybertruck, according to SamMobile, a popular platform for Samsung mobile users. Future Cybertruck owners will have their rearview mirrors powered by Samsung Electro-Mechanics. NEWS: Samsung and Tesla sign a $436 million deal for Cybertruck cameras – Report — Sawyer […]

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Samsung heirs to pay billions, donate Picasso works to settle tax bill

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 06:01:02 +0000

SEOUL: The heirs to South Korea’s Samsung group announced their plans to pay more than $10 billion in death duties Wednesday — one of the world’s biggest ever inheritance tax settlements — including donating Picasso and Monet artworks. Lee Kun-hee, the late Samsung Electronics chairman was the country’s richest man when he died last October […]

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Rivian To Be Powered By Samsung

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 20:58:26 +0000

Just on the trail of other big battery news in the US (and globally), we’ve got news today from Rivian that it will be getting its batteries from Samsung SDI. Naturally, the news doesn’t come out of the blue — it’s not like buying new pencils. Rivian and Samsung SDI have been working together as […]

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Late Samsung chief laid to rest

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Wed, 28 Oct 2020 08:15:00 +0000

SEOUL: South Korea’s richest and most powerful industrialist, Lee Kun-hee, who turned Samsung Electronics into one of the world’s biggest tech companies, was buried Wednesday following his death at the weekend. Lee died at the age of 78 on Sunday, six years after being left bedridden by a heart attack. Under his leadership, Samsung became […]

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Samsung Electronics chairman Lee Kun-hee dies at 78

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Sun, 25 Oct 2020 05:12:03 +0000

SEOUL: Samsung Electronics chairman Lee Kun-hee, who transformed the South Korean firm into a global tech titan, died at the age of 78 on Sunday, the company said. Under Lee’s leadership, Samsung rose to become the world’s largest producer of smartphones and memory chips, and the firm’s overall turnover today is equivalent to a fifth […]

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Why Is Samsung Still In Coal When Everyone Else Is Moving Towards Clean Energy?

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 04:54:05 +0000

2020 has been called a defining moment to fight the climate crisis, and many tech companies are amping up their efforts to do so. This year, Apple announced that it would cut its emissions by 75 percent and become carbon neutral by 2030. Amazon made a similar pledge, saying it would become carbon neutral by 2040, and set a goal of running 100% percent on renewables by

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10 Bonus EV Battery Stories

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 13 Jun 2020 11:10:58 +0000

There is much EV battery news out there. Some of it is hard to decipher, some is misleading, and some is just downright cool. Here are 10 recent stories that couldn’t quite catch their own headline here on CleanTechnica but seemed worth highlighting

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Samsung heir avoids arrest over controversial merger

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Tue, 09 Jun 2020 02:33:23 +0000

SEOUL: A South Korean court on Tuesday declined to issue an arrest warrant for the heir to the country’s Samsung empire over a controversial merger of two business units seen as a key step to his succession. Lee Jae-yong, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, is already being re-tried on charges of bribery, embezzlement and other […]

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