Dalhousie University’s Jeff Dahn Announces Renewed Partnership With Tesla

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 14 Feb 2021 03:35:59 +0000

Dalhousie University’s Office of Research Services has shared a video of Jeff Dahn, who is a professor of physics and atmospheric science at Dalhousie University. Dahn, who is involved in a research partnership with Tesla to help create better lithium-ion batteries for Tesla’s projects, announced new chairs in the video. “I’m excited and pleased to […]

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Tesla [TSLA] Retail Investors Have An Advantage — Here’s Why (Part 3)

Credit to Author: Frugal Moogal| Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 17:48:57 +0000

As Tesla stock has rocketed off the past few years, a lot of people have been trying to figure out why so many analysts got the stock picture with Tesla so wrong … and so have I! I’m digging into some of my past experiences to see how Tesla did things differently from everyone else, […]

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Panasonic Boosts Its Profit Outlook Due To Tesla

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 17:55:26 +0000

Panasonic expects its battery business supplying Tesla to be profitable this fiscal year, Reuters reports, and the company has raised its operating profit forecast for the year by over half. The company announced in October that it was developing the new battery cell that Tesla announced on Battery Day — the 4680 cells — and […]

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Lordstown Motors Electric Pickup Will Use “Tesla Batteries” From LG

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 02:20:51 +0000

Lordstown Motors’ electric pickup truck will use the same “Tesla Batteries” from LG Chem found in the Model 3 and Model Y, and it’s making an RV, too!

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Lithium & Battery Stock Explosion, UK Gigafactory Request, Tesla Cybertruck Love — CleanTechnica Top 20

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 06:52:08 +0000

The top 20 CleanTechnica stories of the past week included a look at increasingly popular lithium, nickel, and EV battery stocks

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Low-Cost, Cobalt-Free Batteries Coming From Panasonic In 2–3 Years

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 05:30:26 +0000

Panasonic is working on a low-cost and cobalt-free battery, according to fresh reports. It hopes to help Tesla realize its goal of increasing the affordability of its electric vehicles, and one way to do this is a cobalt-free battery

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Sneak Peek: A Look At Tesla’s 4680 Cell Production (Video)

Credit to Author: Iqtidar Ali| Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 05:23:22 +0000

Tesla recently provided a sneak preview of its 4680 cell production planned for Gigafactory Berlin in the company’s latest recruitment video on LinkedIn. It reveals several small details of the 4680 production process that might be of interest to competing automakers in addition to potential employees

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Panasonic About To Start Producing Tesla’s 4680 Battery Cells

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 02 Jan 2021 06:02:37 +0000

Nikkei Asia has reported that Panasonic will begin producing prototypes of a new, cheaper type of battery for Tesla’s electric vehicles — the new tabless 4680 battery cells. Panasonic will start producing them sometime in

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Tesla Hiring Battery Engineers In North Carolina & Semi Truck Engineers In Nevada

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 02 Jan 2021 03:01:18 +0000

Job openings are not product roadmaps, but they can hint at them. Some recent Tesla job openings imply that Tesla may be preparing for battery production plans in North Carolina and Semi production plans in Nevada. We have some other clues on those matters, too

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Tesla Gets 5-Year Lithium Hydroxide Deal With China’s Yahua

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 30 Dec 2020 18:22:03 +0000

We’ve written at length about the vast need for lithium if the electric vehicle market is going to keep growing at the pace it’s been growing at. Lithium is abundant on Earth, but it takes years to set up lithium mines and manufacturing facilities to get that lithium ready for use in a battery, so it’s not a resource issue, but rather a business and investment issue

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