Tag: electric car battery

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Volvo, Northvolt Join Forces on European EV Battery Factory

June 21, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

Volvo Car Group and Swedish battery maker Northvolt AB will jointly build an electric car battery factory in the latest move by European manufacturers to localize cell production in the region. The Chinese-owned carmaker and Northvolt will build a factory […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Germany mulls creation of new electric car battery consortium

September 6, 2019

Via: Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) – The German economy ministry said on Friday a second European battery cell production consortium was being discussed and preliminary agreements were expected by this autumn. A spokeswoman declined to give names of potential companies taking part but […]

Process, Production

Germany’s Varta steps up plans to mass produce electric car battery cells

November 19, 2018

Via: Reuters

Varta, which currently specializes in batteries for hearing aids and large storage systems for solar energy, has agreed a cooperation deal with Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute, a scientific research body, the two parties said on Monday. The German government has earmarked […]