Here are some of the most recent articles that highlight battery recycling. We hope these articles help to give additional information and resources on battery recycling.
|Designing batteries for easier recycling could avert a looming e-waste crisis
Watts Up With That?
October 25, 2020
As concern mounts over the impacts of climate change, many experts are calling for greater use of electricity as a substitute for fossil fuels. Powered by advancements in battery technology, the number of plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles on U.S. roads is increasing. And utilities are generating a growing share of their power from renewable fuels, supported by large-scale battery storage systems.
|EcoGraf Limited: Agreement with Leading Lithium-ion Battery Recycler located in South Korea
October 12, 2020
EcoGraf Limited (EcoGraf or the Company) (ASX: EGR) is pleased to announce it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SungEel Hitech Co. Ltd (‘SungEel’) to evaluate the EcoGrafTM proprietary purification process to recover and re-use high-purity battery carbon anode material from production scrap and ‘black mass’ from lithium-ion battery materials produced at their South Korean plant.
|Romeo Power Technology, Leading Provider of Battery Technology to the Commercial EV Market, to List on NYSE Through Merger With RMG Acquisition Corp.
October 5, 2020
Romeo Systems, Inc. (“Romeo Power”), an energy technology company, and RMG Acquisition Corp. (“RMG”) (NYSE: RMG), a special purpose acquisition company, today announced a definitive agreement for a business combination that would result in Romeo Power becoming a publicly listed company.
|Li-Cycle to build battery recycling hub in upstate New York
Charged Electric Vehicles Magazine
September 28, 2020
Battery recycling specialist Li-Cycle will invest over $175 million dollars in a lithium-ion battery recycling “Hub” at Eastman Business Park in upstate New York. The new facility will work in conjunction with Li-Cycle’s “Spoke” facility, which is already located at the Rochester site. Li-Cycle plans to begin construction on the Hub facility in 2021.
|‘Every step’ of lithium battery worth chain will certainly have a passion in recycling
September 25, 2020
Reusing was amongst the large subjects covered at this week’s Energy Storage Virtual Summit organized by our publisher Solar Media’s events department. The majority of lithium-ion batteries made use of in fixed power storage space for solar, back up power or grid-balancing solutions have actually just been in operation for a relatively brief amount of time, however factor to consider is being made for the future when a multitude of systems start reaching their end of life (EOL).
|UK needs to ramp up EV battery recycling efforts: report
S&P Global Platts
September 21, 2020
The UK could be in danger of falling out of the race to secure a circular local battery supply chain, according to a group of industry bodies working with Warwick University on Sept. 21.
|Amazon (AMZN) Investing In Battery Recycling Company Redwood Materials
September 21, 2020
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is investing in a battery recycling startup called Redwood Materials – which is a company founded by former Tesla executive JB Straubel. The amount of the investment was undisclosed, but it was revealed that it is part of Amazon’s Climate Pledge Fund.
|Lithium Australia NL : Soluna Australia receives Clean Energy Council approval for its three-phase battery system
September 1, 2020
Soluna Australia Pty Ltd (‘Soluna’) is an incorporated joint venture – 50% Lithium Australia NL (ASX: LIT) and 50% DLG Energy (Shanghai) Co., Ltd – that aims to supply energy storage solutions within Australia and beyond.