- Samsung SDI is reportedly considering building an electric vehicle (EV) battery joint venture with BMW, its largest customer, in Hungary. The report came about one month after Samsung Electronics chairman Lee Jae-yong discussed cooperation with BMW chairman Oliver Zipse in December 2022.
Source: Batteries News
- Comau Joins the community of EV Battery Manufacturing Experts Batteryline.com
- Israel-based StoreDot, a developer of extreme fast charging battery technology for electric vehicles, officially opened its first US research facility in Irvine, California. The new lab facility will be used to speed up StoreDot’s development of semi-solid battery technology and battery material research.
Source: Battery Industry
- Volkswagen’s battery division PowerCo SEhas secured its wanted plot of land to build its next “gigafactory” in Spain. CEO Frank Blome announced as much, plus, the plans in Spain are part of a major electric advance Volkswagen is undertaking in the country.