Graphite – New uses for "wonder material" graphene are popping up left, right and center, most recently in the lithium-ion battery market. But is now the time for investors to get involved?
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Lithium – Bloomberg reported that United Continental Holdings Inc expects to resume flights for its 787 Dreamliner fleet earlier as it prepares a May 31 flight between Houston and Denver.
Lithium – Bloomberg reported that Boeing Co has sent its engineers to Japan to prepare for the 787 battery upgrades, as they await the U.S. FAA approval of its proposed fix.
Lithium – Bloomberg reported that the Japanese manufacturer of the lithium ion batteries that grounded all Boeing Dreamliner planes, GS Yuasa Corp, has suffered a 17% fall in Tokyo trading as Mitsubishi Motors Corp cars reported more lithium-ion problems.
Lithium – Bloomberg reported that Orocobre Ltd’s Chairman, James D. Calaway said that electric vehicles no longer dictate lithium production as demand for lithium ion batteries used for electronic products have increased considerably.
Lithium – Reliable and dynamic energy storage systems are key to making renewable sources of energy viable and to opening up new markets for lithium-based battery systems.
Lithium – Bloomberg reported that Boeing Co’s preproduction testing of the 787 plane’s lithium-ion batteries didn’t trigger a fire after an intentional short-circuit, which led them to conclude that the possibility of a blaze were unlikely.
Lithium – Reuters reported that Japanese lithium-ion battery cells maker, GS Yuasa Corp., is working closely with Boeing Co, Thales SA, and regulators to get the 787 Dreamliner back into the air.
Lithium – USA Today reported that experts at the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will announce next week whether they are accepting Boeing’s proposal to fix its Dreamliners so the planes can once again fly.
Lithium – Reuters reported that Boeing Co gave the US FAA its plan to fix the 787 Dreamliner battery and did not propose getting rid of the lithium ion batteries.