Lithium – Green Car Reports reported that Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk is faced with new doubts over his plans for a gigafactory, however this time, the skepticism comes from Tesla's lithium-ion cell supplier, Panasonic.
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Lithium – Global Post reported that the European Union has chosen Hyundai Moto Co, the top carmaker in South Korea, as its supplier of fuel cell electric cars.
Lithium – Businessweek reported that Panasonic Corp. (TSE:6752) has plans to increase its sales by roughly 34 percent during the next five years on the expansion of its lithium-ion battery business.
Lithium – CTV News reported that missing Malaysian Airlines flight was carrying flammable lithium-ion batteries, prompting speculation that a fire could have occurred during the flight.
Lithium – In a recent Green Car Reports article, Researchers oat the Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin examined the life-cycle of lithium -ion batteries.
Lithium – AllAfrica reported that the government of Zimbabwe is planning on setting up a lithium processing plant in Bulawayo, which would be crucial in the production of batteries in the country.
Lithium – CNBC reported that Tesla's proposed lithium-ion battery Gigafactory brings with it a supply-chain challenge: securing enough lithium and other battery materials like graphite to keep both the Gigafactory and Tesla's business model humming.
Lithium – In an article published this morning, Industrial Minerals' Simon Moores states that Tesla Motors Inc.'s (NASDAQ:TSLA) planned $5-billion lithium-ion battery "gigafactory" could increase natural graphite demand by 37 percent by 2020.
Lithium – Nanotechweb.org reported that researchers at the United States' Northwestern University and Argonne National Laboratory have discovered that the electronic type of a single-walled carbon nanotube (SWCNT) determines how well it can accommodate lithium.
Lithium – Indo-Asian News Service reported that researchers from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University have designed a sugar-consuming "bio-battery" whose output per weight is greater than that of typical lithium-ion batteries.