How light can improve li-ion battery, fuel cell performance

Mining News Pro - Light can be used to significantly improve the performance of fuel cells, lithium-ion batteries, and other devices that are based on the movement of charged atoms, or ions, new research has found.

Rio Tinto to transport iron ore in Pilbara via battery-electric trains

Mining News Pro - Rio Tinto is buying four battery-electric trains from US-based Wabtec for use at its Pilbara iron ore mines in Western Australia, as part of the miner’s ongoing efforts to halve its scope 1 and 2 emissions by 2030.

EV battery costs set to rise in 2022

Mining News Pro - The cost of batteries for electric vehicles is set to rise in 2022 as supplies of raw materials fail to keep up with rising demand.

Indian researchers develop lithium-ion battery that can be recharged with solar energy

Mining News Pro - Researchers at India’s Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) have developed a compact lithium-ion battery with photosensitive materials that can be directly recharged with solar energy.

Non-lithium stationary battery market shoots up in next decade

Mining News Pro - A new report by IDTechEx forecasts the market for non-lithium battery chemistries in stationary storage to grow at a CAGR of 61% between 2022-2032.

Toyota to build new $1.3 billion battery plant in North Carolina

Mining News Pro - Toyota Motor Corp announced on Monday it is building a new $1.29 billion battery plant in North Carolina as it moves to expand its hybrid and electric vehicle efforts.

Why OEMs are upping battery recycling capacity

Mining News Pro - A recent report by IDTechEx states that as original equipment manufacturers’ (OEMs) interest in lithium-ion battery recycling grows, global recycling capacity is likely to increase exponentially and about 12 million tonnes of li-ion batteries are to be recycled by 2042.

Researchers develop anti-ageing chemistry to overcome next-gen lithium battery decay

Mining News Pro - Researchers at the Chinese Academy of Sciences have come up with a new mechanism that overcomes next-gen lithium battery decay.

How Congo could become low-cost, low-emissions producer of battery materials

Mining News Pro - In a report launched at the DRC-Africa Business Forum 2021 taking place this week in Kinshasa, BloombergNEF (BNEF) states that the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) could leverage its abundant cobalt resources and hydroelectric power to become a low-cost and low-emissions producer of lithium-ion battery cathode precursor materials.

Li-Metal’s technologies targeting next-gen battery market

Mining News Pro - Born in 2018 after a series of lunchtimes conversations on Toronto’s Bay Street between former Hatch engineers Maciej Jastrzebski and Tim Johnston, Li-Metal Corp. (CSE: LIM) is a company currently providing low-cost anodes to battery developers working on cells undergoing qualification trials for the coming generations of electric vehicles.

Li-Metal’s technologies targetting next-gen battery market

Mining News Pro - Born in 2018 after a series of lunchtimes conversations on Toronto’s Bay Street between former Hatch engineers Maciej Jastrzebski and Tim Johnston, Li-Metal Corp. is a company currently providing low-cost anodes to battery developers working on cells undergoing qualification trials for the coming generations of electric vehicles.

BHP sees need for battery metals more than doubling in 30 years

Mining News Pro - As the pace and shape of the global transition to a greener economy has become a key issue globally, the need for battery metals will grow up to four times in the next 30 years, Vandita Pant, BHP’s chief commercial officer, said on Wednesday at the FT Commodities Asia Summit.

BHP sees need for battery metals more than doubling in 30 years

Mining News Pro - As the pace and shape of the global transition to a greener economy has become a key issue globally, the need for battery metals will grow up to four times in the next 30 years, Vandita Pant, BHP’s chief commercial officer, said on Wednesday at the FT Commodities Asia Summit.

Rise in battery costs to keep lithium price rallying

Mining News Pro - Lithium prices have rallied in 2021 and are now at record-high levels, amidst the sharp acceleration in demand during a global supply struggle.

Rio Tinto invests in European EV battery producer InoBat Auto

Mining News Pro - Rio Tinto announced Tuesday it is investing in European battery technology and manufacturing company InoBat Auto.

Rise in battery costs to keep lithium price rallying

Mining News Pro - Lithium prices have rallied in 2021 and are now at record-high levels, amidst the sharp acceleration in demand during a global supply struggle.

Northvolt produces fully recycled battery cell

Mining News Pro - Swedish battery maker Northvolt announced that it has produced its first battery cell with 100% recycled nickel, manganese and cobalt at its Northvolt Labs in the central city of Västerås.

Researchers push for more accurate battery metals demand forecasts

Mining News Pro - Common assumptions that state that demand for battery metals will continue to increase for the foreseeable future, as they are essential for high-performance lithium-ion batteries, may be misleading, a new report by CSIRO states.

First Cobalt aims to create specialist EV battery materials facility in North America

Mining News Pro - Canada’s First Cobalt aims to create North America’s first specialist facility for producing electric vehicle battery materials such as cathode chemicals, it said on Sunday, as it announced a name change to Electra Battery Materials.

GM’s battery bet shows off lithium-metal cell that tops rivals

Mining News Pro - SES Holdings Pte, a startup backed by General Motors Co., is unveiling a lithium-metal battery big enough to power a car, a sign the newcomer is pulling ahead of rivals in its efforts to commercialize technology that could boost the range of electric vehicles.

Epiroc begins battery-electric fleet conversion

Mining News Pro - Epiroc is offering customers conversion kits to seamlessly transform loaders from diesel-powered to battery-electric driven.

Tesla vs Volkswagen 2021 battery power comparison

Mining News Pro - Shorting Tesla has been a widowmaker trade and fans of the company and its CEO have amped up the stock by more than 160% over the past year to become the first trillion-dollar automaker ever, joining the most rarefied of rarefied clubs.

FBICRC pilot plant puts WA on the battery material map

Mining News Pro - The Future Battery Industries Cooperative Research Centre (FBICRC) has signed contracts to design and commission its flagship Cathode Precursor Production pilot plant in Western Australia.

Pallinghurst to beef up EV battery metal business with stake in Talon Metals

Mining News Pro - Mining investor Pallinghurst Group will acquire a 19.2% stake in electric-vehicle battery metal miner Talon Metals Corp for about $80.2 million, as it looks to tap the opportunity arising from growing demand for EVs to cut carbon emissions.

What the energy transition may bring for five battery metals

Mining News Pro - ING Economics published a new report in which its experts predict what the ongoing energy transition might bring for five key metals – copper, aluminum, nickel, cobalt, and lithium.

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