2017-11-08

High Lithium-Ion Battery Demand Prompts Japanese Manufacturers to Speed up and Expand Capacity; TDK Rumored to Increase Capacity by 15%

According to Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun’s news report on November 3, due to the increase of global demand, Japanese lithium-ion battery manufacturers have sped up and expanded the capacity for smart phones and gaming devices. In addition, becau.. more
2017-10-24

Northvolt partners with Swedish municipalities for the next generation of European battery manufacturing

Northvolt today announced a partnership with the two Swedish municipalities Skellefteå and Västerås for the establishment of Europe’s largest and most cutting-edge lithium-ion battery manufacturing. Northvolt is building .. more
2017-10-20

TrendForce Reports Prices of Lithium-Ion Battery Cells Enters a Slow Climb; Supply of Polymer Cells Remains Tight

The latest lithium-ion battery market report from EnergyTrend, a division of TrendForce, finds that the price upswing for battery cells has started to moderate since this third quarter. Although the price of cobalt reached a new high for the recent years during the third.. more
2017-10-03

Toshiba Develops Next-Generation Lithium-ion Battery with New Anode Material

Toshiba Corporation, an industry leader in lithium-ion battery technology, has announced the development of its next-generation SCiB™, which uses a new material to double the capacity of the battery anode. The new battery offers high- ener.. more
2017-09-06

Addition of Nanodiamond Can Stabilize Lithium-ion Battery

In the wake of the explosion of Samsung Note 7 mobile phone and a number of mobile phones catching fire in recent years, lithium-ion battery safety has become a major issue for the mobile-phone industry. A breakthrough was achieved recently, as a .. more
2017-08-23

Technological Breakthrough Achieved for Recharging Zinc-Air Battery

The dominant status of lithium-ion batteries on the market may face a stern challenge from zinc-air batteries (or zinc-air fuel cells), thanks to a recent technological breakthrough for the recharging of the latter.  The breakthrough was annou.. more
2017-07-12

Delta Launches Innovative Outdoor Energy Storage System Cabinet, Expanding Extensive Line of Energy Storage Solutions

Delta Group, a global leader in power and thermal management solutions, today launched its Outdoor Energy Storage System (ESS) Cabinet, expanding its extensive line of energy storage solutions. This new solution joins the company's alre.. more

 

MARKET STATUS

Mono-Si Prices in December Have Become Stable; Multi-Si Orders to Continue until January: Price Trend

This week, the focus of the market was on the change of the mono-si supply chain. Due to the rapid decline of mono-si price, the demand of.. more...

RESEARCH

The New Phase of Top Runner Program Favors Companies Already Dominant in Application Bases and N-Type Solutions in Technology Bases

China’s National Energy Administration (NEA) has recently released the official list of proposed projects under the Top Runne.. more...

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