Category Archives: Lithium Battery

Australian Firm Prepares Field Tests for Fertilizer Based on Metals from Used Alkaline Batteries

published: 2020-06-14 13:30 | editor | category: News
Single-use batteries (or primary cells) continue to be the mainstream battery technology that powers a wide range of electronic devices and household appliances such as TV remotes, portable radios, and kids’ toys. However, their convenience often results in them being discarded carelessly and thereby causing harms to the environment. ...  more

Installing “Spillway” for Lithium-ion Batteries to Effectively Prevent Uncontrollable Chain Reactions

published: 2020-04-11 18:30 | editor | category: News
In the midst of pondering on how to enhance the safety of lithium-ion batteries, and reduce the possibility of explosion caused by battery overheating, a large number of scientists must first resolve the challenging issue of “dendrites” that are formed during charge and discharge of batteries, for which University of California, San Diego (UCSD), has effectively prevented uncontrollable reactions through the concept of “spillway”. ...  more

SKI to Build Second EV Battery Plant in China

published: 2019-12-18 0:30 | editor | category: News
SK Innovation (SKI) of South Korea is reportedly planning to invest a total of US$1.05 billion in an electric-vehicle battery plant in Yancheng City of China’s Jiangsu Province. The new battery plant will be its second plant in China, following the first one, which is based in Changzhou. ...  more