Category Archives: EV

How Volkswagen Recycles Lithium-Ion Batteries

published: 2021-03-02 9:30 | editor | category: News
Hot on the heels of electric vehicles dominating the airwaves, many have been expressing concerns over how to recycle automotive li-ion batteries. For the first time ever, Volkswagen recently unveiled their battery recycling facility. Now you too can take a look at how the German automaker makes use of discarded batteries and removes all doubts about the environmental impact of their battery recycling operations. ...  more

Diesel Cars Became Lost Glory as Major Automotive Manufacturers Accelerate on Electric Vehicle Implementation

published: 2021-02-21 18:30 | editor | category: News
Diesel vehicles were regarded as the greatest treasure by European automotive manufacturers prior to the Volkswagen emissions scandal, which has devastated the reputation of the particular vehicle type, and the increasingly rigorous targets of carbon reduction initiated by various European countries have successively stipulated the termination deadline for ICE vehicles, which forces the exit of diesel vehicles. ...  more

Is Tesla Buying BYD? BYD Says Fake News

published: 2021-02-21 18:30 | editor | category: News
Certain media outlets recently claimed that Tesla will acquire a 20% stake in China-based EV manufacturer BYD for US$36 billion. Though copious in details, the news ultimately turned out to be fake. ...  more

Israeli Firm Begins Pilot Production of Li-Ion Traction Battery That Offers Five-Minute Charge

published: 2021-02-08 18:30 | editor | category: News
Established in 2012, Israeli firm StoreDot has been focusing on the development of fast-charging Li-ion batteries for electric vehicles (EV). After years of hard work, it finally announced this January that the latest version of its traction battery has entered pilot production. StoreDot’s battery technology, which has been demonstrated to have a charging time of just five minutes, is expected to be recognized as a landmark breakthrough in the development of batteries and EVs. ...  more