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Department of Energy: Fireside Chat – The Future of Lithium Batteries

By Stan Whittingham, Mike Thackeray and Khal Amine

Use User Fees to Fund Vehicle Electrification

The principal barrier to the development of electric drive in the United States is not technology, it is finance.  American scientists and auto companies invented the modern electric vehicle.  But in the race to deploy […]

The Evolution of the Electric Car

About 10 years ago, I was sitting in a not very impressive conference room at Tesla Motors in Freemont, California.  I was making my rounds of the major battery companies in the United States to […]

Zinc Battery Workshop Examines a Possible Competitor to Lithium-ion Technology

The NAATBatt Workshop on Zinc Battery Technology in New York City concluded on Friday, November 16.  Informal reviews from among the 100+ attendees indicate that it might have been NAATBatt’s best program yet.  Significantly, the […]

Workshop on Zinc-Based Batteries to Explore An Alternative to Lithium-Ion Technology

On Friday, November 16, NAATBatt International, in partnership with Sandia National Laboratories and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, will hold a special Workshop on Zinc Battery Technology in Stationary Energy Storage Applications.

The main purpose of the […]

Fire Drill! Battery Industry Dodges a Bullet in Proposed Changes to the International Fire Code

Last weekend, the advanced battery and electric drive industries dodged a bullet in Columbus, Ohio when a proposed amendment to the International Fire Code, F18-18, was not immediately approved.  F18-18 will, however, soon be reconsidered.  […]

The 2017 Advanced Battery & Capacitor PatentEdge© Report is Now Available

I am pleased to announce that the Advanced Battery & Capacitor PatentEdge© report for 2017 has now been posted.

The ABC PatentEdge© report, produced by IP Checkups in cooperation with NAATBatt, summarizes worldwide patent filings for […]

Advanced Battery & Capacitor PatentEdge Report Annual Report 2017

What is Advanced Battery & Capacitor PatentEdge™?
ABC PatentEdge is the only competitive patent intelligence solution specifically designed for the Advanced Battery market. The Advanced Battery PatentEdge contains six high-level battery technology categories, developed by IP […]

Advanced Automotive Battery Conference

June 4-7

San Diego, CA

The 17th annual AABC event brought together 600 delegates from 20 vehicle OEMs, more than 30 battery manufacturers, and other key representatives of the battery supply chain for stimulating discussions and candid […]

The Battery Show Europe

May 15-17

Hanover, Germany
The Battery Show Europe provides an opportunity to source the latest manufacturing solutions from across the battery supply chain for industries including automotive, utilities, renewable energy, grid, power tools, and electronics.

International Bus Roadeo/ Bus and Paratransit Conference

May 5-9

Tampa, FL

Select technical and training sessions from eight “routes” of study where you’ll hear experts in the industry share best practices and effective solutions. Follow the numbers throughout the program to make sure you’re […]