Electric vehicles

ZAPBATT introduces battery operating system for Toshiba’s lithium titanium oxide technology


Battery manufacturer ZAPBATT has developed its Battery Operating System (bOS) in a strategic partnership with Toshiba, initially focused on Toshiba’s battery SCiB lithium titanium oxide (LTO) chemistry for integration across several applications, including EVs. ZAPBATT’s bOS is a battery management system, which enables the adoption of optimal battery chemistries without significant investment in battery infrastructure… Read more »

EV lithium consumption rises 40% in 2023, led by Europe and Americas


Adamas Intelligence data shows that 408,214 tonnes of lithium carbonate equivalent (LCE) were deployed globally in new passenger EV batteries last year, up by 40% from 2022. Europe and the Americas accounted for 40% of global deployment, rising by 38% to 163,423 tons in 2023. Across the three continents, Tesla took the top spot with… Read more »

ORNL researchers work to enhance EV charging reliability


As driver uncertainty about access to EV charging remains a barrier to broader EV adoption, researchers at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) are developing algorithms and multilayered communication and control systems designed to make EV chargers operate more reliably, even during electrical grid voltage drops or disturbances. Researchers have identified two key causes of… Read more »

Ultraviolette F77 Mach 2 Launched at ₹2.99 Lakhs

Ultraviolette Automotive, the Bangalore-based electric motorcycle manufacturer, has launched the F77 Mach 2, second generation electric bikes from Ultraviolette Automotive. The F77 Mach 2 has been priced at ₹2.99 lakhs (ex-showroom), making it slightly more affordable than the standard F77 which starts at ₹3.04 lakhs (ex-showroom). The Ultraviolette F77 Mach 2 is essentially a sportier …

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Zip, Zap, Zoom: OSM Electric Auto Charges to 100% in 15 Minutes

Get ready for a revolution in electric autos! Omega Seiki Mobility (OSM) has unveiled the OSM Stream City Qik, an electric three-wheeler that boasts an incredible feat – a full charge in just 15 minutes. This innovation is set to redefine urban mobility, particularly in India. The secret behind the Qik’s rapid charging lies in …

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Toray develops ion-conductive polymer membrane for batteries


Toray Industries, a Japanese performance chemical manufacturer, has developed an ion-conductive polymer membrane that it says delivers 10 times the ion conductivity of its predecessors. The new polymer membranes offer ion conductivity through hopping conduction. This mechanism enables lithium ions to traverse between interacting sites within polymer membranes, jumping across sites. The membranes remain non-porous…. Read more »

Panasonic Energy enters discussions with IndianOil for lithium-ion battery manufacturing


Panasonic Energy has signed a binding term sheet and initiated discussions with New Delhi-headquartered IndianOil to potentially form a joint venture to manufacture cylindrical lithium-ion batteries in India.  Driven by anticipated expansion of the country’s battery demand, the two companies will conduct a feasibility study to finalize details of their collaboration by summer. The country’s… Read more »
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