The electric car industry has been romping along nicely. Fresh ideas for better batteries are coming online rapidly, with lithium leading
Heavy-duty industrial batteries in forklifts, mobile plant, and other industrial applications require topping up
We have written about recycling. And we have expressed our frustration at the automotive industry’s apparent disinterest
EV vehicles have embedded themselves in our culture. The question now arises how we should go about recycling electric vehicle batteries.
Plastic; our favorite product to make, use, and throw out. We are living in the age of plastic. So it’s not a surprise that the majority of our everyday products are made of it; our toothbrushes, coffee cups, water bottles…etc. Archaeologists make jokes that in the future when they are doing their diggings, they will […]
Lead-acid batteries have been ahead in the recycling stakes from the beginning. The reasons are obvious.
Battery recycling makes sense from a consumer perspective. Reducing demand for new raw materials should keep battery prices lower.
When a lead-acid battery leaves a production line, it is like a book without any words. True, the lead plates and electrodes are there
Silicon is back in battery news again. Not long ago we reported on replacing lead in acid batteries with plated silicon wafers.
Researchers in Germany and Singapore have been investigating the relationship between operating temperature and battery efficiency.