Category: General

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BYD delivers eBuses to Nobina in Sweden

BYD continues to expand its presence in Europe and delivers more eBuses with LFP (LiFePO4) batteries. This time it’s Sweden that gets the new eBuses made in Komรกrom, Hungary by BYD.     Nobina,...

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LFP monthly production surpassed NCM in China

In China, the monthly production of battery cells with the cobalt-free chemistry LFP (LiFePO4) finally surpassed NCM. This is big news! LFP now represents 52 % of all battery cell production in China, but...

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Leapmotor T03 gets cheaper with LFP battery

Last year I wrote an article praising this small electric car from Leapmotor. It’s small, extremely cheap with decent range and full with safety features that are rare in this segment.   Back then,...

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LG Chem keeps losing ground to CATL

A few years ago, when Panasonic was Tesla’s sole battery cell supplier, the Japanese company was the world leader in battery cell production. Then, more recently, LG Chem was able to surpass Panasonic by...

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NIO will adopt LFP batteries to cut costs

Currently NIO sells its electric cars with 70 and 100 kWh battery packs, both options are made with NCM 811 battery cells supplied by CATL. However, to cut costs and increase production before this...

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Farasis Energy reaches 330 Wh/kg with new battery cell

The Chinese battery cell maker Farasis Energy announced the fourth generation of its battery cells. Thanks to silicon anodes, the new battery cells are extremely energy dense and reach impressive gravimetric and volumetric energy...