Northvolt has secured a partnership with Belgian chemicals company Umicore and German carmaker BMW to design and commercialize a process that would give automotive lithium-ion batteries a second life as an energy storage system, before recycling them. BMW will provide expertise in battery cell development and Umicore in developing battery active materials and recycling. BMW …
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Organic waste for sustainable batteries
A carbon-based active material produced from apple leftovers and a material of layered oxides might help reduce the costs of future energy storage systems. Both were found to have excellent electrochemical properties and stand for the environmentally compatible and sustainable use of resources, say scientists.
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