Wanted: A really big German flashlightDec. 25, 2017
Toyota, Panasonic consider joint development of EV batteriesDec. 13, 2017
Toyota and Panasonic are considering jointly developing batteries for EVs, a partnership that could help the Japanese automaker in its late bid to begin EV production after concentrating on plug-in hybrid and fuel-cell vehicles.
VW's talks with cobalt producers end without dealNov. 28, 2017
Continental may invest in solid-state batteriesNov. 13, 2017
Panasonic says gigafactory battery output to increase for Tesla Model 3Oct. 31, 2017
Toyota keeps 'game-changing' EV battery tech inhouseOct. 26, 2017
Nissan trial enables EV owners to earn cash feeding power gridsAug. 11, 2017
Tesla's longtime battery technology director leaves companyAug. 2, 2017
JCI sees big role for lead-acid batteriesAug. 1, 2017
Daimler to make batteries at German Mercedes plantJuly 14, 2017
Daimler has struck a deal with workers to make EV components and batteries at a Mercedes factory in Germany. Employees at the Untertuerkheim plant went on strike this month over worries that jobs could be at risk as the automaker moves toward EVs.
Industry needs 40 gigafactories, VW saysJuly 10, 2017
A massive shortage in lithium ion battery cells could plague the global car industry in the coming decade if capacity equivalent to 40 Tesla gigafactories is not added by 2025, according to estimates from Volkswagen Group.