Battery Production News

Nickel and zinc – critical components of lithium-ion batteries

Read our comprehensive overview of the essential role of nickel and zinc in the production of lithium-ion batteries.

Volkswagen chooses Canada for its first battery plant outside Europe

Volkswagen has chosen Canada for its first battery plant outside of Europe, taking advantage of the country’s vast plethora of raw materials.

Innovating rechargeable battery design with crab shells

Researchers have used crab carbon to create anode materials for the next generation of rechargeable battery technologies.

3D imaging reveals the cycle of a lithium metal battery

A research team has succeeded in observing how the lithium metal in the cell behaves as it charges and discharges.

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Partner Showcase > Avalon Advanced Materials Inc.

Here you will find the latest lithium supply chain news, eBooks, and special reports from Avalon Advanced Materials Inc, a mineral development company focused on metals and minerals for use in clean energy and new technology.

Sustainably produced critical minerals for clean technology through innovative extraction technologies

Avalon Advanced Materials Inc. (AVL:TSX) is a leader in developing new North American sources of critical minerals for clean technology, including lithium and rare earths. Avalon is among a small...

Avalon makes significant progress toward production from its Separation Rapids Lithium Project

The potential of the rare lithium mineral petalite in Ontario will enable Avalon to serve both the battery materials and glass-ceramics industries. Avalon’s aspirations to...

Crater Lake Project: Ensuring the supply for scandium-aluminium alloys

Scandium-aluminium alloys have the potential to significantly reduce weight in the aerospace, military and automotive industries. Don Bubar and Luc Duchesne explore how the...

Exploring the diverse applications of lithium and its future innovation potential

Donald S. Bubar, President and CEO of Avalon Advanced Materials Inc., discusses the vast applications of lithium as well as its potential for further...

Avalon’s Separation Rapids Lithium Project advances towards production

Avalon Advanced Materials discusses the latest progress made at its Separation Rapids Lithium Project in Ontario.

How innovation is driving demand for tantalum

The chemical inertness of tantalum makes it a valuable substance for laboratory equipment, and as a substitute for platinum.

Avalon to supply LGES with battery-grade lithium hydroxide

Avalon have partnered with LG Energy Solution. Starting in 2025, Avalon will supply LGES with battery-grade lithium hydroxide.

Innovating rare earth material processing techniques and applications in new technologies

Avalon Advanced Materials' Donald Bubar and C2M2A's Ian London discuss the recent developments in rare earth processing in Canada.

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Calorimeters to advance thermal management and battery safety

The development of safe lithium-ion cells is of utmost importance for a breakthrough in the electrification of transport and...

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International Battery Metals: leading the lithium brine extraction revolution

International Battery Metals is an advanced technology company whose cutting-edge technological advancements will enable it to lead world efforts...

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Reinventing lead carbon batteries for the 21st century automotive industry

The Ultimate Battery Company is reinventing lead carbon batteries, creating the next generation of green batteries for electric vehicles. The...

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Queensland Pacific Metals Limited: Developing high-purity battery materials for a sustainable future

Queensland Pacific Metals Limited is pioneering the sustainable development of high-purity battery materials with its novel TECH project. Queensland Pacific...

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ChemX’s high-purity alumina technology advances the green energy transition

Stephen Strubel, the Managing Director of industry-leading advanced materials technology company ChemX Materials Ltd, details how their HiPurA® technology can drive global decarbonisation efforts...

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Improving lithium-ion battery safety for electric vehicles

In this latest eBook from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Dr Carlos Ziebert, Head of the Calorimeter Center, discusses the importance of improving...

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International Battery Metals: Exploring the evolution of lithium production

In this fascinating eBook, International Battery Metals (IBAT) take us on an insightful voyage through the extensive, rich history of lithium production, illuminating why...

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Lithium Extraction

Cornish Lithium: establishing a sustainable extraction industry in the UK

This eBook provides an insight into how Cornish Lithium is enabling new eco-technologies by establishing a strong and sustainable extraction industry in the UK. Cornish...

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Elestor’s electricity storage technology scores double victory

Dutch electricity storage company Elestor has achieved a double win at the Offshore Wind Innovators Award 2022.

Avalon to supply LGES with battery-grade lithium hydroxide

Avalon have partnered with LG Energy Solution. Starting in 2025, Avalon will supply LGES with battery-grade lithium hydroxide.

From Independence Day to energy independence in the US

Brent Wilson, the CEO of Galvanic Energy, discusses the necessity of achieving energy independence and the future of lithium battery production in the US. This...

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Elevating Western Australia’s position in the global battery supply chain

The Future Battery and Critical Minerals Industries Strategy is helping Western Australia to become a global battery supply chain leader.

The US needs domestic copper supply

Highland Copper Company Inc is making significant progress at its key projects as it works to strengthen the US copper supply chain.

Breakthrough technology for battery metal production and recycling processes

Sensmet have developed µDOES® – a breakthrough technology helping to improve battery metal recycling and manufacturing. Find out more.

Rotherham chosen for new 500 job battery manufacturing centre

Ultimate Battery Co has chosen a site in Rotherham to be the home of its first battery manufacturing plant and innovation centre

Elestor’s award-winning hydrogen bromine flow battery produces electrical power and hydrogen

Elestor’s innovative hydrogen bromine flow battery technology provides a reliable and low-cost energy storage solution.

Positive results for battery and precious metal exploration

Conico Ltd discusses the importance of battery metals, and its ongoing exploration in Greenland and Australia.

Recharge Industries set to takeover Britishvolt within the next week

Australian battery technology start-up Recharge Industries has been confirmed as the preferred bidder Britishvolt

Scientists pinpoint the problem with lithium metal batteries

Stanford University researchers have revealed that the problem with lithium metal batteries with solid electrolytes is mechanical stress. 

Elestor’s electricity storage technology scores double victory

Dutch electricity storage company Elestor has achieved a double win at the Offshore Wind Innovators Award 2022.

Lithium battery partnership ignited between Warwick University and Bolivia

The University of Warwick is partnering with the Bolivian Government to advance lithium battery technologies.

ESG-compliant Re-2Ox technology revolutionises battery metals processing

Canada Silver Cobalt Works introduces its mining technology designed to process battery metals whilst meeting high environmental standards.

Ammonium-ion batteries – a metal-free solution for sustainable power?

KAUST researchers have innovated metal-free, ammonium-ion batteries that provide a sustainable alternative to power the green transition.


Battery Development

As the use of battery powered technology becomes more widespread, the demand for  battery production and innovative battery technology to increase usage longevity becomes an ever more pressing issue.

The development of more efficient battery technology and the rate at which the battery production sector can evolve will undoubtedly have an impact on the speed at which we can achieve a more sustainable green energy sector.