lithium-ion batteries

  • toyota 2012_Prius_Plug-in_Hybrid.automotiveIT
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    Toyota Europe in battery-recycling pact with Umicore

    2012-08-23T15:41:41Z

    Umicore will recycle the lithium-ion batteries that help power the Prius Plug-in Hybrid (Photo: Toyota) Umicore will handle the recycling of the lithium-ion batteries that help power two new Toyota models, Toyota Motor Europe said. The Japanese carmaker said Umicore, a Belgium-based global materials technology group, has the capability to ...

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    For Nissan and Renault, a new lithium-ion battery plant in Portugal

    2011-02-11T16:44:43Z

    Nissan and Renault need lithium-ion battery plant capacity to meet their ambitious electric-vehicle targets Nissan has started work on a lithium-ion battery plant in Portugal that will support the ambitious rollout plans for electric vehicles of the Japanese carmaker and its French alliance partner Renault. The plant is being built ...