Raw Materials, New Chemistries, Energy Density and More From Florida Battery-BATTERY POWER NEWS | Hundreds of key players met at the 36th annual International Battery Seminar and Exhibit in Fort Lauderdale, Florida last month. Representatives from battery cell manufacturing, mining and materials, automotive production, power tools, household devices, portable electronics, battery analysis instruments, market strategies and consulting, and university research laboratories came together to share… more..
Battery Trends, Forecasts From Automotive OEMs-BATTERY POWER NEWS | A panel of OEMs took the stage last week at the International Battery Seminar and Exhibit and outlined the top innovations they wanted to see, the most intriguing chemistries, and what they believe governments should do to advance battery research. more..
Department of Transportation Releases New Rule On Transport Of Lithium Batteries-BATTERY POWER NEWS | On March 6, the Department of Transportation Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration released an interim final rule on enhanced safety provisions for transporting lithium batteries. The rule added additional marking and labeling requirements for lithium battery shipments transported by road, rail and air. more..
High-Intensity X-Rays Reveal Lithium Ion Gradient Formation During Fast Charging-BATTERY POWER NEWS | Researchers from Argonne National Laboratory have used high-intensity X-rays to quantify how lithium ions arrange themselves into the graphite anode during a fast charge, revealing discrete “phases” that can be monitored during charging and discharging of Li-ion batteries. The work was published last month in Energy & Environmental Science. more..
Lithium Vs. Lead: New Markets And Old StrongholdsAugust 27, 2018 | BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | Let’s be clear, the Lead-Acid (Pb) battery is still the mainstay of many battery applications such as starting your car, backing up a server-farm or telephon...
The Battcon Stationary Battery Conference, April 23-26, 2019, is a high-energy mix of industry-specific presentations, panels, seminars and workshops, plus a trade show in Orlando, FL. Battcon offers an intense learning experience where industry experts, engineers and stationary battery users are provided a forum to gather, network and discuss the latest in research and development. Register now at Battcon.com.
Battery Separators Market by Battery Type, End-use Industry, Material And Region - Global Forecast to 2022
The global battery separator market is projected to reach USD 5.13 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 12.5%, from USD 2.85 billion in 2017. Stringent government regulations regarding reduction of carbon emission, inclination of automotive manufacturers toward production of EVs, and rising demand for smartphones due to rapid urbanization are the key factors that are driving the demand for battery separators. Moreover, increasing industrialization and higher dependency on technology leads to a demand for consumer electronics, and constant development in these areas has further increased the adoption of compact batteries. This, in turn, is expected to fuel the demand for battery separators. However, low heat resistance of battery separator materials and various reported cases of battery failures could lead to a lower the consumption of battery separators.