Electrification: Opportunities and Obstacles for Battery Recycling
The world is experiencing a profound energy transition. Industrial manufacturers across the globe are swapping combustion fuels for electricity in line with global ambitions to decarbonize energy supply and improve energy productivity. But as we look ahead to a world in which the industrial sector is becoming increasingly electrified, one issue is battery recycling.
Self-monitored, safe and smart batteries
Outsmarting thermal runaway through predictive maintenance is within everybody's benefit. Just like gold, the battery industry has been around for a long time now, and the users are naturally questioning, "can there be a new, or better element fully replacing them?", and just like for gold, for batteries as well we can answer with a question "is what we have now so bad, or did we never use them properly?"
Prince International Appoints D. Michael Wilson as Chief Executive Officer
Prince International Corporation ("Prince") announced the appointment of D. Michael Wilson as its Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. Mr. Wilson will also serve as a director of Prince's parent entity ASP Prince Holdings, LLC. He replaces B. Christopher DiSantis, a Managing Director of American Securities LLC, who has been serving as interim CEO. Prince is majority owned by affiliates of American Securities, a leading U. S private equity firm.
Lithium Werks Achieves IATF 16949 and Renews ISO 9001
Lithium Werks is pleased to announce that it has renewed its long-standing ISO 9001 certification, now valid through late 2023, and upgraded the prior TS 16949:2009 Automotive Quality Certification to the new IATF 16949:2016 certification, registered with BSI (British Standards Institute), for the Changzhou Electrode Coating and Cell Assembly plants.
TRIO 1500 V DC/DC converter
Phoenix Contact's newest TRIO DC/DC converter accepts an extremely wide input range of 510 V DC to 1650 V DC and converts that voltage to a regulated 24 V DC. This high-voltage range makes it ideal for solar and railway applications, but the converter can be used anywhere that requires conversion of a high DC voltage to a stable 24 V DC output.
Falcon Electric Publishes Informative Guide on Selecting a Safe Lithium Battery for UPS Battery Backup
Falcon Electric, Inc., a leading manufacturer of award-winning Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), today issues a helpful guide on lithium-ion battery types and why lithium iron phosphate (LiFePO4) is the safer choice for a UPS battery backup system.