EBA250 NEWS

Seat to produce BEVs in Spanish main plant from 2025

According to the European Commission, the EU has a set target to cut greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40% of 1990 levels by 2030. If achieved, this would result...

Austria boosts EV and charge point subsidies

As emphasized recently in our post on EV charging infrastructure, the eagerness to reduce urban air pollution and green house gas emissions spurs political support for boosting electrification of transport...

Nordic Battery Scene: speech from Maroš Šefčovič

Since its launch in 2017, the European Battery Alliance has attracted more than 440 industrial and innovation actors and some 100 billion euros in investment with the objective to build...

A new regulatory framework on batteries to reach Europe’s sustanibility goals

A new EBA250 meeting was held virtually on 1 July 2020 on the topic of sustainability legislation for batteries in Europe and its impact on the European battery industry. More...

EV charging infrastructure: a growing part of the electricity system

While total car sales dropped in many countries already in 2019, and even more in the first part of 2020, electric cars sold better. The global market size and most...

Towards a fully integrated supply chain in Europe

Access to sustainable raw materials is not only an important cornerstone in building a European battery value chain. It is also a strategic security question for Europe’s ambition to deliver...

Umicore secures EIB loan of €125M for battery components factory in Poland

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a €125M loan with Umicore to finance the construction of a cathode material manufacturing facility in Poland. The cathode materials will be supplied...

How stationary batteries further trigger the storage boom

With the widespread adoption of renewable energy resources, energy storage is becoming a key necessity for power balancing and increased flexibility. Renewable energy sources are intermittent by nature, producing energy...

Accelerating battery recycling

Accessing secondary raw materials through recycling in a circular economy of batteries is a prerequisite not only to secure access to valuable raw materials but also building more resilient supply...

Cessna Caravan plane completes first all-electric flight

We published recently an article on electric passenger planes and how they could be the next application for batteries. There is indeed much interesting development in this area looking at...

UPCOMING EBA250 EVENTS

2020
21
Sep
The Nordic Battery Scene

The transport sector represents 25 % of Europe’s CO2 emissions and sustainable mobility is…

Online, Online
2020
22
Sep
Sustainable Battery Production

TÜV SÜD together with EBA250 welcome you to attend a virtual event on sustainable…

Online, Online
2020
22
Sep
World Energy Storage Day Global Conference & Exhibition 2020

Join global thought leaders driving energy storage and EV industry on 22 September at…

Online, Online
2020
30
Sep
Ultracapacitors & the energy transition: unlocking new possibilitities through innovation

Safe, reliable energy storage devices, capable of high-power charging and discharging with long cycle…

Online, Online

PAST EBA250 EVENTS

2020
10
Sep
POSTPONED | Batteries: a European success story

Due to the today’s unforeseen events related to the EU-UK Withdrawal Agreement, the video…

Online, Online
2020
30
Jun
VDMA Virtual Battery Exhibition

We are happy to invite you to join the VDMA Virtual Battery Exhibition. Unveiling…

Online,
2020
18
May
Geothermal lithium projects in Europe

EGEC, the European Geothermal Energy Council, invites you to join a live Facebook interview…

Online, Facebook
2020
14
May
Collection & Recycling – Circular Economy in the Battery Industry

RECHARGE, the Advanced Rechargeable & Lithium Batteries Association, organises a virtual roundtable discussion with…

Online,
2020
5
May
EU Sustainability Legislation for Batteries: The Dos and Don’ts

RECHARGE, the Advanced Rechargeable & Lithium Batteries Association, organises a virtual roundtable discussion with…

Online,
2020
17
Mar
CANCELLED – 7th EBA250 Stakeholders’ Meeting

After due considerations and large efforts to uphold and execute the 7th EBA250 Stakeholder meeting…

Brussels, Belgium
2019
10
Oct
Mission 10.000: Batteries Conference

EBA250 will be presenting a speech on the progress of creating a European Battery…

Braga, Portugal
2019
3
Oct
The Business Booster 2019

EBA250 team will be present at The Business Booster – the annual two-day international…

Paris, France
2019
25
Sep
6th EBA250 Stakeholders Meeting

The next EBA250 meeting will be held in Brussels on Wednesday, September 25th 2019….

Brussels, Belgium
2019
18
Jun
Battery Ecosystem Accelerator Of Norway kick-off meeting

BEACON – Battery Ecosystem ACcelerator Of Norway – is an exciting new initiative to…

Trondheim, Norway
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