EBA250 NEWS

Tesla plans to build its Gigafactory 4 in Germany

Tesla will expand its global manufacturing network with a gigafactory near Berlin, Germany. Batteries and powertrains will be made there in addition to cars, beginning with the Model Y crossover,...

Grid scale storage taking off in the US

Battery installations in existing plants are replacing fossil peak generators in several big cities in the US. Latest announcement is from New York. Read more

Election of the first Governing Board of BatteRIes Europe

The European Technology and Innovation Platform on Batteries, BatteRIes Europe, held its first General Assembly on 22 October in Brussels, Belgium. Following the launch of the platform in June, the...

Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019 rewards the development of lithium-ion batteries

John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino are the Nobel laureates in chemistry for 2019 for their work on lithium-ion batteries that allowed to open for a technical...

The European Battery Alliance and EIT InnoEnergy launch the Business Investment Platform

Co-designed by industrial players and public and private financial institutions, the BIP accelerates transactions in the European battery value chain. Today at the 6th EBA250 stakeholder meeting, EIT InnoEnergy has...

Maroš Šefčovič confirmed VP in charge of the European Battery Alliance

EBA250 wants to congratulate Vice President Šefčovič , who yesterday was confirmed as the VP in charge of the European Battery Alliance in the new European Commission. We are convinced...

Volkswagen ID.3: the symbol of a new era

The launch of Volkswagen ID.3 marks another landmark in the transition to electromobility. This era includes affordable electric vehicles and moreover a strong commitment from one of the leading automobile manufacturers...

Residential storage in Europe to grow 500% by 2024

Battery storage can serve on any level of the electricity grid. The article describes the role that can be played by residential storage. This is a clear indication on how...

Why energy storage is proving even more disruptive than cheap renewables

The price for renewable energy production in the form of solar and wind has dropped dramatically for quite some time now and became competitive with fossil energy. But the missing...

Cobalt, nickel, other battery metals face supply crunch by 2020s

Battery minerals will become “the new oil” as electrification of the transport sector is accelerating. This highlights the importance of domestic mineral resources for Europe. The European Battery Alliance encourages...

UPCOMING EBA250 EVENTS

2020
24
Nov
European Conference on Batteries

Within the framework of the German EU Council Presidency, the Federal Ministry for Economic…

Online, Conference
2020
25
Nov
Iberian Battery Summit

The first EIT InnoEnergy Iberian Summit on Batteries will showcase and discuss new, innovative industrial and…

Online, Webinars
2020
30
Nov
Mines & Money Online Connect

The Mines and Money Online Connect event series is specifically designed to aide institutional investors…

Online, Event

PAST EBA250 EVENTS

2020
24
Nov
Geothermal lithium and sustainable battery production in the EU

Welcome to this webinar organised by the European Geothermal Energy Council (EGEC) Lithium-ion batteries…

Online, Webinar
2020
16
Nov
SME assembly 2020

Welcome to the 2020 SME assembly – the most significant event for small and…

Online, Conference
2020
10
Nov
Digital launch of the first Competitiveness progress report

Welcome to the digital launch of the first Competitiveness progress report and its underpinning…

Online,
2020
4
Nov
TBB.Connect

Your digital meeting point for the trusted sustainable energy ecosystem EIT InnoEnergy’s TBB.Connect! from…

Online, Conference & Exhibition
2020
18
Nov
Battery Manufacturing Powers Up: Transatlantic Catch-Up and Cooperation

Welcome to a webinar oragniased by the US-based ITIF on the transatlantic cooperation The…

Online, Webinar
2020
28
Oct
EU-India Webinar on Energy Storage

Welcome to the webinar on Energy Storage in India under the EU Clean Energy…

Online, Webinar
2020
27
Oct
IndTech2020

Digital Conference on Industrial Technologies 2020 – “Transition to Sustainable Prosperity” Industrial technologies play…

Online, Conference
2020
29
Oct
People Power for the Battery Value Chain – from Education and Research to Implementation

Welcome to a serie of workshops organised by Batteries Europe, the technology and innovation…

Online, Workshop
2020
19
Oct
What Makes Us Different? Europe’s Efforts on Addressing Cross-cutting Topics

Welcome to a serie of workshops organised by Batteries Europe, the technology and innovation…

Online, Workshop
2020
1
Oct
State of Play of Batteries in Europe: Are We Facing the Challenge?

Welcome to a serie of workshops organised by Batteries Europe, the technology and innovation…

Online, Workshop
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