CNBC reported a Chinese company will provide bankruptcy financing for battery maker A123 Systems (NASDAQ:AONE) after a Delaware judge approved the move.
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Reuters reported a Chinese automaker bid $465 million bid for bankrupt A123 Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:AONE).
The recent acquisition of Talison Lithium has given Rockwood Holdings new dominance in the lithium sector.
An American lithium company's inking of three big deals with Chinese battery manufacturers shows the strength of Chinese demand for the battery ingredient.
Ambitious targets for adoption of electric vehicles may not meet the lithium industry's expectations.
Electric bicycle sales volumes are driven by macroeconomic trends in developing markets combined with demand for convenient and low-cost transportation. These factors could lead to global sales of almost 48 million vehicles per year by 2018.
China has strong potential to advance progress on lithium battery chemistries as to date the country has demonstrated the largest dollar-value contribution towards research of this objective. If Chinese research generates a positive result, there will be global energy implications.
The goal of manufacturing an affordable five-passenger electric vehicle that meets the distance range requirements of average American consumers and has a fast-charging ability and payback time of less than five years is at the center of President Obama’s ambitious EV Everywhere program.
A German university is launching a research project to develop an aqueous lithium battery. This research could have global energy implications for lithium investors and industry stakeholders if it generates a positive result.
Research released from universities in the United States and China compared health impacts of lithium battery powered electric vehicles with conventional vehicles across 34 major urban centers in China. The lithium battery powered electric vehicle research was a collaborative effort from universities in Minnesota, Tennessee, and China evaluating the health impacts from the use of lithium battery powered electric vehicles compared with conventional vehicles.