China’s Yuan Strengthens as Reserve Currency Despite Trade War

The Chinese yuan has strengthened its position among global reserve currencies, rising to 1.84 … [Read more...]

Battery Recycling and Safety Issues

As battery engineering and technology continue to evolve, the safety of battery recycling is top of … [Read more...]

Smartphones Need Cobalt — but It’s Mined by Children

A rush is on for cobalt, a relatively rare metal that powers technologies like Tesla vehicles and … [Read more...]

“Flow Battery” Could Power Green Homes When The Sun Goes Down

With solar and wind electricity prices plunging, the hunt is on for cheap batteries to store all … [Read more...]

Waste Managers Putting Out Fires

Waste service providers are participating in a national campaign to educate customers on proper … [Read more...]

ABC Captures US Military Battery R&D Contract

Advanced Battery Concepts (ABC) has secured a contract that paves the way for it to supply batteries … [Read more...]

Where to Find the Best Deal on Batteries

If you’re looking for the best AA batteries, look no further than the house brand at one of money … [Read more...]

Trade Tariff Won’t Hurt Batteries— Yet

The United States government has fired a very small warning shot in its so-called trade war with … [Read more...]

China Puts Responsibility for Battery Recycling on Makers of Electric Vehicles

China will make manufacturers of electric vehicles (EV) responsible for setting up facilities to … [Read more...]

Responsible Battery Coalition Aims to Collect 2m Spent Batteries

A group of lead battery makers, recyclers, retailers and users launched an initiative on February 14 … [Read more...]