Thursday 21 March 2024
Samsung SDI to mass-produce 46-phi cylindrical battery with GM
Battery maker Samsung SDI will work with General Motors to begin volume production of the 46-phi cylindrical batteries. South Korea-based ET News reported that the pair plans...
Monday 18 March 2024
InterBattery recap: Samsung SDI will mass-produce 46-phi battery in 2025
Samsung SDI accelerates the development of a new-generation cylindrical battery 46-phi, which has a 46mm diameter. The company will begin volume production as early as 2025. The media...
Friday 8 March 2024
Panasonic considers growing EV battery production in US to supply Tesla Cybertruck
While demand for battery EVs has slowed, sources said that Tesla supplier Panasonic plans to increase battery investment in Kansas, the US.
Wednesday 21 February 2024
LGES 46800 battery reportedly to first power Tesla Cybertruck
South Korea-based LG Energy Solution has revealed a schedule for the volume production of its 46800 battery, which will likely first support Tesla. Media reported that EV makers Rivian...
Monday 19 February 2024
LGES to mass-produce 46800 battery as soon as August, likely supplies beyond Tesla
LG Energy Solution (LGES) will start the mass production of its 46800 batteries in August 2024 at the soonest. Besides Tesla, the battery maker has been in touch with other customers...
Thursday 14 December 2023
LGES reportedly to build 46-series cylindrical battery production line in Nanjing
LG Energy Solution is said to have shifted its focus to 46-series battery cells, which are 46mm in diameter. Industry sources in South Korea said the battery maker is working on a...
Tuesday 19 September 2023
Nio, Svolt Energy reportedly to set up JV to develop cylindrical batteries
Chinese electric vehicle (EV) company Nio is reportedly planning to set up a joint venture with Svolt Energy Technology to jointly develop large cylindrical batteries with the aim...
Monday 19 June 2023
Tesla and Volkswagen reach milestone in respective battery technologies
Carmakers are scaling up their battery technologies to support the growing EV business. Tesla just announced the output of its 4680 battery cell had achieved 10 million at Gigafactory...
Monday 12 June 2023
Tesla reportedly to expand 4680 cell production in California
More self-made 4680 battery cells will likely come to Tesla. The EV giant is reportedly leasing a facility in Fremont, California, to grow production for the cylindrical batteries...
Wednesday 16 February 2022
Delivery of Tesla Model Y with 4680 battery expected by end of 1Q22
Tesla is expected to deliver the first batch of Model Y electric vehicles (EVs) equipped with 4680 batteries at the end of this quarter, according to reports.