Monthly Archives: February 2015

Apple puts batteries at the centre of its EV masterplan

Apple Inc is being sued by lithium-ion battery producer A123 Systems for “systematically” poaching employees to establish a new battery division, expected to power the company’s foray into the electric vehicle (EV) sector. The venture, reportedly named Project Titan, has already seen Apple recruit “hundreds of employees” according to the Wall Street Journal. The law […]

Benchmark to speak at Phoenix battery event

Benchmark Mineral Intelligence will be in Phoenix, Arizona, USA in on 17-19 February 2015 after being invited to speak at the annual conference of The National Alliance for Advanced Technology Batteries (NAATBatt). Simon Moores will part of a panel discussion: Costs Trends In Lithium-ion Components together with: Pierre-Jean Arvers, President of Digatron Power Electronics Inc. John Dispennette, Sales Engineer for Manz USA Sonny Wu, […]