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July 2, 2018 7:00 AM Nissan Pulls Plug on Battery-Business Sale

China’s GSR Capital couldn’t provide the necessary funds for deal, Nissan says TOKYO— Nissan Motor Co. NSANY 0.10% said it scrapped a plan to sell its battery business to GSR Capital after the Chinese investment firm was unable to pay for the deal. The companies agreed in August last year that GSR Capital would buy the majority of Nissan’s electric-car 65

July 2, 2018 1:19 AM Nissan cancels potential $1 billion sale of battery unit to China's GSR

TOKYO (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co (7201.T) has canceled a potential $1 billion sale of its electric battery business to GSR Capital, citing a lack of funds with the Chinese investment firm to make the purchase. The Japanese automaker had announced in August last year its plan to sell Automotive Energy Supply Corp, which includes battery plants in the United 79

June 28, 2018 8:45 AM Panasonic flags battery cell shortages as Tesla Model 3 output picks up

TOKYO (Reuters) - A pickup in production of Tesla Inc’s (TSLA.O) Model 3 cars, after earlier delays, has resulted in occasional battery cell shortages, a Panasonic Corp (6752.T) official said on Thursday in a sign Tesla is in overdrive to meet its end-June forecast. Silicon Valley tech billionaire and Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk earlier this month 81

June 28, 2018 3:23 AM Panasonic flags battery shortages as Tesla Model 3 output picks up

TOKYO (Reuters) - A senior Panasonic Corp official on Thursday said a pickup in production of Tesla Inc’s Model 3 cars, after earlier delays, has resulted in occasional battery shortages. “There has been a sharp improvement in production equipment and we are now occasionally having battery shortages,” Yoshio Ito, head of Panasonic’s automotive business 50

April 13, 2018 11:39 AM Surging Demand for Lithium Spurs Interest in European Mines

Prices for the metal, used in batteries for everything from mobile phones to electric cars, more than doubled in past two years BERLIN—Rocketing demand and prices for lithium, coupled with China’s stranglehold on supply, are reviving interest in mining Europe’s reserves of the coveted metal some call white petroleum. Prices for lithium used in the batteries 79

March 2, 2018 9:37 AM AutoSleep Tracker for Watch 4+

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March 1, 2018 9:41 PM Jaguar reveals first-ever electric SUV

Jaguar has unveiled its first electric vehicle, the I-Pace SUV. Like the concept vehicle, the I-Pace has a very short hood allowing for as much room as possible inside. The I-Pace will have only two rows of seats, not three like the larger Tesla Model X. A glass sunroof runs the length of the roof. The I-Pace will have an estimated driving range of 240 miles 195

February 12, 2018 9:17 PM Big Batteries Are Taking a Bite Out of the Power Market

Batteries charged by renewable energy are nibbling at power plants that generate extra surges of electricity during peak hours Giant batteries charged by renewable energy are beginning to nibble away at a large market: The power plants that generate extra surges of electricity during peak hours. Known as peakers, the natural-gas-fired plants are expensive 41

February 11, 2018 11:10 PM There’s a Global Race to Control Batteries—and China Is Winning

Chinese companies dominate the lithium-ion battery production process, which starts in Congo and ends up in a phone or electric car KOLWEZI, Democratic Republic of Congo—Miners push bicycles piled high with bags of a grayish-blue ore along a dusty road to a makeshift market. There, they line up at wholesalers with nicknames such as Crazy Jack and Boss Lee. Most of the buyers 63

February 10, 2018 8:52 AM Israel Says it Has Carried Out a 'Large Scale Attack' Against Iranian Targets in Syria

(JERUSALEM) — The Israeli military shot down an Iranian drone that infiltrated the country early Saturday before launching “large-scale attack” on at least a dozen Iranian targets in Syria. Israel called it a “severe and irregular violation of Israeli sovereignty.” The military said its planes faced massive anti-aircraft fire from Syria that forced two pilots 61