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Element 25 secures U.S. site for HPMSM refinery

The agreement includes terms for E25 to acquire the land, and to establish essential utility and service agreements.

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Hankook ups stake in TMS company, Hanon Systems

Hankook & Company Group said it will hold a 50.53% stake in Hanon Systems and take management rights as the largest shareholder.

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BorgWarner announces additional eMotor business

The company says its HVH220 eMotor offers high power and torque density, enhanced efficiency and durability.

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Natron Energy begins commercial-scale production of sodium-ion batteries

Natron has invested over $40 million to upgrade the facility and convert existing lithium-ion battery manufacturing lines to sodium-ion battery production.

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TIA’s EV Advisory Council tours Midtronics HQ

The agenda included a council meeting, a facility tour and a demonstration led by the Midtronics EV platform team.

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Why LEDs are the ideal choice for EV lighting

Advancements in LED and other lighting technologies allow brighter light to be produced from smaller fixtures.

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Pirelli P Zero R, P Zero Trofeo RS picked for Porsche Taycan restyling

Both tires feature the Elect marking on the sidewall, indicating a tire that suits the characteristics of EVs.

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Mahle secures orders for thermal management modules

Mahle said the modular design approach enables smaller installation spaces and drastically reduces assembly expenditures.

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LG Energy Solution’s $5.5B battery facility to be completed by 2026

LG Energy Solution said the cylindrical battery plant, called LG Energy Solution Arizona, will produce 46-Series batteries for EVs.

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Why a 12-volt battery is still essential in EVs

A device similar to an alternator, called a DC-DC converter, charges the 12-volt battery from the high-voltage battery pack.

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How important is regenerative braking for EVs?

Regenerative braking helps to increase the overall efficiency and range of the EV, increasing the range of an EV by up to 20%.

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Eaton to open Dominican Republic assembly plant to meet EV demand

The company said this project will increase supplies of Eaton’s Bussmann series fuses, which provide safety functionality in EVs.

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