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TERREPOWER launches solar panel recycling line

TERREPOWER said it offers complete separation of solar panel materials such as aluminum, glass, precious metals, silicon, plastic and components.

Recycled Rubber Coalition white paper examines EV impact on scrapped tires

The Coalition estimates there will be a 12% increase in the number of scrap tires that will be produced as drivers transition to EVs.

Most U.S. adults are concerned about how we dispose of EV batteries

Seventy-one percent of U.S. adults surveyed say they worry about improper EV battery disposal.

Toyota expands battery recycling network

Toyota partnered with Cirba Solutions to optimize its logistics network for end-of-life EV battery collection.

Toyota expands partnership with Redwood

The agreement builds on the collaboration with Redwood announced last year for battery collection and recycling of Toyota EV batteries.

Swedish researchers develop efficient metal recycling method

Chalmers University researchers used oxalic acid to recover 100% aluminum and 98% lithium from electric car batteries.

Chalmers Tech research
Ascend Elements, Koura partner on Li-Ion recycling project

The companies will collaborate on commercializing Hydro-to-Anode technology, providing a sustainable source of graphite.

TerrePower accelerates solar panel reuse industry in Tennessee

The company remanufactures used solar panels to enable second-life usage, selling them as a more affordable solution.

B2U second-life EV battery storage goes live in California

The Sierra hybrid storage facility is interconnected to the grid, selling power into California’s wholesale power market.

Honda, Ascend Elements partner on EV battery materials

Ascend Elements has recycled used lithium-ion batteries for American Honda Motor Co. since 2021.

Tevva, Ecobat partner on EV battery repair, recycling

Ecobat says it will ensure Tevva’s lithium-ion batteries are handled, diagnosed and repaired effectively.

The EV battery materials sourcing problem

What innovations could help lessen the detrimental impacts stemming from EV battery manufacturing?