Solvay is reinforcing its leadership in the lithium-ion battery
market by more than doubling its production capacity of high performance
polymer SOLEF polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) at its production site in
Lexus introduced its first battery electric vehicle (BEV), the UX 300e,
at the Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition, which is being
held in Guangzhou, China, from November 22 to December 1, 2019.
In the umbrella concept “Research Fab Battery”, German scientists want
to develop novel batteries that are capable of storing at least 70% more
energy for electric vehicles and smartphones than conventional
lithium-ion solutions while maintaining the same volume.