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China's CATL plans first automotive sodium-ion battery in 2023

Sodium-ion batteries do not contain lithium, cobalt or nickel

Daimler Truck 'all in' on green energy as it targets costs

Aims for zero-emission vehicles to make up 60% of its sales by 2030, 100% by 2039

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Tesla in talks with China's EVE for low-cost battery supply deal, sources say

Tesla also sources from CATL and LG Chem for Chinese EVs

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China's CATL aims to make EVs drive further with new tech

Cells would be integrated into car's chassis

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Daimler deepens CATL alliance to build long-range, fast-charging EV batteries

400-plus miles of range: 'We intend to lead in battery technologies'

Daimler on Wednesday said it was deepening an alliance with Chinese battery maker CATL to deliver battery packs capable of giving Mercedes-Benz cars 700 kilometres of range at higher recharging speeds. Daimler already has battery cell supply deals with Korea's SK Innovation, LG Chem and Farasis in addition to China's Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL), as it plans to ramp up production of electric and hybrid vehicles. Wednesday's agreement with CATL said the partnership will include supply

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Honda is latest automaker to join forces with CATL for electric car batteries

CATL supplies Toyota, Tesla, VW, and is considering a North American plant

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China's CATL aims to raise $2.85 billion for EV battery projects

It would pay for a big expansion in production capacity

CATL , China's top electric vehicle battery maker, said it aims to raise up to 20 billion yuan ($2.85 billion) in a private placement of shares to fund its battery projects and boost working capital. The fundraising will help CATL to expand its battery-making capacity in Fujian, Jiangsu and Sichuan, as well as an energy storage research project, the company said in a filing to the Shenzhen stock exchange late Wednesday. In a separate filing on Wednesday, the battery maker said it pl

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Volvo signs billion-dollar EV battery deals with Asia's LG Chem, CATL

Volvo plans to get half its sales from fully electric cars by 2025

Volvo plans to get half its sales from fully electric cars by 2025.