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News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
January 8, 2020  

Li-Cycle completes first commercial shipment of recycled battery material

Mississauga company’s unique process removes metals such as cobalt, nickel and lithium for reuse.

News Manufacturing General
September 5, 2019  

Walmart places $7.3M order for Electrovaya forklift battery systems

Will convert all the forklifts at two of its distribution centres to Mississauga manufacturer’s drop-in lithium ion technology.

News Electronics Energy Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
August 9, 2017  

Electrovaya gets $3.8M to develop Li-Ion batteries for commercial vehicles

Funding made available by Sustainable Development Technology Canada.

Feature Manufacturing General Sustainability
March 17, 2017  

Dal’s battery man: Jeff Dahn awarded the Herzberg medal

The researcher was awarded the $1 million Herzberg medal recognizing his efforts to improve lithium-ion batteries.

Feature Electronics Energy Manufacturing Business Operations General Sustainability
February 20, 2017  

Electrovaya: Charging a greener future

Electrovaya is confident its safer and greener technology will overcome concerns about the promising battery technology.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 5, 2017  

Tesla begins making battery cells at massive Nevada factory

Massive Gigafactory coming online in phases, targeting full operation in 2018.

News Energy Manufacturing General Technology
August 16, 2016  

Electrovaya introduces next-gen lithium ion energy cell

LC-44 from Litarion subsidiary features higher energy density and longer cycle life.

News Manufacturing Metals General
June 23, 2016  

Proposal to build Quebec graphite mine, world’s largest

Material used in lithium-ion batteries used in electric vehicles.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability Technology
January 12, 2016  

Electrovaya gets $23M order for 40 Litacell-LC40s

German subsidiary Litarion wins order for 40 of the lithium ion cells

News Manufacturing General
July 2, 2015  

Orbite, NRC to benchmark HPA in Li-ion batteries

NRC scientists will characterize various separator formulations.

Feature Manufacturing Transportation General Operations Production Sustainability
March 19, 2015  

Green power for forklifts

Electrovaya’s green tech will be field tested by Mondelez’s distribution centre forklifts to reduce emissions and improve productivity.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
March 10, 2015  

Aircraft makers urge ban on lithium battery shipments

Recent testing shows the batteries emit explosive gases when overheated.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General Technology
July 18, 2014  

Bombardier APU passes extreme cold-weather test

System is a progression towards a ‘more electric aircraft’.

Feature Energy Manufacturing Business Operations General Sustainability Technology
June 19, 2014  

Corvus Energy: Riding the waves of growth

Lithium-ion energy storage systems drive commercial success

News General
December 5, 2013  

SolarCity offering Tesla batteries to businesses for backup power

Offered first to commercial customers, pilot program underway for residential use.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
August 20, 2013  

Tesla Model S is North America’s safest vehicle with 5-star NHTSA rating

Electric vehicle sweeps all safety subcategories and registers top marks overall.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
April 26, 2013  

JAL to resume 787 flights once battery repairs are made

System being installed to reduce fire risk from lithium ion batteries.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 12, 2013  

Boeing conducts 2nd 787 test flight as battery probe continues

Test flight proves uneventful; plane maker has no more test flights scheduled.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
February 8, 2013  

Gov’t approval of 787’s batteries should be reconsidered: NTSB

Boeing will start test flights under limited circumstances with special safeguards.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Technology
February 6, 2013  

Lithium batteries not necessarily unsafe in aviation: NTSB chairman

Manufacturers must build in reliable safeguards, says the top of the US’s leading aviation safety agency.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
January 30, 2013  

US safety regulator wants Dreamliner battery history

Japanese airlines had to replace lithium-ions before recent overheating problems.

News Aerospace Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
January 28, 2013  

Boeing 787 battery probe shifts to monitoring system

No evidence GS Yuasa battery is the problem’s source.

News Aerospace Electronics Business Operations Operations Production Technology
January 22, 2013  

FAA tries to keep pace as more advanced technology takes to the air

After Boeing 787 grounding, experts question the authority’s ability to keep up with the way planes are built today.

News Aerospace Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
January 21, 2013  

Investigators check out maker of grounded 787 Boeing lithium ion batteries

Focus is on Japanese manufacturer and wiring or other charging problems.

News Operations Sustainability
November 14, 2012  

Electrovaya launches home energy storage system

Takes power from solar panels or grid, will save money during peak use.

News Automotive Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
September 5, 2012  

Electrovaya acquires majority in EU lithium ion battery maker

Norwegian MBG has invested $30 million in EV and other apps.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations Operations Production
August 17, 2012  

Catalyst Paper sells Elk Falls site for $8.6M

Buyer says acquisition will create 400 jobs.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
August 10, 2012  

Battery breakthrough could boost range of electric cars

GM-backed Envia Systems says it’s potentially good for 320 kilometres.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Sustainability Technology
April 11, 2012  

Ontario mining firm produces spherical graphite for EV batteries

Northern Graphite looks to boost Canadian spherical graphite market, relieving dependence on Chinese producers.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Production
January 23, 2012  

Demand for lithium-ion batteries exploding 447%

DC Energy Insights is predicting global production of lithium-ion batteries will almost quadruple in 2012 to feed growing demand generated by plug-in vehicles and stationary storage.

News Automotive Energy Transportation Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
December 1, 2011  

BMW and Toyota team to develop green vehicle batteries

The German automaker will also supply Toyota with diesel engines

News Sustainability
August 24, 2011  

$7.6M project provides new life to used EV batteries

Electrovaya is launching a $7.6 million project that will put end-of-use electric vehicle batteries to work as part of a utility sized stationary battery system.