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Energy Storage Will Fundamentally Change the Energy Landscape

Our guest blogger Niamh Owen-McLaughlin, communications officer for the Consortium for Battery Innovation...

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September 9, 2020

Young scientist working on lead battery innovation
Young Scientists Set Sights on Advancing Lead Batteries; DOE Award Funds Research

Lead batteries may be a 160-year-old proven technology, but their unlocked potential is drawing new interest...

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August 28, 2020

Lead Battery Industry Meets Heightened Safety Needs Beyond Annual Safe + Sound Week

Safety is always a top priority for the lead battery manufacturing and recycling industry. It’s...

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August 10, 2020

Industry Expert Shares Best Battery Management Practices with Local Governments Group

Proper battery management is on the agenda for local governments, and rightly so. Most essential products and...

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June 29, 2020

Failure is Not an Option: Telecom Trusts Lead Batteries for Reliable Service During Crises

In a world reliant on mobile phones, a service interruption can be more than an inconvenience. It can be...

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May 18, 2020

Earth Day 2020: We Salute Those Working to Stop Climate Change and COVID-19

Earth Day 2020 comes at a time of two converging crises – COVID-19 and climate change. We’re proud that...

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April 20, 2020

Thank You to Our Workers! Lead Battery Industry Ensures “Essential Service” During COVID-19...

COVID-19 has disrupted – if not completely halted – our lives in profound ways. While some of us can work...

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March 30, 2020

Data Centers Trust Lead Batteries to Protect Data “Tsunami” in Progress

What began as a data trickle a few decades ago has grown into a full-fledged data tsunami. Consider this:...

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March 3, 2020

Capitol Hill Briefing Confirms Criticality of Energy Storage in Climate Change Mitigation, Data...

An expert panel briefed policymakers on the role of energy storage in the transition to electrification and...

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February 18, 2020

National Battery Day on Capitol Hill 2020

A timely discussion on the latest research and practical applications of lead batteries to meet multiple...

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February 13, 2020

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Carole Mars The Sustainability Consortium Director

The high recycling rate of U.S. lead batteries means a large percent of U.S. lead battery manufacturing supply chain inputs (73% of its lead) are sourced from domestic recyclers.

Dr. Carole Mars, Director of Technical Development and Innovation, The Sustainability Consortium