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Lead Battery Industry Contributes to Aid Efforts for Families Displaced by the Invasion of Ukraine...

BCI’s members have collectively donated more than $430,000 to groups working at the Ukrainian borders to...

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May 2, 2022

New Electric Vehicle Information Brief Educates Policymakers on Need for Battery Investment to Aid...

A new, online information brief to aid policymakers in their funding decisions for advanced battery R&D was...

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March 8, 2022

National Battery Day Is February 18 – A Time To Recognize Lead Batteries’ Importance to a...

On National Battery Day, we celebrate the contributions of the reliable and proven lead battery, a unique...

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February 18, 2022

National Battery Week Webinar: Industry Experts Discuss U.S. Advanced Batteries and their Role to...

In the lead up to National Battery Day, February 18, BCI has released a new webinar integral to federal...

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February 15, 2022

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Essential Energy Everyday’s Redesigned Website Wins Gold in 2021 MarCom Awards

Essential Energy Everyday (EEE) has been recognized again for its highly engaging website redesign. EEE...

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December 7, 2021

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Battery Industry Announces On-Demand Webinars to Aid Policymakers’ Understanding of Energy...

Battery Council International has launched a series of short webinars on subjects integral to federal policy...

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November 2, 2021

EEE Website Wins Gold Awards
Essential Energy Everyday Website Captures Two Golds at 2021 dotCOMM Awards

While athletes were being awarded in Tokyo, another big winner was accepting gold closer to home. Essential...

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August 12, 2021

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Lead Battery Manufacturers, Argonne National Laboratory and The University of Toledo Join Forces

A cohort of U.S. lead battery companies today announced a collaboration with the U.S. Department of Energy's...

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July 29, 2021

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Statement from Battery Council International on New DOE “Long Duration Storage Shot” Program

Today DOE Secretary Jennifer Granholm announced the U.S. DOE’s new goals to reduce the cost of grid-scale,...

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July 14, 2021

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Lead Battery Industry Releases Innovation Roadmap to Strengthen U.S. Energy Sector Infrastructure

As lawmakers work to strengthen infrastructure within the energy sector, batteries have emerged as a critical...

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July 14, 2021

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Venkat Srinivasan from the Argonne Collaborative Center

The lead acid battery ... is legendary. We can recycle 95+ percent of [these] batteries all across the world. It's a very safe chemistry, ... [and] we understand how to use it very, very well.

Dr. Venkat Srinivasan, Director, Argonne Collaborative Center for Energy Storage Science