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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

Q&A with Dr. Venkat Srinivasan, Director of ACCESS and Deputy Director of JCESR, Argonne...

The U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. lead battery industry are collaborating on a first-ever initiative...

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June 10, 2020

Q&A with Dr. Tim Fister, Materials Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory

The U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. lead battery industry are currently collaborating on a first-ever...

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March 10, 2020

Top 10 Facts to Celebrate During National Battery Week!

Fascinating list of Top Ten lead battery facts released today by the trade association Battery Council...

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February 20, 2020

Battery Executive Shares Perspective on Global Battery Growth

Guest blogger and battery executive David Shaffer provides an overview of the exponential growth in the...

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February 17, 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

Circular Economy, Manufacturing, Recycling, Sustainable
A Chemist’s View on Recycling: New Battery Chemistries Can Learn from Lead Batteries’ Circular...

August 29, 2019 As the planet warms and governments create mandates for decarbonization, the lead battery...

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August 26, 2019

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Dr. John Uhrie, Doe Run

With improved cooperation among stakeholders, increased research funding, and by following the circular economy example of lead batteries, the U.S. can regain domestic supply chain security and advance a low-carbon and renewable energy future.

Dr. John Uhrie, Vice President of Exploration, Research and Technical Development, The Doe Run Company