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Solidion Technology Inc. Ready to Produce Sustainable Graphite Anode Materials, a Key Component in Lithium-ion Batteries

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

This US domestic facility will manufacture graphite anode materials primarily from biomass, an abundant and sustainable class of feedstock materials for battery-grade graphite production in North America.

Key Points: 
  • This US domestic facility will manufacture graphite anode materials primarily from biomass, an abundant and sustainable class of feedstock materials for battery-grade graphite production in North America.
  • According to Benchmark Mineral Intelligence1, the annual worldwide graphite demand in 2035 is forecast to be 12.4 million metric tons (7.2 million tons of natural graphite and 5.2 million tons of synthetic graphite).
  • As of 2022, the production capacity of the graphite industry was only 3.2 million tons per year.
  • By 2035, the world will need additional 97 natural graphite mines, each producing 56,000 tons, and additional 54 synthetic graphite factories, each producing 57,000 tons per year.

24M Technologies Unveils Eternalyte™ — a Powerful New Electrolyte That Increases Cycle Life of Lithium-Metal Batteries

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

The proprietary, liquid electrolyte formula will enable significant improvements in the cycle life and rate capability of lithium-metal batteries for electric vehicle, energy storage and consumer applications.

Key Points: 
  • The proprietary, liquid electrolyte formula will enable significant improvements in the cycle life and rate capability of lithium-metal batteries for electric vehicle, energy storage and consumer applications.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240213978873/en/
    Early test results show that Eternalyte™ enables substantial improvements in cycle life and rate capability for lithium-metal batteries.
  • (Graphic: Business Wire)
    This new innovation builds on the recent technology breakthroughs from 24M including 24M ETOP™, its electrode-to-pack battery technology, and 24M Impervio™ its new battery separator.
  • Eternalyte™ plays a key role in making that transformation happen by enabling high cycle life lithium-metal batteries,” said Naoki Ota, 24M President and CEO.

Philip R. Lane: Euro area international financial flows: analytical insights and measurement challenges

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

We document how gas price fluctuations have a heterogeneous pass-through to euro area prices depending on the underlying shock driving them.

Key Points: 
  • We document how gas price fluctuations have a heterogeneous pass-through to euro area prices depending on the underlying shock driving them.
  • Supply shocks, moreover, are found to pass through to all components of euro area inflation – producer prices, wages and core inflation, which has implications for monetary policy.

Mitra Chem Completes Successful Multi-ton LFP CAM Production; Begins Shipping Commercial Samples to Major Customers

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Monday, February 12, 2024

With these larger batches of production samples, Mitra Chem looks to launch into the North American market with IRA-compliant products.

Key Points: 
  • With these larger batches of production samples, Mitra Chem looks to launch into the North American market with IRA-compliant products.
  • LFP-based chemistries were over two-thirds of the Chinese battery production in 2023, and are quickly growing in adoption in Western markets.
  • "We are prioritizing rapid scale-up of LFP based on strong customer feedback," said Mitra Chem CEO Vivas Kumar.
  • With the company's rented manufacturing line and strategic market positioning, Mitra Chem is primed to meet the growing demand for high-quality, domestically sourced battery materials.

Business-Focused Energy Storage Live Online Course

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Monday, February 12, 2024

Energy storage differs from other energy technologies in the breadth and complexity of its addressable market and revenue opportunities.

Key Points: 
  • Energy storage differs from other energy technologies in the breadth and complexity of its addressable market and revenue opportunities.
  • So, if you are thinking of investing in or developing an energy storage business case, this course provides your essential grounding in the core issues.
  • A past attendees from Tuas Power Generation noted, "The course has been informative, very practical and covers a wide range of energy storage technology.
  • I will without a doubt recommend it to anyone interested in the interplay between energy storage systems, electricity networks and energy markets, policies, procurement and regulations.

Takeda Intends to Rapidly Initiate the First Global Phase 3 Trials of TAK-861, an Oral Orexin Agonist, in Narcolepsy Type 1 in First Half of Fiscal Year 2024

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

It is currently classified into two different types: narcolepsy type 1 (NT1) caused by significant loss of orexin neurons with resulting lack of orexin, and narcolepsy type 2 (NT2) where orexin levels are generally normal.

Key Points: 
  • It is currently classified into two different types: narcolepsy type 1 (NT1) caused by significant loss of orexin neurons with resulting lack of orexin, and narcolepsy type 2 (NT2) where orexin levels are generally normal.
  • Stimulating the orexin receptor 2 in NT1 patients targets the underlying pathophysiology of the disease to restore orexin signaling.
  • Based on these results, and in consultation with global health authorities, Takeda plans to initiate global Phase 3 trials of TAK-861 in NT1 rapidly in the first half of its fiscal year 2024.
  • Results from the Phase 2b trials have no impact on the full year consolidated reported forecast for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2024 (Fiscal Year 2023).

SOFAR Presents Poland with a Path to a Greener Future at ENEX 2024

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

In Poland, the growth of energy storage remains prominent in pace with the increasing solar installations.

Key Points: 
  • In Poland, the growth of energy storage remains prominent in pace with the increasing solar installations.
  • Catering to that, SOFAR PowerIn offers unparalleled flexibility as a C&I storage solution, which allows end-users to install the inverter first and add storage as needed.
  • SOFAR also rolls out other solutions including microinverter system PowerNano, 25K~50KTL inverter series, 350kW utility PV PowerMega, utility ESS PowerMaster, etc.
  • According to research institutes, SOFAR is the TOP2 inverter provider in Poland with a 1GW+ shipment of PV and hybrid inverter in 2022.

ESS Inc. Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2023 Financial Results Conference Call

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Tuesday, February 6, 2024

(“ESS,” “ESS Inc.”) ( NYSE:GWH ), a leading manufacturer of long-duration energy storage systems (LDES) for commercial and utility-scale applications, today announced that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, March 13, 2024 at 5:00 p.m. EDT to discuss financial results for its fourth quarter and full year 2023 ended December 31, 2023.

Key Points: 
  • (“ESS,” “ESS Inc.”) ( NYSE:GWH ), a leading manufacturer of long-duration energy storage systems (LDES) for commercial and utility-scale applications, today announced that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, March 13, 2024 at 5:00 p.m. EDT to discuss financial results for its fourth quarter and full year 2023 ended December 31, 2023.
  • The news release announcing the fourth quarter and full year 2023 financial results will be disseminated on March 13, 2024 after the market closes.
  • A telephone replay will be available until March 20, 2024, by dialing (866) 813-9403 in the U.S., or for international callers, +44 (204) 525-0658 with conference ID 769695.
  • A live webcast of the conference call will be available on ESS’ Investor Relations website at http://investors.essinc.com/ .

The Global Home Energy Management System Market Surges, the Market to Worth $9.41 Billion by 2029, More than $5 Billion Opportunities in the Next 6 Years - Arizton

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Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Thus, the increasing demand for smart home appliances is expected to increase the demand for home energy management systems.

Key Points: 
  • Thus, the increasing demand for smart home appliances is expected to increase the demand for home energy management systems.
  • However, the rise in new constructions in the residential sectors is underpinning the growth of the home energy management system market in Europe.
  • Precise estimation of market size: Accurate assessments of the home energy management system market size and its contribution and focusing on key market segments.
  • Competitive landscape analysis: A thorough examination of the market's competitive landscape is presented, including detailed information about companies operating in the home energy management system market.

The Global Home Energy Management System Market Surges, the Market to Worth $9.41 Billion by 2029, More than $5 Billion Opportunities in the Next 6 Years - Arizton

Retrieved on: 
Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Thus, the increasing demand for smart home appliances is expected to increase the demand for home energy management systems.

Key Points: 
  • Thus, the increasing demand for smart home appliances is expected to increase the demand for home energy management systems.
  • However, the rise in new constructions in the residential sectors is underpinning the growth of the home energy management system market in Europe.
  • Precise estimation of market size: Accurate assessments of the home energy management system market size and its contribution and focusing on key market segments.
  • Competitive landscape analysis: A thorough examination of the market's competitive landscape is presented, including detailed information about companies operating in the home energy management system market.