CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 22, 2018–The inhabitant nonprofit Responsible Battery Coalition (RBC) has been supposed as an associate member of a Joint Center for Energy Storage Research (JCESR), led by a U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory.
JCESR, only renewed by a U.S. Department of Energy for another 5 years, combined an associate module that brings together tiny and vast businesses, nonprofits, universities and inhabitant laboratories to serve foster public-private partnerships. The stakeholder organizations are concerned in electrical appetite storage, trimming from chemical and element manufacturers to battery complement integrators and testers. As new technologies are grown and needs identified, affiliates have a event to rivet with a investigate to accelerate innovation.
Steve Christensen, executive executive of a RBC, pronounced this connection “will severely raise a earnest work we have designed with Argonne National Laboratory on appetite storage and batteries used currently and being grown for tomorrow. We are really advantageous to be means to lower a partnership with a inhabitant appetite labs and minister to solutions for tellurian appetite needs in travel and other sectors.”
Dr. George Crabtree, executive of JCESR, pronounced a associate module “is a good approach for us to work together with attention and other stakeholders to brand opportunities for creation and improvements in a battery lifecycle. The further of a Responsible Battery Coalition, representing mixed stakeholders in a battery lifecycle, adds poignant value to JCESR and a elaborating appetite creation Hub.”
Responsible Battery Coalition is a bloc of companies, academics and organizations committed to a obliged government of a batteries of currently and tomorrow. RBC was combined in Apr 2017 to allege a obliged production, transport, sale, use, reuse, recycling and apparatus liberation of transportation, industrial and still batteries and other appetite storage devices. Current members are Johnson Controls, Ford Motor Co., O’Reilly Auto Parts, LafargeHolcim, Canadian Energy, Walmart, Honda Motor Co., AutoZone, Club Car, Advance Auto Parts, FedEx Express, Renova Energy, Battery Solutions and TerraCycle. Website: https://www.responsiblebatterycoalition.org/
List of Argonne National Laboratory JCESR Affiliates: https://www.jcesr.org/partnerships/affiliates/
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