electric vehicles

Indian Oil Corp Plans Project To Develop And Market Alumina-Based Batteries

Indian Oil Corp Plans Project To Develop And Market Alumina-Based Batteries

Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL) announced plans earlier this week to develop and research an alumina-based battery in an effort at reducing India’s dependency upon the People’s Republic of China for lithium supplies. IOCL execs told local media it has entered into a...


Constellium Expands Automotive Aluminium Offerings At Czech Republic Plant

Amsterdam rolled and extruded aluminium leader Constellium N.V. announced to the world yesterday its plans to expand operations at its plant in Decin, Czech Republic in an effort at meeting the ever-rising demand for aluminium profiles the firm’s customers continue to present it. Constellium’s plans for the site include a new casthouse and extrusion press, […]

Aluminium vs. steel in electric vehicles – the battle goes on

Aluminium use in automobiles and light trucks marks the highest growth from all other aluminium applications, in any segment of use. Aluminium remains “the fastest growing automotive material over competing materials and is entering its most unprecedented growth phase since we’ve been tracking the shifting mix of automotive materials,” the latest survey of automakers by […]

Novelis Inks Deal to Provide Aluminium Alloys for London Electric Taxis

Atlanta’s rolled and recycled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. announced yesterday a partnership with the London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) to supply premium aluminium to the firm for its new zero-emissions capable TX Electric Taxi. Novelis says it will be providing LEVC aluminium sheet to the aluminium-framed vehicle, specifically Novelis AdvanzTM 5F- s5754 RC for the […]