Advanced Rechargeable Batteries

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> Rechargeable Battery manufacturers for a sustainable economy

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Advanced Rechargeable Batteries

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> Rechargeable Battery manufacturers for a sustainable economy

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> Original Equipment manufacturers for Electrical Energy usage

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> Rechargeable Battery industry investing for Employment in Europe

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Advanced Rechargeable Batteries

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> Rechargeable Battery manufacturers for a sustainable economy

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> Original Equipment manufacturers for Electrical Energy usage

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Legislation & Transport

28
MAR
2016

Update of the Air transport ICAO regulation for Lithium batteries

On 22 February the ICAO Council adopted the recommendation of the ICAO Air Navigation Commission (ANC) that lithium ion batteries, UN 3480,...
11
JUN
2015

Update of the UN regulation for the transport of Dangerous Goods

On December 12,  2014 were voted during the meeting of the UN Sub Committee of Experts for the Transport of Dangerous Goods, in Geneva,  several...
23
DEC
2014

New Commission Regulation voted in December 2014

COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) No 1357/2014 of 18 December 2014 replacing Annex III to Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the...

RECHARGE Positions

05
FEB
2017

Battery industry voting recommendation on the Circular Economy Package

The Batteries industry has expressed his views on the Circular Economy Package, and more specifically on the revision of the Batteries Directive...
28
JUL
2016

REACH: metal compounds used as intermediates in the battery industry

The usage of “intermediates” according the REACH regulation is a current practice in the industry. The objective of this paper is to...
23
JUN
2016

A new tag line for RECHARGE!

Recognizing the increasing importance for his members of the Lithium batteries, among others advanced rechargeable technologies, RECHARGE has...

RECHARGE Newsletter Releases

05
FEB
2017

Paris rolls out driverless bus service to fight pollution and congestion

By EurActiv.com with Reuters The EZ10 bus, pictured here on the streets of Stockholm, is now being rolled out in Paris. Paris yesterday (23...
05
FEB
2017

Solar Power Coming Soon To Space Tourism Industry

December 16th, 2016 by Steve Hanley Originally published on Gas2 Psst! Got $10 million burning a hole in your pocket and an itch for space...
13
DEC
2015

Climate Agreement’s Success Hinges on Countries Making Painful Decisions

The landmark climate agreement that more than 190 countries struck over the weekend ushers in a broad, new international effort to wind down the...