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BMW ordering billions of euros worth of batteries from CATL

BMW has just ordered several billion euros worth of batteries for its planned electric cars from the Chinese manufacturer CATL. Chief Executive Harald Krüger announced in an interview with Handelsblatt. Rumors are that CATL will build…

DHL trucks to use BMW i3 battery modules

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BMW i now also powers electric mobility on the water

The BMW Group is supplying lithium-ion batteries from its Dingolfing plant to German company Torqeedo. The marine drive system manufacturer is using them for energy storage in its high-performance Deep Blue electric drive systems. Torqeedo…

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BMW expects a breakthrough in battery technology in 2026

If there is one impediment in the fast adoption of electric vehicles is the battery technology which still delivers a fairly limited driving range in electric vehicles. BMW has recently updated its battery pack in…

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BMW i: Stationary energy storage for households coming in 2016?

BMW wants to develop lithium-ion batteries as a new business in the field of private energy storage. WirtschaftsWoche reports that Munich is planning to offer intelligent controlled power devices which will make households independent of…