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BMW joins IRMA, highlights efforts to source ethically mined resources

News | January 8th, 2020 by Gabriel Nica

BMW has been making a point lately, highlighting the fact that electric cars are not eco-friendly as many people might think. A lot goes into …

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Video: Take a walk inside the BMW Battery Cell Competence Center

Interesting, Videos | December 13th, 2019 by Gabriel Nica

As EVs are becoming more and more popular, demand is bound to increase. BMW, as well as other car makers, need to be able to …

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BMW Orders batteries worth over €10 Billion from CATL and Samsung

News | November 23rd, 2019 by Gabriel Nica

The electric revolution seems to be in full swing. Even though some manufacturers – BMW included – are still considering hydrogen as a potential alternate …

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BMW to Source Its Cobalt from Australia and Morocco Exclusively

BMW i, News | April 25th, 2019 by Gabriel Nica

BMW announced, a while back, that it will set up a project aiming at making sure the cobalt bought by the company will only be …

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BMW and MINI Plug-in Hybrid Models to Get New Batteries This Year

News | February 18th, 2019 by Gabriel Nica

BMW is focusing a lot on its plug-in hybrid models and sales seem to reflect it. As shown in recent market research, customers are steering …

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BMW, BASF and Samsung Launch Initiative for Sustainable Cobalt Mining

Interesting, News | November 29th, 2018 by Gabriel Nica

Driving cars emissions free seems like an amazing prospect but few people stop to think about what that implies. The sudden rise in demand for …

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BMW to Start Manufacturing Batteries in Thailand Next Year

Interesting, News | November 28th, 2018 by Gabriel Nica

The global EV offensive is forcing some manufacturers to look for alternative ways of cashing in from their experience in the field. BMW recently announced …

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BMW, Northvolt and Umicore Join Forces to Develop Batteries Responsibly

BMW i, News | October 15th, 2018 by Gabriel Nica

One thing nobody seems to be paying particular attention to when it comes to electric cars is also probably the most important component of them …

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Future BMW EV Models to Get Specific Batteries, for Design Purposes

BMW i, News | April 20th, 2018 by Gabriel Nica

Now that everyone’s betting big on electric vehicles as the pioneers of the automotive industry, nearly everything needs to be rethought and evaluated, to make …

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Electric Rolls-Royce Model Getting Closer, Spurred on by Chinese Market

News, Rolls Royce | April 3rd, 2018 by Gabriel Nica

Talks about what could possibly replace the famous V12 mills found in modern-day Rolls-Royce models has been going around for quite a while now. The …

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