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26 02 2018 01

The European Battery Alliance (EBA) has been conjured up by the EU Commission. Their latest action plan outlines a schedule until 2023 and names various players along the entire value chain. The aim is to set up a European cell production in order to break the dependency on Asian suppliers.

When making noise for the now released draft, EU head of Energy Union, Maroš Šefčovič had called for no less than “ten Gigafactories” to feed the growing need for battery infrastructure in Europe. The EU Commission has now released a 20-point plan for said European Battery Alliance (EBA) that had been dubbed the Battery Airbus by friends and foes alike.

In order to set the EBA apart from the mainly East-Asian competition, the new plan is calling for a “green battery” which would adhere to European standards that are also to include recycling and second-life scenarios for batteries as well as responsible sourcing. The cells would be labeled.

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