Used EV batteries will power Mitsubishi’s electric-vehicle manufacturing plant

EV critics often cast doubt about waste associated with used electric-car batteries. What they overlook is recycling efforts as well as the second use of batteries for stationary energy storage. The latest of many projects to deploy used EV batteries in buildings was announced today by Mitsubishi.

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What GM’s battery plant means for EVs you can buy: Cadillacs, trucks, and Hummers

When Reuters broke the news last night about GM’s $ 2.3 billion battery gigafactory, it made little mention of what vehicles the company will build with those batteries. We know there will be GM electric pickup by 2021. But CEO Mary Barra said there will be “more than one product.”  Today’s news, plus a trickle of stories over the past year, paint a picture of GM’s EV future. It’s filled with trucks, upscale Cadillacs, and even an electric Hummer.

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