On 7 December 2011, an expert workshop on “Europe’s Strengths, Competencies and Job Opportunities in Electric Vehicle Battery Manufacturing” was held in Brussels. It had been organized on behalf of the European Commission and two European Technology Platforms involved in the Public Private Partnership European Green Cars Initiative (ERTRAC and EPoSS) by the Coordination Actions “PPP Implementation for Road Transport Electrification” (CAPIRE) and “Information and Communication Technologies for the Full Electric Vehicle” (ICT4FEV), and was supported by the Spanish Centre for Industrial Technological Development (CDTI).
The focus of the workshop was on current European activities related to research, development and innovation in the domain of manufacturing of electric vehicle batteries.
The participants included the coordinators of European collaborative research projects on batteries, leaders of major pilot activities for battery manufacturing, representatives of European companies from the field of energy storage cell and battery technology as well as research institutions and delegates of national and regional governments and all involved Directorates General of the European Commission.
It has been the opportunity to introduce to all participants the newly launched ELIBAMA project.
For additional informations : link to ECT4FEV Website
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