Proposals for Gigafactory at Coventry Airport underway

Coventry City Council and Coventry Airport Limited have entered a partnership to secure a Gigafactory that could bring £2 billion investment to the area

Britishvolt and Siemens team up for ‘most efficient’ UK battery gigafactory

The plant’s first lithium-ion batteries is expected to be delivered by the end of 2023

Schneider Electric joins coalition for the development of €1.6bn gigafactory in France

The facility once built will have an initial capacity of 16GWh of battery cells

UK’s first large-scale battery factory to be built by two British startups

AMPTE Power and Britishvolt have entered an MoU to develop the 30GWh facility

Two new gigafactories in Europe ‘could produce one million batteries a year’

Saft and Groupe PSA have announced a new joint venture to build the factories, which will manufacture batteries for electric vehicles

Swedish firm wins €5.8m for battery recycling plant

Northvolt aims to use 50% recycled materials in all its new battery cells by 2030

EV battery gigafactory in Poland granted €250m

The €2.8bn LG Chem facility in Wrocław is expected to have a total production capacity of around 65GWh to 70GWh a year by 2022

Volkswagen invests $1bn in Swedish battery firm Northvolt

A 50/50 joint venture will see the companies build a 16GWh battery gigafactory in Germany

EU backs battery gigafactory in Sweden

Northvolt’s giant facility will produce 32GWh worth of battery capacity annually once completed

Government pledges £28m for Coventry EV battery centre

The UK Battery Industrialisation Centre will provide testing facilities for new battery technologies