IM Lithium News in Brief 20 – 26 March
Published: Thursday, 26 March 2015
Qantas has become the most recent global airline to ban lithium-ion batteries from its cargo holds; US Li-ion battery developer XALT Energy signs $1bn global exclusive agreement with Hybrid Kinetic Group of China for the supply of its lithium titanate batteries.
Qantas has become the most recent global
airline to ban lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries from its cargo
Virgin Australia and Tigerair are expected to shortly follow
suit and also ban shipment of Li-ion batteries which have been
known to catch fire when overheated. Earlier in March, American