Northvolt gets go-ahead for Europe’s largest lithium-ion battery factory
Published: Friday, 08 June 2018
Battery cell maker Northvolt has received the environmental permit for what will be Europe’s largest lithium-ion battery cell factory, with the initial phase of construction to begin on Friday June 8.
By Andrea HotterThe permit was issued for
the first section of the factory, in Skellefteå in the
north of Sweden, which will be completed in 2020 and produce
eight gigawatt cell capacity per year. The full factory will be
ready in 2023 and produce...