2019 PREVIEW: NCM811 batteries ‘not likely’ to be in EVs

By IM Staff
Published: Thursday, 31 January 2019

The Chinese market has veered away from NCM811 batteries in electric vehicles, with them used predominantly in consumer goods in 2019.

By Susan Zou
Cost and safety are the two major hurdles facing the use of NCM811 batteries - which include nickel, cobalt and manganese in a ratio of 8:1:1 - in electric vehicles. This is despite the application of China’s 2018 EV subsidy policy, which raised the usability threshold at...

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