Panasonic, Equinor, Norsk Hydro join forces to test feasibility of Norwegian battery factory plan

By Dalila Ouerghi
Published: Wednesday, 18 November 2020

Japan's Panasonic has teamed up with Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro and Norway's state-owned oil major Equinor to look into developing a sustainable battery business in Norway.

The three organizations have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to carry out a feasibility study, the companies said in a joint statement on Wednesday November 18.

According to the agreement, the companies will engage with potential automotive and non-automotive customers across Europe and will begin dialogue with Norway and...

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