Electric vehicles are being set on fire in Ottawa — but it’s all part of a plan

Explosions, slashings, crush tests and cars set on fire. Welcome to the National Research Council’s battery abuse lab, our fourth installment in Electric Autonomy’s Behind the Battery series

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Costs down, resilience up. First vehicle-to-grid tariff to save drivers $1,640 per year

The convergence of new vehicle-to-grid tariffs with incredible developments in EV batteries are about to change the way we power our societies.
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Quebec’s Nouveau Monde Graphite announces multiyear supply deals with Panasonic Energy and General Motors

Active anode material offtake agreements with leading North American EV battery makers also include an immediate US$50-million investment, with US$275 million in future funding to follow

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Volkswagen on track to break ground, host supplier days for Ontario battery gigafactory

Speaking at Electric Autonomy’s EV Innovation & Technology Conference, Robert Weggässer, interim CFO at the VW St. Thomas battery gigafactory, shared updates on the project’s big year ahead

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