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Daimler Investing €500 Million Into New Lithium-Ion Battery Factory In Germany

Aus dem Auto ans Netz: Entwickelt für den anspruchsvollen Einsatz im Automobil, erfüllen die Mercedes-Benz Energiespeicher höchste Sicherheits- und Qualitätsanforderungen.

Originally published on EV Obsession. The German company Daimler AG will be putting €500 million into the creation of a second lithium-ion battery production facility in Germany, according to recent news from the company. This new facility will produce lithium-ion batteries to be used in electric vehicles and hybrids released under the Mercedes-Benz brand, reportedly. [&hellip

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