Go ahead for Australia’s first lithium-ion battery manufacturing facility
energymagazine.com.au, Other, 13/10/2020, Imogen Hartmann
Lithium-ion battery manufacturer, Energy Renaissance, has announced the build of Renaissance One, a new $28 million battery manufacturing facility in Tomago, in the Hunter Region. Mark Chilcote, Managing Director of Energy Renaissance, said, “We have settled on Tomago as the site of our first plant, construction will commence and the plant is scheduled for completion in 2021. […] “Access to the Port of Newcastle will allow us to ship our batteries to Southeast Asia while working with highly-skilled talent from CSIRO’s Energy Centre and graduates from the University of Newcastle,” Mr Chilcote said.