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Production line of battery packs for telecommunications application

Production line of battery packs for telecommunications application

Objective

European battery manufacturing capability currently lags behind the Far East and the U.S.A, with most large players in this sector residing in Asia. A step change improvement in Security of supply, cost effectiveness and technical knowhow of cell level manufacture in Europe is essential for a sustainable European battery market going forward. The aim of Albufera Cells is to introduce a new rechargeable Aluminum-Air (Al-Air) battery technology based on sustainable materials and “lego” cell design enabling easy assembly of battery pack particularly in telecommunication market that is expected to double between 2020 and 2030 with the development of the 5G. Albufera Cells, a SME establish in January 2016 but composed of people who sum up more than 25 years of experience in energy storage industries (mainly Exide Technologies and SAFT) aims to become in the first factory at international level in Al-Air battery cells production for direct sale to telecommunication operators.
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Coordinator

ALBUFERA CELLS SL

Address

Pk 178 Edificio Emag, Parcela T-06 Vial 06
10300 Navalmoral De La Mata

Spain

Activity type

Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)

EU Contribution

€ 50 000

Project information

Grant agreement ID: 782927

  • Start date

    1 August 2017

  • End date

    31 January 2018

Funded under:

H2020-EU.3.3.

H2020-EU.2.1.1.

H2020-EU.2.3.1.

  • Overall budget:

    € 71 429

  • EU contribution

    € 50 000

Coordinated by:

ALBUFERA CELLS SL

Spain