battery
SK On signs MOU with Hyundai Motor Group to supply EV battery in North America
2022.11.29
■ Cooperating with Hyundai Motor Group to supply batteries to EV factories in the US after 2025 ■ Joining hands to secure initiative and expand North American EV market share through the MOU   SK On announced today that it signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Hyundai Motor Group to strengthen the North American ...
SK On and SK Signet sign an MOU to diagnose EV Battery lifespans and residual values with a charger
2022.11.24
■ The EV battery diagnosis service created by the two companies’ joint development will be introduced next year ■ A charger can check the battery condition within 30 minutes when plugged into an electric vehicle   On November 24, SK On and SK Signet announced that they had signed an MOU in Yeouido, Seoul, where ...
SK On signs lithium hydroxide supply deal with world’s leading producer SQM
2022.11.07
■ To secure high quality lithium hydroxide for five years starting in 2023, further strengthening its supply chain in response to the IRA ■ Partnership to discuss mid-to long-term cooperation in various fields within the battery value chain   SK On, a global leading electric vehicle (EV) battery manufacturer, announced today it signed a lithium ...
SK On launches “EV My Car Management” service with SK Rent-a-car and Macarong Factory
2022.10.05
■ Easy check on the battery status, including car deterioration, distance to empty, and charging history ■ Plans underway to expand into the battery diagnosis verification business in the future, expectations to vitalize of the secondhand EV market   A service was released where users can easily check the mileage and charging history of the ...
SK Inc. and SK Energy acquire US energy solution enterprise Atom Power
2022.08.18
■ SK Inc. and SK Energy acquired Atom Power, the American energy solution corporation, at USD 150 million ■ Atom Power demonstrates industry-leading technological prowess in semiconductor-based circuit breakers with versatile applications, including EV charging ■ Executives from SK said, “We look forward to the synergy to be brought forth with the two companies’ expertise ...
SK On secures USD 2 billion as investment funds for battery business in Europe
2022.08.01
■ Export Credit Agencies (ECAs) including Euler Hermes of Germany, Korea Trade Insurance Corporation, and the Export-Import Bank of Korea approve a USD 2 billion loan for SK On ■ SK On’s eco-friendly, steady growth is recognized, leading the company to acquire the largest ECA fund amount among battery companies in and out of the ...
How Solid State batteries will impact the future of automotive
2022.07.26
The decade of the battery is just getting started   For a while, we here at Vision Mobility have been calling the 2020’s the decade of the battery. It’s taking over cars, electricity grids, home electricity storage, industrial vehicles and many other areas that weren’t considered practical just 10 years ago.   There’s also a ...
SK On to jointly invest in cathode material production facility with Ford and EcoPro BM
2022.07.22
On July 22 (KST), SK On announced its plans to jointly invest in establishing a cathode material production facility in North America in partnership with global automaker Ford Motor Company and cathode material manufacturer EcoPro BM. The cathode is an essential battery material that crucially affects battery performance.   The three companies recently signed a ...
SK On – Ford’s joint venture BlueOval SK officially established
2022.07.13
The joint venture officially established for battery mass-production at three factories in Kentucky, Tennessee, from 2025   BlueOval SK, a joint venture between SK On and global automaker Ford Motor Company for manufacturing electric vehicle (EV) batteries, is poised to move to its next phase. The two companies secured a key bridgehead to preoccupy the ...
SK On soars along with the popularity of Ford’s F-150 Lightning
2022.07.05
▲ A Ford’s F-150 Lightning pickup truck that uses SK On’s NCM9 battery cell (Image source: Ford’s homepage)   After the official launching of Ford’s F-150 Lightning, the electric model of F-150, on April 26 (US local time), the fleet is gaining massive popularity and delivery to customers is currently on the way with great ...
SK On cooperates with Posco Holdings in rechargable battery business
2022.06.15
■ Signed an MOU to cooperate in all areas of the business, including raw materials for battery, anode and cathode materials, and recycling   ■ Discussed POSCO Group’s increasing materials supply in line with SK On’s expanding global production plan   SK On and POSCO Holdings have established full-fledged business cooperation in the rechargeable battery ...
[Into the World of SK] SK On Hungary (SKOH)
2022.05.13
  Kim Yu-jin: Hello! Today, we are going to learn about SK On, a subsidiary of SK innovation that specializes in manufacturing EV batteries.   Park Keun-wook: Hello! I’m Park Keun-wook, from Battery Europe Marketing Unit 2, SK On. Nice to meet you!   Kim Yu-jin: Nice to meet you, too! Today’s destination on is ...