Mercedes-Benz strengthens EV battery alliance with China’s CATL

The luxury carmaker is accelerating its ‘Electric First’ strategy with advanced, CO2-neutrally produced battery cells, modules and systems supplied by CATL

Mercedes-Benz buys 3% stake of Chinese battery cell manufacturer

The luxury car manufacturer will also support a new battery cell plant in Germany, which will be carbon-neutral from the start of its construction

Iberdrola and Mercedes-Benz sign deal to accelerate EV adoption in Spain

The collaboration aims to lower entry barriers and promote zero emission transport solutions across the country

Mercedes-Benz and Chinese firm team up for second life energy storage systems

The companies aim to set up their first second life energy storage unit in Beijing

Mercedes-Benz targets carbon neutral fleet by 2039

It also aims to ensure hybrids or EVs make up more than 50% of its car sales by 2030

Mercedes-Benz rolls out ‘green’ production plant in Russia

The car production facility uses emission-free electric forklifts and heat recovery technologies

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Could quantum computers be the key to efficient EV batteries?

Mercedes-Benz says the tech could help unlock a ‘billion-dollar opportunity’ by enabling better electrochemical performance

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BMW and Daimler team up in €1bn next-gen vehicle venture

The German car giants will work together on developing driverless vehicles, ride-hailing and pay-per-use services

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Mercedes-Benz turns a corner with new EV battery plant in Poland

The Daimler-owned carmaker aims to invest more than €200m in the facility, which will be built in the town of Jawor

Daimler to buy €20bn of batteries to turn the key on EV rollout

The automaker plans to offer 130 electric and hybrid vehicles by 2022