which is the leading carbon black manufacturer, recently announced that it will
enter into the Energy Systems market with its participation at The Battery Show
2021 – which is being held in Novi, Michigan from September 14-16. The
portfolio of Birla Carbon presented at the show contained conductive carbon
solutions with its Conductex i and Conductex e series of products. It is also
going to present its forthcoming carbon solutions for the battery industry. The
entry is significant of the fact that Birla Carbon is going to play an
important role in carbon conductive applications.
The new portfolio comprises conductive
carbons for the lithium-ion and lead-acid battery market that enables
customization in performance and formulation in a variety of telecoms,
segments, including automotive, motive power, e-bikes, and energy storage
systems. Birla Carbon’s unique Ultra process is going to be used by the
products to ensure the highest levels of purity and conductivity.
According to John Davidson, Chief Sales and
Marketing Officer, Birla Carbon, the company wants to understand the needs of
the customers. The portfolio is tailored as the battery market demonstrates the
commitment to the growth of Birla Carbon in the area of the rapidly expanding
energy storage arena. He also said that this is the first example of many
high-performance products in the company’s pipeline.
According to Ann Schoeb, Chief R&D
Officer and Business Head, Energy Systems, Birla Carbon, Birla Carbon has been
able to achieve remarkable success in enhancing the contribution of carbons to
advanced battery applications. The Conductex-e product is one of the
developments in the battery application segment.
– Press release of “Birla Carbon”
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