Washington, January 18, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The Automotive Innovation Alliance (the “Alliance”), the largest automobile association in the United States, is pleased to announce that Envision AESC has joined forces with BASF, LG Energy Solutions, McLaren Automotive and Qualcomm to create cleaner, safer and smarter vehicles. Drive innovation advances that help guide the industry’s transition into the future.
JapanBased in , AESC is recognized by the Alliance as one of the world’s leading battery technology companies investing heavily as part of its expansion in the United States. In 2022, Envision AESC announced that he would build two Gigafactories. kentucky When south carolina, BMW Group, Mercedes-Benz and other major automakers with advanced battery solutions.in conjunction with the existing factory of Tennesseethe company pledges to reach 70 GWh of total annual production in the United States, helping to accelerate the country’s transition to electric vehicles. We plan to reach 300 GWh of global battery manufacturing capacity by 2026, using zero energy.
Shoichi Matsumoto, AESC CEO, said: Drive innovation, co-create an electrification ecosystem, drive growth across the value chain, and create thousands of high-value jobs in the United States. ”
John BozeraThe President and CEO of the Alliance for Automotive Innovation welcomed AESC as a new member of the Alliance. Each of these new members adds a valuable perspective to our joint work on the future of mobility. ”
Founded in 2020, the Alliance for Automotive Innovation is made up of manufacturers such as the BMW Group, Bosch, Ford, GM Motors and Volvo, who produce nearly 98% of new cars and light trucks sold in the United States. Also includes vehicle manufacturers, original equipment manufacturers, technology and other automotive companies, and trade associations.
About Envision AESC
Envision AESC is a global battery technology company headquartered in Zama, Japan, engaged in the research, development, design, manufacture and sale of EV power and energy storage batteries. AESC has 5,600 employees and 12 manufacturing sites. Japan, USA, UK, France, Spain, China. Over the past 12 years, AESC has produced power batteries for over 800,000 electric vehicles in 59 countries, achieving a record of “zero critical battery failures.”
The team works to continuously improve the company’s global leadership in product development, quality and sustainable processes. In June 2021, AESC was again named among the ‘Global Tier 1 Battery Companies’ by Benchmark, the leading UK-based lithium-ion battery supply chain research organization. Please access https://www.envision-aesc.com/jp/.
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