Visitors look at an outdoor presentation of electric cars by auto manufacturers Smart, Volkswagen, Mini and Opel as part of the German government’s ‘National Electromobility Development Plan’.(Getty Images )
Visitors look at an outdoor presentation of electric cars by auto manufacturers Smart, Volkswagen, Mini and Opel as part of the German government’s ‘National Electromobility Development Plan’.
(Getty Images )

Germany: Building Europe’s Biggest Battery Factory

January 9, 2013  •  From theTrumpet.com
Goal is to become number 1 vendor for electric cars.
 

The German government is planning a spectacular new battery cell factory to be constructed in the state of Saxony. It will produce the best lithium-based product, transforming the auto industry and dominating market share. In the spirit of economic lebensraum, it will be the largest instillation of its kind in Europe.

At the end of October 2012, German officials traveled to the Batteries 2012 convention in Nice, France, eager to inform manufacturing partners of the planned factory and its cutting-edge product, with the goal of establishing strong sales pipelines.

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