New generation energy

Transparency in a new generation of energy markets

The battery materials market is experiencing seismic change. This change brings fresh challenges for market participants who are planning through long periods of volatility and uncertainty. Fastmarkets NewGen offers a more comprehensive view of battery materials markets’ past, present and future than ever before. Our range of products brings you the price data, forecasts and outlooks you need to find strategic advantage in this exciting but challenging market.

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What’s happening in the new generation of energy markets?

Demand for green, clean energy and the drive towards net-zero are transforming commodity markets. Our forecasts, analysis and insights will keep you informed on the key forces of change and their impact on price.

Battery recyclers Huayou Recycling, of China, and Tozero, of Germany, have announced an agreement in which they will partner on the supply and processing of battery scrap in Europe, Fastmarkets has learned.

Swedish battery manufacturer Northvolt has become the first company outside China to achieve a sodium-ion battery with 160 Wh per kg of energy density, the company told Fastmarkets on Tuesday November 21.

As we move to a more sustainable future and electric vehicles start to dominate. Does battery swapping offer a viable option for the future?

Zinc producer Korea Zinc has entered into a $140 million investment agreement with Trafigura to build an “all-in-one” nickel refinery, it said on Friday November 17

Report by the International Council on Clean Transportation suggests only 12.2 billion gallons of SAF would come from biomass sources deemed to be sustainable

China’s combined output of power batteries and energy storage system (ESS) batteries declined by 0.1% month on month in October to 77.3 gigawatt hours (GWh) from 77.4 GWh in September, according to the latest data from China Automotive Battery Innovation Alliance (CABIA)

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Fastmarkets NewGen products give market participants and investors the transparency and clarity to make critical and strategic business decisions.

Trade on market-reflective prices

Access critical short- and long-term forecasts in a new generation of energy markets

Enable risk management using futures contracts

Gain a competitive edge in the emerging battery recycling market

Providing greater transparency into the cost of key Li-ion cell components

Fastmarkets’ energy events give you a front-row seat to one of the most dynamic and critical markets in today’s economy as we make the strategic transition to a low-carbon economy.

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    Upcoming events

    December 6-7, 2023 | Shanghai, China
    Join key organizations from China and around the world to explore partnership opportunities. Dig into the latest battery chemistries, innovations and impact of legislation on the industry.

    April 22-23, 2024 | Seoul, South Korea
    Meet the battery manufacturers and key mid and downstream players in Seoul. Gain access to a different part of the market, and understand how technological innovations and policy updates are impacting their planning.

    June 24-27, 2024 | Las Vegas, USA
    You won’t want to miss the global flagship event for the lithium market. Join 1,300+ attendees from across the global supply chain for a week of discussions, debate and deal-making.

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