Monday Aug 25
Recharge Wrap-up: Audi to get LG batteries, EU considers change to emissions program
LG Chem says it has won a bid to supply batteries for Audi . LG says the deal, worth "hundreds of millions of dollars," has them providing batteries for plug-in hybrid and micro hybrid electric vehicles.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Wall Street Journal
LG Chem Scores Audi Battery Deal
South Korean battery maker LG Chem Ltd. has reached a deal to supply hundreds of millions of dollars of batteries for plug-in hybrid vehicles to Audi AG, a unit of German auto maker Volkswagen AG.
LG Chem says wins battery order from Audi for plug-in hybrid cars
LG Chem said the deal was "worth hundreds of millions of dollars" but declined to give further details.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Why Tesla Is Poised To Leave Its Competition In The Dust
A chief executive of LG Chem recently stated that they are working on making batteries for a 200-mile range vehicle in the $30k-$35K price range.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
LG Chem eyes water, materials for expansion
LG Chem said Tuesday it would expand its existing materials business and seek to develop a new business in desalination to overcome a slowdown facing the petrochemical industry due to a shale gas production boom.
Resource Investing News
LG Chem to Challenge Tesla Electric Car Battery
The Wall Street Journal reported that leading battery maker LG Chem Ltd. is creating an electric car pack that "extends the range of most vehicles on the road today, but at a similar price."
Mon Aug 11, 2014
LG Chem Developing Battery to Rival Tesla
In addition to Tesla's forthcoming Model 3, LG Chem says it is preparing a pack for an electric car that is more than double that of most vehicles on the road today, but at a similar price.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Polypore Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results
Sales grew in all businesses except Electronics and EDVs which declined primarily due to large purchases of separator by LG Chem, Ltd. of in the second quarter of 2013 prior to the end of our relationship as previously disclosed.