Work starts on Lithium Werks battery gigafactory in China


Dutch energy storage and battery company Lithium Werks B.V. ( has started preliminary work on site to become the first European company to build a battery gigafactory in China. The plant will consist of a total 60 hectares gigafactory, with an initial annual production capacity of 8GWh. Construction in Jiashan near Shanghai, in the Yangtze […]

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Strategic Acquisitions and Partnerships to Develop Next Generation of Lithium Battery Technology

Article in Electric & Hybrid Marine Technology International, October 2018 Strategic acquisitions and partnerships are on the agenda for one supplier as it works to develop the next generation of lithium battery technology Dutch energy management company Lithium Werks has acquired Super B, formerly one of its closest partners. Lithium Werks is also planning a […]

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Visit Lithium Werks at The METSTRADE Show in Amsterdam!

From 13 to 15 november Lithium Werks will exhibit at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre. METS is the world’s largest trade exhibition of marine equipment, materials and systems. The international B2B exhibition for the marine leisure industry has served as a platform for innovation, market developments and networking […]

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€1.6bn investment project kickstarts Lithium Werks’ battery gigafactories vision


Dutch energy storage and battery company Lithium Werks B.V. ( and Chinese Zhejiang Jiashan Economic and Technological Development Zone Industry Corporation have signed a framework agreement with the intention to construct a 60 hectares battery gigafactory in the Yangtze river Delta. Total investments required are estimated at €1.6 billion. The Lithium Werks factory and related […]

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Lithium Werks to spend $2 billion manufacturing power packs

Move Over, Tesla. This Little Dutch Company Makes Big Batteries Lithium Werks plans to spend $2 billion manufacturing power packs for bulkier machines. Article in Bloomberg Businessweek by Anna Hirtenstein 9/13/18 Koolen, an early investor in Uber Technologies Inc.and BV, serving at the latter as chief executive officer for three years, is betting he can make […]

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New R&D campus at Technology Base in Twente

R&D Campus at Twente Airport

Millions invested in new energy: Lithium Werks focuses on storage, transport and smart software Hengelo, The Netherlands 3 September, 2018 Energy management company Lithium Werks B.V. ( has announced that it will build a major clean energy research and development (R&D) campus at Twente Airport. “In order to achieve a real transition, from fossil fuels […]

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Lithium Werks and Super B agree to merge to enable global energy transition

Lithium Werks logo

Hengelo, The Netherlands 3 September, 2018 Energy management company Lithium Werks (, known for its  Nanophosphate™ Cells and its smart lithium-ion modules, is merging with fellow lithium battery developer and producer Super B (  The new global company serves over 1,000 customers in nearly 50 countries and offers jobs to over 550 employees. With more […]

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Cobalt-free Lithium Ion Batteries

Cobalt free battery energy

Article by Jason Deign, Julia Pyper in Green Tech Media “11 Lithium-Ion Battery Makers That Don’t Need Cobalt” 7/9/18 “Demand for cobalt is affecting battery markets, but luckily not all lithium-ion batteries require the metal. If you’ve been paying attention to the debate about lithium-ion battery materials, then you will know there is a price problem with […]

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Electric & Hybrid Marine Show Review

Electric & Hybrid Marine show wrap up

From the Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo in Amsterdam June 2018: Over 4,500 attendees descended on Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo in Amsterdam from 27-29 June 2018 to see the latest innovations from more than 130 exhibitors, as well as learn from some 50 conference papers presented by some of the industry’s leading […]

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