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UK gigafactories: can its car makers compete in the battery arms race?


UK gigafactories: can its car makers compete in the battery arms race?

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‘It's actually becoming a national security [issue],’ declares Dr Doron Myersdorf, the CEO of extreme fast-charging battery start-up StoreDot. ‘There is a giant mismatch between the west and the capabilities of China, Korea and Japan for battery technology and manufacturing capacity, and the stark understanding that they know batteries are the new oil.’