Under the terms of a new agreement signed with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory, 14 U.S. members of the Advanced Lead Acid Battery Consortium have banded together to grapple with some of their common challenges on improving the performance of lead-acid batteries to meet the market demands for existing applications and for new applications. “There’s a need, the resources are available at Argonne, and industry is willing to...

(Piney Flats, Tenn.) Divya Tiwari will be joining Microporous family as Technical Manager. She will be reporting to Vice President of Technology. In this role, she will work to broaden and strengthen program management within R&D to develop cutting edge separators optimized for performance and cost in order to grow Microporous Products share and margins within the lead acid battery industry. Divya has worked for NorthStar Battery for the last five years...