£130m UK Battery Industrialisation Centre opened by Prime Minister

The Prime Minister formally opened the pioneering 18,500 square metre national battery manufacturing development facility during a visit to the UK City of Culture, Coventry, in the West Midlands.

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Plans for £1bn EV hub and battery gigafactory unveiled by Nissan

Nissan has confirmed plans to turn its Sunderland manufacturing facility into a £1 billion electric vehicle (EV) hub which it says will create a world-first EV manufacturing ecosystem. The hub will feature a Gigafactory with an initial 9GWh plant for battery production.

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Gigafactory plans announced for Coventry, Sunderland and Ellesmere Port

Nissan is to announce a large scale expansion of battery production in Sunderland, Coventry Airport is being proposed as the site for a new gigafactory, and the government is in talks with Vauxhall to produce electric vehicles at its Ellesmere Port plant.

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