The Battery Industry Group
We’ve collected some resources about the creation of a circular economy for EV and other large energy storage batteries.
Proposal for a circular product stewardship scheme for large batteries.
Detailed research into key aspects of the battery value chain that would interact with the scheme.
Background research of scheme elements, New Zealand value chains and context.
Voluntary guidelines for the safe handling, transportation and storage of large batteries.
A 2019 report by Vector that set the scene for a circular economy for large batteries in Aotearoa
Industry insights and data use pilot for large battery product stewardship in New Zealand
An EECA report on the environmental impact of electric vehicles from a New Zealand perspective
Circular value chain, reducing carbon footprint and safeguarding human rights are all covered in the 10 principles
Four action areas aimed at ending child labour in the electric battery industry in line with the Alliance's 2021 pledge
A battery passport could track battery ownership and hold information on carbon footprint, human rights compliance, battery health and chemical makeup