Samsung SDI-Bosch Li-ion joint venture SB LiMotive targeting battery capacity for about 50,000 EVs by 2013, 180,000 by 2015
Green Car Congress
SEPTEMBER 13, 2011
SB LiMotive, the Samsung SDI-Bosch Li-ion 50:50 joint venture formed in 2008 ( earlier post ) has been working on developing automotive lithium-ion energy-storage systems, including various sizes of cell, entire battery systems, and battery management systems, as well as its production capacity. The company currently offers eight types of cell from 5 Ah up to 60 Ah across the five VDA classes. It is scheduled for launch in the United States at the start of 2013.