Research Articles

by Conrad Nichols

07 Jun 2023

Battery Modeling Approaches for Second-Life Applications

Battery performance testing forms an important part of the second-life EV battery market. Remanufacturers will aim to use the best-performing EV batteries in their final second-life systems, such as stationary storage systems or lower-power electromobility applications.
28 Apr 2023

Considerations for Remanufacturing Second-Life EV Batteries

The Li-ion EV battery circular economy comprises multiple important steps, requiring decisions from key stakeholders at any one part. Second-life EV batteries can be useful after their first life in an EV.
13 Apr 2023

IDTechEx Insights: Second Life Electric Vehicle Batteries Update

Conrad Nicols discusses the latest developments in Second Life Electric Vehicle Batteries. Visit for more information.
13 Mar 2023

The Second-Life EV Battery Market to Reach US$7B by 2033

The second-life EV battery market is one of great importance for many reasons. These include adding value to future energy infrastructure, creating a circular economy for electric vehicle (EV) batteries, and providing a lower levelized cost of storage compared to new batteries.
14 Feb 2023

A View of the Rapidly Growing Australian BESS Market

Australia is at the forefront of great battery energy storage system (BESS) development, with front-of-the-meter (FTM) installations expected to continue growing rapidly in the coming decade while supplemented by steady behind-the-meter (BTM) installations.
06 Dec 2022

Global Cumulative Stationary BESS Capacity to Exceed 2 TWh by 2033

Battery demand for stationary energy storage is set to grow in line with an increasing number of renewable energy resources being added to electricity grids globally, alongside pressure from governments and states to reach targets pertaining to renewable energy generation and energy storage.