23rd May 2021
In the modern technology era, it is hard to find an area where people aren't dependent on gadgets. As most of the devices around us run on batteries, they have somehow become a lifeline of our daily lives! Currently, lithium-ion batteries are the most commonly used batteries found in electronics, solar energy systems, smartphones, laptops, power backups, etc. Introduced between the late 1980s and 1990s, it has completely transformed the world of portable electronics.
The older batteries like nickel-cadmium and lead-acid batteries were made up of hazardous materials. Due to growing concerns, battery companies in India switched to lithium-ion batteries, and the industry continues to flourish round the clock.
What are the advantages of lithium batteries?
Top Manufacturers of Li-Ion Batteries in the World, 2021
With each battery company emphasizing these modern-age batteries, here are some top manufacturers around the world.
As a leading Lithium ion battery manufacturers in India, Waaree ESS is also India’s largest vertically integrated solar energy company. With their new li-ion battery manufacturing plant, they produce the best solar batteries in India, especially for EVs, power backup at grid level/power plant level, solar street lights, etc. All their batteries are tested as per the national and international standards ensuring maximum customer satisfaction globally.
Aimed towards sustainable energy, this U.S based company is among the 5 largest battery manufacturers worldwide. Currently, the company produces battery energy storage, solar products, related services, and even electric cars! Tesla partnered with Panasonic now owns the largest lithium-ion battery manufacturing factory called Giga-Nevada.
This Korean megacorporation is the no.1 li-ion battery manufacturer by capacity. As they set up lithium battery manufacturing units worldwide, they collaborated with top battery companies in India like Mahindra.
China’s CATL is the second-largest lithium-ion battery manufacturer in the world and ranks no.1 in China. The company aims towards meeting the current global demand by opening mega factories.
This Japan-based giant is the 4th largest manufacturer of li-ion batteries globally. Also, it ranks no.1 in Japan and mainly operates through eco-solutions, connected solutions, automotive and industrial systems, etc.
With such rapid industrialization across the world, there is a dire need to emphasize green energy sources. Indian companies like Waaree emerge as the leading solar energy solution company that provides all kinds of solar products and their batteries. Now, it’s our time to step forward and make India the world's largest solar-powered nation!
Also read: Top 10 Solar Companies in India