Tesla has reportedly asked LG Chem to provide data about the carbon emissions of its batteries production

28 July 2020, 06:33:45

Tesla has reportedly asked LG Chem to provide data about the carbon emissions of its batteries productionSouth Korean media report that Tesla has asked LG Chem to prepare a report for all carbon dioxide emissions data related to battery production. For sure, acquiring this data is very time-consuming. It includes data from the production and delivery of raw materials to the production and delivery of the end product. This includes data from suppliers. And all this has to be verified. Reportedly, LG has started to acquire a very basic level of carbon emissions data. LG Chem has been supplying cylindrical batteries to Tesla since the second half of last year. They are used by Tesla's Gigafactory in Nanjing, China, but was recently asked to expand its supply.

An industry official said, "In the meantime, Korean companies have not been very interested in eco-sustainability." At the same time, "European automakers are steadily requesting cooperation from raw materials companies as carbon emissions are the most important part in terms of marketing and sales of electric vehicles."Source

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