On November 30, a Chinese research team published a paper entitled "A membrane-based seawater electron for hydrogen generation" in Nature, which has solved an important problem of hydrogen production by direct electrolysis of seawater.
SHEIN, an online retailer of fashion and lifestyle products, is advancing its adoption of digital thermal transfer printing with the goal of accelerating its efficiency and reducing the environmental impact of textile manufacturing in its supply chain.
Chinese battery maker CALB announced on November 30 that it will immediately stop selling products that infringe on the patent rights of a rival, CATL, and compensate the latter 2.96 million yuan ($417,577).
The Africa's Business Heroes (ABH) Prize Competition, a charitable initiative sponsored by the Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Philanthropy, announced this year's winners during a livestreamed Grand Finale held in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Chinese internet giant Alibaba's project of encouraging tech talent to boost rural revitalization is helping children in undeveloped areas across the country enjoy free, low-code programming platforms, laying a solid foundation for their future development.
Around the same time as delegates convened in Egypt for COP27, the world's largest shopping festival "11.11 Global Shopping Festival" also kicked off. While sustainable consumption has long been on the agenda against global warming, challenges still persist.
Liu Jincheng, the chairman of leading Chinese battery firm EVE Energy, predicted that there will be overcapacity across the whole battery chain in 2024 at the latest, and only battery products with high quality and low cost will be spared.
Sinopont, a Chinese solar encapsulant film manufacturer, announced on November 16 that it has completed round-D financing worth several hundred million yuan. Source Code Capital participated in this round of investment.
The orders with the "No tableware" option have reached 1.3 billion on Ele.me, according to its president Yongxin Fang. It is equivalent to reducing the use of more than 6,000 tons of wood and more than 3,000 tons of plastic.
In response to the rumor that "Chinese battery factories plan to reduce production because the price of lithium carbonate exceeds 600,000 yuan ($85,156)/ton", Chinese battery maker EVE Energy said that it is currently operating as per usual.
Chinese battery manufacturer Sunwoda completed its issuance of global depository receipts (GDRs) on November 14 and listed them on the Swiss Stock Exchange, becoming the fourth company also traded publicly in Shenzhen to successfully list GDRs in Europe.
On November 10, China Automotive Power Battery Industry Innovation Alliance released its monthly data for batteries in October this year. In the past month, China's battery output totaled 62.8 GWh, up 150.1% year-on-year.
Daniel Zhang, Chairman and CEO of Alibaba, affirmed at this year's Apsara Conference that technology serves as the cornerstone for the internet giant to maintain its long-term development. Alibaba says that its pursuit of technological advancement remains unchanged.
Chinese battery manufacturer CALB announced on November 3 that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with a subsidiary of the Portuguese Agency for Investment and Foreign Trade.
Sunwoda, a leading Chinese battery company, announced on November 6 that its subsidiary Sunwoda Electric Vehicle Battery (Sunwoda EVB) will serve as a mass production supplier of battery pack systems for Volkswagen AG's HEV project.
Taobao Live issued an initiative to all livestreamers on the platform, expressing the hope that more agricultural products could be promoted in order during this year's Double 11 Shopping Festival to boost China's rural revitalization.
Plum, a used luxury fashion e-commerce platform, announced on November 1 that it had completed a C round of financing worth $100 million. Zhuanzhuan, a Tencent-backed leading used goods trading marketplace in China, made the strategic investment.
Alibaba kicked off the 14th edition of its 11.11 Global Shopping Festival. The Chinese leading e-commerce player equips merchants with tools and solutions to secure business growth certainty for merchants during and beyond 11.11.
Chinese battery manufacturer Gotion High-Tech released its latest financial report on October 26, showing operating income of 14.426 billion yuan ($1.99 billion) in the first three quarters of the year. In addition, batteries supplied by the company to Volkswagen will be installed next year.
Robin Zeng, Chairman of Chinese battery giant CATL, said that, unlike oil, lithium battery's main components can be recycled, adding that the development of the lithium battery industry makes the energy mix in China change from relying on resources to manufacturing and recycling.