EU sponsors PCC Thorion GmbH and partners for the development of more powerful lithium-ion batteries


  • EIT RawMaterials to support establishment of industrial production of novel silicon-carbon composite as anode active material for Li-ion batteries
  • German research institutions Fraunhofer ISE, the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg and CENIDE of the University of Duisburg-Essen to contribute their research capacities to the project as development partners

Duisburg (Germany), […]

PCC SE and Fraunhofer ISE to develop high-tech material for more efficient lithium-ion batteries


PCC manufactures the key starting material for nano-silicon particles with 100 % green electricity sourced within Europe.

Duisburg (Germany), December 22, 2021. Duisburg-based investment holding company PCC SE and the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE have joined forces to develop a silicon-carbon composite material designed to increase the performance of […]