Log9 Materials launches India’s first indigenous cell manufacturing line
Date: 24 Apr 2022
advanced battery-technology and deep-technology startup Log9 Materials has
unveiled India’s first indigenously-developed cell manufacturing facility at
Log9 campus, Jakkuru, Bengaluru.
state-of-the-art cell manufacturing facility built by Log9 is going to be South
East Asia’s largest cell production line. At a time when majority of the cells
and batteries used in India’s electric vehicles are being imported from other
countries, this development adds a new lease of life for the country’s mobility
vision to turn to electric significantly by 2030.
so, this milestone also puts India on the global map of deep-tech
organisations, which will further pave way for the new-generation Indian
startups to rise and shine in the deep-technology arena in the times to come.
inauguration day of the country’s first cell manufacturing line was proudly
called as ‘Day Zero’ by Log9 Materials; this day also marked Log9’s 7th
anniversary, since the startup’s inception in 2015. Day Zero refers to the
starting point in terms of reimagining electric mobility in India and
redefining innovation for the years to come, and most importantly,
commemorating a special day marking the auspicious beginning of everlasting
transformation in India’s EV sector.
event was hosted with the objective to not just to celebrate this momentous
achievement by Log9, but also to address some of the most pertinent and
noteworthy questions and concerns pertaining to India’s EV transformation
ecosystem today. Notably, with the newly-launched facility, Log9 is aiming to
achieve at least 50MWh of peak cell production capacity in the next one year,
and then they would be scaling to over 5GWh in the next 3-5 years.