Times Geely Power Battery Yibin Project Phase I Fully Operational with 15GWh Annual Production Capacity

The Ningde Times has announced that the first phase of the Times Geely Power Battery Yibin project is now fully operational. This project, a joint venture between Ningde Times and Jikr Automobile, began construction in October 2020 and has a planned annual production capacity of 15 GWh, a total investment of no more than 8 billion yuan, and a planned area of approximately 500 mu. After its completion, it will create jobs for about 2,500 people.

In addition to manufacturing power batteries, Times Geely (Sichuan) Power Battery Co., Ltd. will also be involved in sales and technology research and development, as well as intelligent manufacturing. The company is based in Yibin, which has been identified as one of the first pilot cities for strong manufacturing in Sichuan province. By 2030, it is expected that one out of every seven new energy vehicles in the world will be equipped with a "Made in Yibin" power battery.

Ningde Times and Jikr Auto plan to use their strengths in various fields to promote the green, clean, and intelligent transformation of regional energy. They will work together to develop their respective strengths in technology and combine their efforts in production and manufacturing.

Post a Comment