31 May '17, 10am

Energy Absolute Plans Asian Project Rivaling Gigafactory

Energy Absolute Plans Asian Project Rivaling Gigafactory

A little-known company from Thailand with grand ambitions in clean energy wants to take on Tesla Inc. at its own game. Energy Absolute Pcl, which has morphed in recent years from a producer of biodiesel to Thailand’s leading renewable energy company, is eyeing a major push into energy storage with plans to develop a factory somewhere in Asia that would rival Tesla’s Gigafactory in both size and scope. The Thai company is currently considering its home nation and three other Asian countries as a manufacturing base for a lithium-ion battery project that could eventually be worth as much as 100 billion baht (US$2.9 billion), Amorn Sapthaweekul, the company’s deputy chief executive officer, said in an interview in Bangkok. The project’s first phase would consist of production capacity of 1 GWh, according to a company statement issued last month. “We will choose just one locati...

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