Session Details

Battery Recycling & Second-life Uses

Thursday, March 12

07:30 am - 08:20 am

With demand for batteries set to rise dramatically in the coming decades, fueled by their adoption in the automotive and transport sectors, and for grid-connected energy storage, it is essential to establish sustainable ways to manage batteries at the end of their life. How will batteries be recycled and who will be responsible? Can batteries be utilized for second-life applications before being recycled? How will the business models for second-life applications and recycling work?

Session Speakers
  • Julian Jansen

    IHS Markit

    Research & Analysis Manager, Energy Storage

  • Brad Smith

    Beauvoir Consulting Services


  • William Gent

    Stanford University

    StorageX Staff Scientist

  • Melissa C. Lott

    Columbia University

    Senior Research Scholar, Center on Global Energy Policy

  • Bernardo Orvañanos


    Sr. Manager, Technology Strategy & Innovation