Lithium Sulfur Cell Batteries: A Bright Future for Wales?


In this podcast interview, Business News Wales spoke to Huw Hampson-Jones, CEO at OXIS Energy about the latest innovative project that the company is undertaking.

OXIS Energy is to establish the first ever manufacturing plant for the production of electrolyte and cathode active material specifically for the mass production of lithium sulfur cells. The plant will be built at the Kenfig Industrial Estate Port Talbot and is the first of its kind in the world.

In the interview, we ask Huw about:

  • The new manufacturing facility

  • Why OXIS has chosen Wales

  • Collaboration and supply chain opportunities and challenges

  • The potential of Lithium Sulfur Cell uptake within different industries

  • The impact on the Welsh job market

…and more.