Saft makes major breakthrough in Indian power sector
Bangalore, India - Jul 07, 2008
Saft announces the signature of an important contract with Lanco Infratech Limited to provide back-up power for the Nagarjuna thermal Power Plant at Udupi in Karnataka province in Southern India...
JLT Mobile Computers switches to Saft Li-ion batteries for its new rugged field Tablet PC
Paris - Jul 03, 2008
Saft is supplying thousands of MP series lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries to JLT Mobile Computers of Sweden to power its new JLT8404 rugged field Tablet PC designed for mobile computing applications in extreme environments...
The Photovoltaic and the Battery Sectors recognize the key role of Energy Storage in the future development of photovoltaic power
Brussels - Jun 16, 2008
EPIA & EUROBAT press release
Saft demonstrates energy storage as a vital factor in the future growth of photovoltaic power
Munich - Jun 12, 2008
Saft, the world specialist in the design and manufacture of high-tech industrial batteries, is using its presence at Intersolar 2008 to highlight efficient and reliable energy storage technology as a vital factor in the future growth of photovoltaic (PV) power.
Saft Zhuhai plant passes 10 million cell landmark
Zhuhai - Jun 11, 2008
Saft Zhuhai Free Trade Zone Co Ltd, the wholly owned Chinese subsidiary of Saft, leader in the design, development and manufacture of high-end batteries for industry and defence, has just produced its 10 millionth primary lithium cell after commencing operation in 2006
Johnson Controls-Saft named as battery supplier for Ford test fleet of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles
Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Jun 10, 2008
As increasing numbers of consumers look for fuel-efficient, low emission vehicle options, a test fleet of Ford Escape plug-in hybrid vehicles (PHEVs) is making its way on the road today. Powered by lithium-ion batteries from Johnson Controls-Saft, the demonstration fleet will examine the future of PHEVs...
Saft Li-ion battery system will power the new French Navy’s Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV)
Paris - Jun 09, 2008
Saft has won a contract from ECA, the France-based robotic systems specialist, to supply the lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery system that will power the French Navy’s “Guerre des Mines”
Saft batteries will provide vital energy buffer for Terracon’s ‘Energy Container’ for renewable energy applications
Paris, France - May 13, 2008
Saft Sunica.plus rechargeable nickel-cadmium (Ni-Cd) batteries have been specified by Terracon Energy gmbh to provide the vital energy buffer for an innovative, self-contained, transportable ‘Energy Container’ designed to provide an almost instant source of up to 10 kW of renewable energy in remote locations.
Quartely Financial Information for the first quarter of 2008
Paris - May 06, 2008
Saft Li-ion batteries start their first GALILEO mission with the launch of the GIOVE-B experimental satellite
Paris, France - Apr 28, 2008
Saft Li-ion batteries have started their first mission for GALILEO, Europe’s own global navigation satellite system, with today’s successful launch of the GIOVE-B experimental satellite from the Baikonur Cosmodrome. GIOVE-B has been built by under EADS-Astrium prime contractorship with Thales Alenia Space as main industrial partner to validate critical technologies and frequencies being used for the 30 satellites GALILEO MEO (Medium Earth Orbit) constellation