Problem Statement 4: Second Life, Recycling and Upcycling. How do we draw the optimum use out of EV batteries, making them truly green?
Predictions state that electric transportation is soon going to dominate the market - making it inevitable that the future is electric. The rise of electrification will also lead to a rise in demand for electricity, for industrial, household and automotive applications. Used batteries will be in need of proper disposal methods or they will end up in dump yards that in the long run will contaminate land and water. There is a need to address the ways in which we can reuse and dispose energy storage devices and ensure that electrification really is Green!
Come up with innovative and cost-efficient solutions to address the grey
areas and ensure sustainability of technology and nature.
Keywords: Recycling, Up-cycling, Battery Disposal Systems.