AT&T Inc (T.N) will pay $52 million in civil penalties and environmental compliance as part of a settlement with California over illegal dumping of hazardous waste but won't be required to clea

He also signed a bill setting a deadline for Exide Technologies' battery recycling plant in Vernon to comply with hazardous-waste laws, while vetoing broader changes to the state's toxic substances

Too few residents near the Exide battery recycling plant in Vernon have had their lead levels tested

Materials from discarded car batteries could potentially be recycled into solar panels, according to researchers.

California regulators expanded the lead soil testing area near the Exide battery recycling plant in Vernon

Scientists in South Korea say they have found a way of converting used cigarette butts into a material capable of storing energy that could help power everything from mobile phones to electric cars

U.S.-funded incinerators in Afghanistan unused, inspector general says
Batteries, plastics, tires and aerosol cans tossed into open burn pits in Afghanistan, report says

Washington state awarded $14.3 million in matching grants to three utilities to develop battery systems to store power from intermittent, renewable sources.

The High Court on Thursday declared illegal the running of battery-run rickshaws in Dhaka and Chittagong metropolitan cities.

China established a non-profit organization on Monday to boost the electric vehicle (EV) industry with more cooperation in research, policy making and business management.