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Is Tesla’s application of LFP cathode technology indicative of price over performance?

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Although LFP is not the most preferred battery chemistry among automakers in the light vehicle sector, the recent announcement by Tesla to use it in the Model 3 in Mainland China has raised the question whether there are more possibilities for LFP in the light vehicle segment than previously thought

A recent development has got the automotive industry talking about a battery chemistry which, over the last half-a-decade, has been steadily losing market share in the electric vehicle (EV) segment—lithium iron phosphate (LFP).

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