Will solid-state batteries be the key to make electric SUVs and pickups viable?

Nissan Surf-Out conceptEarlier this month Nissan announced the establishment of a prototype production facility for all-solid-state battery cells—with plans to establish a pilot production line as soon as 2024 in Japan, and market availability in an EV in 2028. The cells are potentially “a game changer for EV democratization,” according to Nissan, with…