Volvo builds Swedish battery factory

The Volvo Group has decided to build a battery factory in Mariestad. The goal is to be able to meet a growing demand for heavy electric trucks and machines.

För att möta efterfrågan på eldrivna tunga lastbilar och maskiner vill Volvokoncernen starta en batterifabrik i Sverige. Arkivbild.
To meet the demand for electric heavy trucks and machinery, the Volvo Group wants to start a battery factory in Sweden.

"We want to lead the transition to a fossil-free transport system and our long-term goal is to …