Government appoints battery coordinators

Näringsminister Karl-Petter Thorwaldsson (S). Arkivbild.
Minister for Enterprise Karl-Petter Thorwaldsson (S).

In recent years there have been a number of major investments in battery production in Sweden. First out was Northvolt with its factory in Skellefteå. But also Scania, Volvo Group and Volvo Cars have launched battery investments.

The green transition that the Swedish automotive industry represents is extensive and complex and must take place at a very rapid pace. Electrification is crucial …