Amara Raja Batteries Limited

Company limited by Shares (2) 5541+ employees

Amara Raja Batteries Limited Description

Amara Raja Batteries Limited was established in the year 1985 and is headquartered in Hyderabad. The company is named after Managing Director Jay Galla's grandfather Amaravati and Rajagopal Naidu. The company manufactures and sells lead-acid storage batteries. The company offers its batteries under brands like PowerZone, Amaron, Power Stack, AmaronVolt and Quanta. The long list of customers include groups like railways, telecom, power control, solar, and UPS. The company believes in influencing and helping improve the quality of life by building institutions that serve better access to better opportunities, goods and services to their customers all the time. The company has improved with partnerships and information that is shared with world leaders. The company is works with the latest generation technologies by developing and manufacturing products that are customer focused and globally competitive. The company is an Indian based MNC. The company is popularly known as for its automotive battery brand Amaron which is considered to be the second largest selling automotive battery in the country today. The group has employee workforce of more than 12000 employees. They also have an international joint venture with Johnson Controls Inc. The company mainly focuses on the up-liftment of rural population and is committed to social works in various areas that include learning & education, rural employment, social rehabilitation and rural up-liftment. The company is among the first to introduce the zero maintenance technology in the country's automotive battery segment. The company has presence not only in the automotive batteries business but also packaged food and beverages, electronics products manufacturing, infrastructure sector, power system production and fabrication of sheet metal products and fasteners. The company also managed to make its place in Asia's "Best Under a Billion" 2010 list of companies that were compiled by Forbes Magazine.

Amara Raja Batteries Limited Overview

New Delhi
5541+ employees
Company limited by Shares
Non-govt company
13 Feb,1985
N/A Related OEMs
N/A No. of plants

Company Breakup

Name share
Foreign Holdings
Bodies Corporate
Mutual Funds
Total Number Of Shareholders 79114
Shareholding As On 2016-08-06

Amara Raja Batteries Limited in News

19 Oct 2021

Fuel Cells vs Batteries: The future of EVs has space for both

The natural question is whether there is any reason to invest in a new technology that will require a dedicated refuelling infrastructure when so much progress has been made on BPEVs. FCEVs actually offer clear advantages over BPEV as fuel cells have a much higher gravimetric energy storage density than lithium-ion batteries.

19 Oct 2021

Auto sector shifts gear towards recycling parts, batteries

"As demand for these materials increase, the pressures on these (economically marginalised) regions are likely to be amplified, risking the goals of a socially and ecologically sustainable renewable energy system," according to the Institute for Sustainable Futures at University of Technology Sydney.

28 Jun 2021

Norwegian battery startup to cooperate with ABB

Beyonder, founded in 2016, raised 125 million crowns ($14.7 million) in December to launch a pilot production line this year for so-called lithium-ion capacitators, batteries that provide high power output and could be recharged quickly, making them suitable for use in heavy machinery or for the power grid.

09 Jun 2021

Electric truck maker Lordstown warns of going concern risk

Lordstown, which went public last year through a reverse merger with a special-purpose acquisition company (SPAC), has struggled with the launch of its Endurance pickup truck. The truck is being built at a former General Motors Co plant in northeast Ohio.

08 Jun 2021

Ford to offer new Maverick compact pickup standard as hybrid

Ford and other global automakers are racing to shift their gas-powered lineups to all electric under pressure from regions like Europe and China to cut vehicle emissions. U.S. President Joe Biden's administration is moving to reverse former President Donald Trump's rollback of vehicle-emission standards.

08 Jun 2021

Tesla's heavy trucking unit chief leaves company

Guillen, who has been with the company for over a decade, was named president of Tesla Heavy Trucking unit in March, with a mandate to lead the company's entry into the heavy trucks market.

12 Apr 2021

SKorea's Moon says EV battery settlement 'very meaningful'

The U.S. International Trade Commission had decided in February that SK stole 22 trade secrets from LG Energy and that SK Innovation should be barred from importing, making or selling batteries in the United States for 10 years.

04 Apr 2021

IIT Delhi works on making EVs part of life

The institute’s Centre for Automotive Research and Tribology (CART) has also been researching driverless cars for major automobile companies to “make India become totally electric”.

01 Apr 2021

Apple to use Tesla 'megapack' batteries at its US solar farm

Apple announced on Wednesday that it is constructing one of the largest battery projects in the country called California Flats an industry-leading, grid-scale energy storage project capable of storing 240 megawatt-hours of energy, enough to power over 7,000 homes for one day.

31 Mar 2021

The global race to develop 'green' hydrogen

Europe in particular is anxious to get a handle on the new and still costly fuel, having missed the boat on solar and battery technology, which is dominated by China.

Directors of Amara Raja Batteries Limited

Name DIN Email Designation Date of joining
Trent Moore Nevill Unlock to View Unlock to View Director 22 Jan,2017
Raphael John Shemanski Unlock to View Unlock to View Director 19 Mar,2016
Galla Jayadev Unlock to View Unlock to View Director 01 Sep,2015
Bhairavi Tushar Jani Unlock to View Unlock to View Director 28 Mar,2015
Tharmapuram Ramachandran Narayanaswamy Unlock to View Unlock to View Director 01 Jun,2009
Srivishnu Raju Nandyala Unlock to View Unlock to View Director 14 Aug,2008
Nagarjun Valluripalli Unlock to View Unlock to View Director 20 Dec,2005
Galla Ramachandra Naidu Unlock to View Unlock to View Director 08 Jul,1985

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