5 trends driving electric vehicles

What are the next generation materials for alternative energies ?

Elkem is committed to sustainability through our continuous efforts to maximize our positive impact on the environment and societies around us. That is why Elkem is always looking for new and innovative solutions to reduce waste and emissions with our global footprint.

The graphic below lists 5 emerging trends pushing sustainability from renewable energy sources.


Elkem Silicones pushes boundaries through innovation, technology and collaboration with engineers to increase efficiencies in these applications:

  • Potting for solar junction boxes
  • Seal in place gasketing in vehicles and solar cells
  • Coatings for wind turbines
  • Thermal management for EV battery packs
  • Waterproofing for sensors