DEARBORN, MI – While politicians and pundits wring their hands about too much capacity in the vehicle battery industry, one industry executive is worried about there soon not being enough. “If I project out over five years, I worry about undercapacity,” Prabhakar Patil, CEO of LG Chem Power, tells attendees here at the 2014 Automotive World Megatrends conference. Patil cites a variety of reasons for his optimism, which is in stark contrast to many industry-watchers who say ...

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