Tesla is a car manufacturer that is one of the best electronic vehicle creators. The 85 kWh battery pack weighs 1,200 lb (540 kg) and contains 7,104 lithium-ion battery cells in 16 modules wired in series. Lithium ion batteries are the same type that are used in your everyday phone. Lithium Ion is mined and a scare material, Tesla is create one of the world's biggest manufacturing plants in Nevada to generate the worlds battery needs.
AVA Recycling process Lithium ion batteries from cell phones every day.