Post Profile






Can Ionic Materials Design A Rechargeable Battery That Unseats The Lithium-Ion?

Lithium-ion–the kind of battery used in your computer and in Teslas–has a lot of good qualities, and some serious drawbacks. A new battery company is looking for a less combustible, less expensive solution. Most of the world is betting on lithium-ion as the future of batteries–Elon Musk for one. When fully up and running in 2020, Tesla’s Gigafactory 1 is expected to churn out 50 million kilowatt hours of lithium-ion power packs a year–enough for plenty of Model 3s and home Powerwall storage units.
read more

share

Related Posts


The Revolution in Rechargeable Batteries: Lithium Iron Vs Lithium Ion

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Environmental Graffiti

What are the health and environmental advantages of lithium iron phosphate batteries over lithium ion batteries? Which is the best rechargeable battery for consumers? read more This is just a brief summary, please visit Environmenta...

Sunverge selects International Battery for lithium ion energy storage systems

Utilities / Energy : Smart Grid

International Battery, a manufacturer, designer and developer of lithium ion rechargeable cells, batteries and energy storage systems, has announced that it has been selected by Sunverge Energy to provide its lithium ion energy stor...

The Tesla Powerwall, A Large Rechargeable Battery Capable of Powering a Home

Humor / odd : Laughing Squid

The Tesla Powerwall is the latest offering from Elon Musk‘s electric car company Tesla Motors. The Powerwall is a large rechargeable lithium ion battery capable of powering a home. It can be paired with solar panels or tap into the ...

Using hydrogen to enhance lithium ion batteries

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists have found that lithium ion batteries operate longer and faster when their electrodes are treated with hydrogen. Lithium ion batteries (LIBs) are a class of rechargeable battery type...

A Lithium Ion Supercapacitor Battery

Technology / Gadgets : Hack a Day

Lithium ion supercapacitors. No, not lithium ion batteries, and yes, they’re a real thing. While they’re astonishingly expensive per Farad, they are extremely small and used as the first line of defense in some seriously expensive h...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC