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Month: December 2016


The coming of the hybrid ultracapacitor and lithium-ion system and what it means for EVs, power generation and stationary storage

There is a lot of hype in and around energy storage and in particular around lithium-ion batteries which are becoming more widespread thanks to their increasing use in consumer goods and electric and hybrid motor vehicles. However, lithium-ion batteries are still too expensive for many applications and we will not see exponential growth in the … Continued

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Why the future of energy storage belongs to lithium-ion

Electricity storage is both complicated and expensive. Electricity has to be converted into another form of energy then converted back into electrical energy before it can be reused. Scientists have been trying to crack the electricity storage code for over 150 years now. Despite their efforts, the two main storage technologies employed today: lead-acid batteries … Continued

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