Unique Challenges, Opportunities For Tiny Wearable Batteries
Lawrence Pan of FitBit outlined the state of the wearable battery market and highlighted the areas for growth and innovation—many unique to wearable applications.
Latest Advances in Nickel-rich Cathodes at the 2020 International Battery Seminar
Nickel-rich formulations of lithium-ion battery cathodes are increasing the driving range of electric vehicles, lowering the cost of high-performance batteries, and mitigating concerns around the sustainability, toxicity, and ethics of cobalt mining. Nickel-rich cathodes are here to stay.
A Look Inside Your Battery: Watching the Dendrites Grow
Lithium-ion batteries are the most popular type of portable rechargeable batteries today and are used in many electronic devices. Their proliferation can be credited to their higher energy density, power density, and lack of memory effect. Other types of rechargeable batteries are unable.
The Latest Restrictions On Lithium Battery Transport
James Powell with Transportation Development Group outlined the current state of lithium battery transport restrictions and highlighted a few upcoming changes.
Labelmaster Announces Dangerous Goods Digital Community
Labelmaster has launched the DG Exchange—the dangerous goods industry's first digital community. The DG Exchange brings together supply chain and business professionals to share ideas, learn, and collaborate in order to navigate dangerous goods issues, challenges and trends—empowering them to positively impact their businesses.
Falcon Electric Introduces FN2 Online UPS Featuring Cost-saving Benefits
Falcon Electric, Inc., a leading manufacturer of award-winning, online Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPSs), introduces its FN2 Online UPS systems that offer users cost-saving features. The 6, 8 and 10kVA rackmount and tower models are the next generation of Falcon's FN UPS products. The new FN2 UPS features advanced Digital Signal Processing (DSP) technology with fewer components resulting in higher reliability and lower service costs.
Cementex Personal Protective Task Wear and Equipment for Worker Safety
Cementex, the safety tool specialists, highlights its UltraLite Series of Arc Flash PPE Task Wear and PPE storage canisters. Cementex's UltraLite Series Arc Flash PPE Task Wear is designed to combine complete safety with comfort. The 11 cal/cm2 UltraLite garments include a balaclava-hooded long-sleeve t-shirt and simple high-waisted12 cal/cm2 pants, made to fit comfortably over daily-wear clothing. With kits available that include gloves, a hardhat and clear faceshield. UltraLite Task Wear ensures that workers are completely safe and prepared for the job.
esVolta selects ION Energy's data analytics platform to improve operational efficiency of its battery energy storage projects
ION Energy, an industry leader in battery management solutions, to improve the operational efficiency of its utility scale battery energy storage projects, in one of the largest such deals in the world. Under the partnership, ION Energy's battery analytics platform, Edison Analytics, will be deployed across esVolta's entire portfolio of battery energy storage projects in North America, totaling to 581 MWh of energy storage.
PXiSE Energy Solutions Earns World's First IEEE 2030.5 Server Certification for Distributed Energy Resource (DER) Management Systems
PXiSE Energy Solutions, developer of next-generation grid control technology, announces that it has received the world's first certification for a fully functional Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Standard (IEEE) 2030.5TM server from the SunSpec Alliance. The PXiSE 2030.5/SEP2 Server is designed to coordinate hundreds of thousands of customer DERs securely using the public network (Internet). The server implements a strong security profile including Transport Layer Security (TLS) for point to point security similar to those in banking for online transactions.