Inventus Power Announces Li-Ion Battery Platform-BATTERY POWER NEWS | Inventus Power announced a platform of high-performance, Li-ion batteries for emerging motive and stationary applications at the end of August. The PROformance series includes two product families; U1LiFePRO batteries which are scalable from 12V to 48V and up to 5kWh and PROTRXion batteries which are scalable from 24V to 48V and… more..
DOE, Oak Ridge Open Fellowship Program-BATTERY POWER NEWS | Innovation Crossroads, an early stage entrepreneurial fellowship program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has opened the application period for the fifth cohort of its entrepreneurial research and development program. The application period closes October 31. more..
Virtual Peaker, Fermata Energy Announce Integration-BATTERY POWER NEWS | Today, Virtual Peaker and Fermata Energy announced a partnership to integrate Fermata Energy’s vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology with Virtual Peaker’s cloud-based residential energy demand response platform used by utilities across the country. more..
A Look Inside Your Battery: Watching the Dendrites Grow-Contributed Commentary by Lingxi Kong and Michael Pecht August 24, 2020 | 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… more..
Vacuum Technology for Li-ion Batteries Pfeiffer Vacuum offers solutions for Li-ion battery production including drying, filling under vacuum and leak testing. For drying processes under vacuum or pre-evacuation prior to electrolyte filling there are dry and oil-sealed standard and ATEX pumps. Leak testing systems with air and tracer gases for components like cell covers, modules, packs and coolant circuits ensure battery performance.