Group14 Nets $17M For Energy Dense Batteries, Domestic Lithium Ion Supply Chain-BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | Group14 Technologies, a global provider of silicon-carbon composite materials for lithium-ion markets, today announced it has secured $17 million in Series B funding. Group14 will leverage this operating capital to scale production to meet the increasing demand for its flagship product SCC55, which affords up to 50% more energy density than… more..
The Measure of Measurement: Identifying Sensor Needs, Solutions-BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | At NDC Technologies, advances in battery technologies are driven by the customer’s needs explains Gareth Joseph, Global Business Director, Lithium Ion Battery Technology Solutions. Recently, Craig Wohlers, Executive Director of Conferences at Cambridge EnerTech, spoke with Joseph about NDC’s market observations and new products. more..
Electrification: Opportunities and Obstacles for Battery Recycling-BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | The world is experiencing a profound energy transition. Industrial manufacturers across the globe are swapping combustion fuels for electricity in line with global ambitions to decarbonize energy supply and improve energy productivity. But as we look ahead to a world in which the industrial sector is becoming increasingly electrified, one issue… more..
Eaton Launches UPS With Intelligent Cybersecurity-BATTERY POWER NEWS | Eaton has launched the Ferrups FXTM uninterruptible power supply, which brings intelligent capabilities and cybersecurity to industrial applications ranging from manufacturing facilities to agricultural plants to global military installations. The Ferrups FXTM UPS is designed for harsh power environments in industries where downtime can have a significant impact on safety, production… more..
DC Power Maintenance Strategies for Reliability -BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | According to the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), 98% of all power outages last less than 10 seconds. Yet, if the uninterruptible power supply (UPS) batteries fail during those 10 seconds, consequences can be significant. 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.