Oak Ridge Electrolyte Add-In Turns Liquid Electrolytes Solid on Impact-BATTERY POWER ONLINE | The Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory has exclusively licensed a liquid-to-solid battery electrolyte technology to Safire Technology Group. The collection of five patented technologies is designed for a drop-in additive for lithium-ion batteries that prevents explosions and fire from impact. more..
Smart Temperature Control for Modern and Eco-friendly Battery Manufacturers-BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | Battery manufacturers are constantly optimizing their processes to meet the increased industry demand for batteries due to the rise in smart technology and electric vehicle development. However, only a few are aware of the impact these enhancements can have on their temperature-cooling needs. As improvements are made, battery manufacturers should consider… more..
High-Energy Cathodes Without All the Stress-BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | An overarching goal in lithium-ion battery research and development is to increase cathode and anode energy density without severely sacrificing cycle life, shelf life, charge rate, or safety. Batteries operate by storing charge through the physical transfer of ions in addition to electrons between electrodes. Thus, it is difficult to break… more..
Battery Funding, Research Updates, More: Sept 2022-BATTERY POWER NEWS | The month has been full of battery industry news from the Battery Show and beyond. Updates this month include funding for electric vehicle battery manufacturing and battery safety, plant optimization for greenfield battery sites, progress toward sustainable gigafactories, and more. more..
Leak Testing Systems for Li-ion Battery Production Pfeiffer Vacuum offers leak testing solutions that utilize air and tracer gases for Li-ion battery production. Leak detection is essential for battery cells, cell components, cooling circuits, battery modules, as well as on complete battery packs to ensure protection from moisture ingress.