2016-09-21

Note 7 Battery Fire Reveals Flaw in Samsung’s Supply Chain Strategy but Its Impact on Lithium Battery Industry Is Limited

Battery fires linked to Samsung’s latest flagship Galaxy Note 7 has led to a major fallout in the smartphone market. “This incident exposes Samsung’s flawed strategy of allocating most of its smartphone battery orders to Samsung SDI,” said Duff .. more
2016-09-14

No Note 7! Dreamweaver Launches New Solution for Ultra-Safe Li-ion Batteries

Dreamweaver International and its manufacturing partner Glatfelter have brought their first separator for lithium ion batteries into full production. At 20 microns thin, it will provide outstanding safety and cycle life in applications including e.. more
2016-09-14

CATL Aims Battery Production Global Expansion for EVs

Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd. (CATL), a Chinese company specializing in lithium-ion battery Research & Development and production, is making its North American debut at The 2016 Battery Show North America. CATL provide.. more
2016-09-14

ITRI’s Li-ion Battery Technology Effectively Powers Sharp’s Home Surveillance Robot

The rapid development of service-oriented robots and IoT products has once again highlighted the safety of lithium-ion batteries. Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) has developed the STOBA® technology t.. more
2016-09-08

Axion Power Offers Energy Storage System for Home-use

Axion Power International announced the release of its newest residential energy storage system, further broadening its consumer product line. The residential system features the latest generation of Axion's PbC® Batteries and works with inverters from leading ma.. more
2016-09-07

NEC Introduces Distributed Energy Storage Platform for Commercial and Industrial Use

NEC Energy Solutions (NEC ES), a subsidiary of NEC Corporation, introduced the DSS™, a new distributed energy storage platform and a significant step into the commercial and industrial (C&I) energy storage segment, enablin.. more
2016-08-25

Neah Power Systems Wins US DOE Grant for Lithium Metal Battery

Neah Power Systems, Inc. a provider of high density rechargeable lithium metal battery storage solutions for defense, commercial, and consumer applications, is pleased to announce that it won a grant from the U.S. Department of Energy through the Small Business Voucher.. more