Electronic Products & Technology


May 30, 2020 by EP&T Magazine

New materials make supercapacitors better than batteries

Soon supercapacitors will compete head-on with batteries in far more applications
August 19, 2019 by Stephen Law

The Battery Show – North America

The basic components of the battery haven’t changed since 1748, but its technology, materials, and applications sure have. While first widely used to power electrical telegraph networks, today’s battery applications in automobiles, consumer electronics, medical devices, and stationary storage don’t…
August 7, 2018 by Dr Peter Harrop, Chairman, IDTechEx

Lead acid battery alternatives set to become big business

Cleantech Hub reports that a mere 13% of lead acid batteries are recycled in Nigeria. Yet there is a mini-grid revolution about to take off in Nigeria, such as the World Bank and the Rural Electrification Agency $350 million project…
May 29, 2018 by Stephen Law

RIE Meeting – Manufacture of lithium batteries

LE PROGRAMME 13h Assemblée Générale de l’ADICQ (gratuit) 14h30 Visite des laboratoires CNRC (à Boucherville) 16h00 Conférence Jonhson Matthey Conférence Blue Solutions Conférence LiBTec 17h Cocktail dinatoire – Réseautage
July 17, 2017 by Stephen Law

Batteries are made from 99.99% pure lead

CYCLON batteries from Enersys are made from 99.99% pure lead, while the plates are extremely thin, so they provide more surface area than conventional batteries and far more power. High purity acid is absorbed right into the Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM)…