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Why Do Lithium-ion-batteries Fail?
2013-10-17 15:36:16

ETH Zurich Lithium-ion batteries are in our cellphones, laptops, and digital cameras. Few portable electronic devices exist that do not rely on these energy sources. Currently battery electrodes contain active materials known as intercalation compounds. These materials store charge in their chemical structure without undergoing substantial structural change. That makes these batteries comparatively long-lived and safe. However, intercalation materials have one drawback: their limited...

2013-10-16 23:31:59

Boulder Ionics (BI), a leading producer of ionic liquid based electrolytes for advanced energy storage, announced that it has signed a non-exclusive worldwide licensing agreement with Hydro-Québec (HQ), a major supplier of electricity, relying on clean, renewable energy. The deal provides BI with a license to HQ’s patent portfolio for a family of chemicals containing bis(fluorosulfonyl)imide, or FSI. (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Combining this license with its existing licenses of TFSI...

2013-10-11 23:26:09

Skajaquoda Group inc. (OTCQB: SKAJ) is launching a research program to develop a cost-effective means to maintain superconductivity for possible use in generators, power distribution, energy storage and many other applications. Clarkfield, MN (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 Skajaquoda Group inc. (OTCQB: SKAJ) is launching a research program to develop a cost-effective means to maintain superconductivity for possible use in generators, power distribution, energy storage and many other...

2013-09-30 23:32:36

Never Run out of Power Again. Mugen Power now offers strong 5000mAh extended battery case for HTC One. Hong Kong (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Mugen Power Batteries (http://mugen.co), the manufacturer of high-capacity batteries for handheld devices, today announces the new CC-HTCONEXL Mugen Power 5000mAh Extended Battery Case for HTC One which extends the time consumers can use this popular device. The battery is immediately available from Mugen Power Batteries with free shipping worldwide....


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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