Category: Opinion

Japanese companies have dominated the solid-state Li-ion batteries patent landscape, but the last 3 years have seen an explosion in Chinese patenting activity, while automakers and numerous pure-play newcomers are entering the game.

SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS, France – October 20, 2021. Solid-state lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries with inorganic solid electrolytes hold a key position in the booming developments to get safer Li-ion batteries with higher energy density and fast charging capability for electric and hybrid electric vehicles (EV/HEV). In a solid-state battery, the flammable liquid-electrolyte used in conventional Li-ion battery…
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Addionics – Is Dry Coating the Next Best Thing to Happen to the Battery Industry?

With better and more efficient production methods for energy storage increasingly in demand, batteries are becoming more important as we head toward a more electrified world. Electrode coating is one of the main steps in the manufacturing process of lithium-ion batteries where the active material is coated on top of the metal foil. The active…
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