DreamWeaver International and P.H. Glatfelter Company announced a partnership to develop and manufacture the next generation of high performance and affordable separators targeted for energy storage devices such as lithium-ion batteries and ultracapacitors.
Driven by plunging prices and accelerating demand from the electric and hybrid automobile market, lithium-ion will emerge as the world’s leading rechargeable battery technology and achieve 350 percent revenue growth from 2010 to 2020, according to a new IHS iSuppli Rechargeable Batteries Special Report from information and analysis provider IHS .
The United States Advanced Battery Consortium LLC (USABC) has awarded a $9.62 million development contract to LG Chem Power Inc.
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) has introduced a Li-ion battery monitoring and protection system that integrates all necessary components, including voltage and current measurement, signal isolation and safety monitoring.
By Jon Munson
Senior Applications Engineer