Bottled lightning : superbatteries, electric cars, and the new lithium economy

Seth Fletcher.

"An exploration of the rise of lithium batteries and the impications of the new energy economy."


Angela PrandiniPosted August 30, 2011

What do a "smart phone", an iPad, an eReader, a laptop, and the Chevy Volt have in common? You guessed it--they all use lithium-ion batteries. (You did guess it, right?) Batteries have been around for more than 200 years, but it was the invention of ...

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