Another possible Lithium air combination

http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v529/n7586/full/nature16484.html

New Company, Out of Stealth Mode

Looks promising.  Yet another different way of tackling the problem.

http://www.forbes.com/sites/peterdetwiler/2015/06/22/24m-a-lithium-ion-battery-breakthrough-technology/

This sounds like an interesting book. Will have to pick it up.

http://chicagotonight.wttw.com/2015/02/26/international-race-build-breakthrough-battery

Singapore’s Nanyang University has a new anode idea

http://www.cnet.com/news/new-batteries-charge-70-percent-in-2-minutes/

Sakti3 has a lot of connections for someone I’ve never heard of.

secretive company announces impressive result

 

And another article with a vid

Prieto Battery reaches Milestone

Best article I’ve read in awhile

 

Looks like lithium air is dead, but much potential for lithium ion still remains.

This thing has just exploded today.

My biggest worry besides the old “too good to be true”, is the reports vary a lot.  Some say it has greater energy density than Li, some say the same, some say it doesn’t use lithium, some do, not a lot of consistency.

http://powerjapanplus.com/battery/index.html

http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2014/05/the-organic-carbon-battery-from-japan-that-could-spawn-the-next-tesla/362112/

http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1092056_dual-carbon-battery-same-energy-density-safer-longer-life-than-lithium-ion-says-power-japan-plus