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Battery Tech Startup Sila Nano Secures $45 Million, Now Has 3 Former Tesla Employees

December 4th, 2019 | by Jake Richardson

Sila Nanotechnologies says its silicon-based materials can increase battery energy density by 20% and potentially up to 40%. Three former Tesla employees are executives at Sila, Kurt Kelty, Alex Jacobs, and co-founder and CEO Gene Berdichevsky. They all worked on battery technology at Tesla. Berdichevsky answered some questions for CleanTechnica about Sila’s work



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