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New Approach To Li-Ion Battery Efficiency At Stanford Puts Out Fires

October 21st, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

There's a new approach that is boosting the efficiency of lithium-ion batteries that also puts out fires — making the batteries fireproof. The new approach, according to scientists at Stanford University and the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, is the reengineering of one of the heaviest components in batteries: sheets of copper or aluminum foil that are used to collect currents

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