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Browsing the "Yi Cui" Tag

Tesla & Amprius — What Is Going On? [Updated: Nothing]

August 26th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Tesla fans have zeroed in on a battery startup called Amprius. A number of clues indicate that it may be acquired by Tesla in the future, or that it at least plays a role in Tesla's battery innovation and coming announcements at Tesla Battery Day. I'll come back to the Tesla–Amprius connections in a minute. First, once I saw the name popping up, I recognized it and decided to check the CleanTechnica archives for it. Let's start there


The Battery That Keeps on Going?

May 6th, 2011 | by Glenn Meyers

Now Cui and his team of researchers have calculated a way to alternate the flow of river water and salty seawater through a battery to produce electricity that can be used for charging purposes. It might also be possible this same process can be reversed to remove salt from seawater to produce drinking water



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