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Flow battery – the new rechargeable, non-toxic and scalable energy storage

With the growth in investments in the renewable energy sector, need for efficient and cheap energy storage facilities has been on a sharp rise as this is critical in supporting the intermittent energy sources such as solar and wind. Researchers…

Sand Based Lithium ion Batteries  Lasts Three Times Longer

Sand Based Lithium ion Batteries Lasts Three Times Longer

Sand is an environmentally friendly, non toxic and low-cost material that makes higher energy density electrodes for the sand based lithium ion batteries as compared to those made from graphite. Sand contains quartz (silicon dioxide), which has superior electrical properties…