New Foam Batteries Promise Fast Charging, Higher Capacity

From the MIT Technology Review story

3-D batteries could be cheaper to make, faster to charge, safer, smaller, and less environmentally toxic than conventional batteries. What’s more, because they can be made lightweight, flexible, and in an almost limitless variety of shapes, they could offer energy storage applications previously unimaginable.

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How to Make Battery Power More Powerful

From Popular Mechanics’ September 2014 cover story

The lithium-ion batteries powering our lives are in need of a major innovation—or a full-on replacement. But decades of research have produced few viable solutions. Until now. Read the Popular Mechanics story.

Colorado awards nearly $3 million to support innovation through Advanced Industries Accelerator Grant Program

Gov. John Hickenlooper and the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) announced the first round of grantees of the Advanced Industries Accelerator Grant Program.

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