lithium-sulfur battery

lithium-sulfur battery

[′lith·ē·əm ¦səl·fər ′bad·ə·rē]
(electricity)
A storage battery in which the cells use a molten lithium cathode and a molten sulfur anode separated by a molten salt electrolyte that consists of lithium iodide, potassium iodide, and lithium chloride.
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Sony is pushing forward with lithium-sulfur battery development.
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JCESR has already achieved performance from a lithium-sulfur battery cathode that is better than what is commercially available, and a growing number of organizations continue to join JCESRs affiliate program to help accelerate development of advanced battery technologies.
One promising solution is the lithium-sulfur battery, which can hold as much as four times more energy per mass than lithium-ion batteries.
Whereas previous research reports have celebrated the ability to recharge a lithium-sulfur battery 150 times, the Stanford researchers recharged their battery 1,000 times and still retained 67 percent of its energy storage capacity.
We are excited to be working with the Department of Energy to accelerate the development of commercial lithium-sulfur battery technology enabled by Vor-x([R])," stated John Lettow, President of Vorbeck Materials.
OXIS Energy has developed a unique technology based on a lithium-sulfur battery chemistry that resolves some of the issues in the batteries currently used in military, automotive, and solar energy storage applications.
Washington, June 10 ( ANI ): Scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have designed and tested an all-solid lithium-sulfur battery with approximately four times the energy density of conventional lithium-ion technologies that power today's electronics.
The lithium-sulfur battery may be nearing prime time.
PolyPlus Battery Company is a world leader in the development of advanced lithium-air, lithium-water, and lithium-sulfur battery technologies.