Ideal Battery

Verma, S. S.
May 2007
Chemical Business;May2007, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p42
Trade Publication
The article reports that the lithium-ion is the fastest growing and most promising battery chemistry today. It is stated that lithium-ion is safe, provided certain precautions are met when charging and discharging, although slightly lower in energy density than lithium metal. The lithium-ion is superior to nickel and lead-based chemistries and the applications for lithium-ion batteries are growing as a result. The limitations, guidelines for prolonged life and warning on the use of the batteries are given.


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