Power at The Nano Scale

Chiang, Oliver
December 2009
Forbes Asia;12/14/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 19, p47
The article presents information on A123 Systems Inc. and its cofounder Yet-Ming Chiang. In 2001 and 2002, Chiang was putting in 80- to 100-hour weeks trying to convince naysayers he could make a battery that would sell. Black & Decker started selling a line of cordless DeWalt power tools in 2006 with A123's battery, and since then, the firm has inked partnerships with General Motors Corp. and General Electric Co.


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