TITLE

Supercapacitors to replace batteries

PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
DEMM: Engineering & Manufacturing;Feb2014, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Powerweave project of the European Union which will see the replacement of batteries by supercapacitors.
ACCESSION #
94440576

 

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