fbpx

EV Engineering News

alpha-En wins grant to commercialize lithium metal anodes

New York-based alpha-En has won an award of $750,000 from the DOE’s Office of Technology Transition Technology Commercialization Fund. The funding will be used to commercialize Argonne National Laboratory’s proprietary highly conductive solid-state electrolyte coating for alpha-En’s lithium metal anodes.

alpha-En says its lithium metal is purer than what is currently available on the market, free of all base metals and common non-conductive impurities. It produces its lithium using a room-temperature process that requires minimal electricity, does not require mercury, and does not release toxic chlorine gas.

The company’s process allows for the flexible deposition and intercalation of lithium into custom substrates, which streamlines the manufacturing of batteries of all sizes.

 

Source: alpha-En via  Green Car Congress

Comment
Comments
Create Account. Already Registered? Log In

Virtual Conference on EV Engineering: Free to Attend

The sessions from our Fall 2022 Virtual Conference are now available to view on-demand. Register for a session below to watch the recording and download the presentation.

LOAD MORE SESSIONS

EV Engineering Webinars & Whitepapers

EV Tech Explained