Battery Show '16: Solid state to take on Li-ion in medium term

By Myles McCormick
Published: Friday, 16 September 2016

State-of-the-art lithium-ion batteries may ultimately be replaced by solid state alternatives, with lithium metal taking the place of graphite in anodes.

A desire for ever more efficient batteries in electric vehicles (EVs) could lead solid state batteries to take the place of lithium-ion (Li-ion) as the industry standard over the coming years, delegates heard at the 2016 Battery Show in Novi, Michigan in the US this week.
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