[amsat-bb] Lithium-Air Batteries Promising

Clint Bradford clintbradford at mac.com
Wed Apr 7 13:36:03 PDT 2010

Lithium-air battery technology looks to have a big future. With the potential of providing energy densities up to three times that of the conventional lithium-ion batteries found in just about every portable consumer electronics device going around (not to mention the incoming wave of electric vehicles), many companies, including IBM and General Motors are pursuing work on lithium-air batteries. Now researchers at MIT have made a breakthrough that could help make the commercial development of lightweight rechargeable batteries a reality.

Entire article: http://tinyurl.com/li-air

Clint Bradford, K6LCS

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