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GCC: Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019 awarded to developers of Li-ion battery

Fri Oct 11, 2019 12:33 pm

Surprised no one's mentioned it. https://www.greencarcongress.com/2019/1 ... nobel.html


For a non-techincal description of Whittingham's and Goodenough's work, I recommend:
Bottled Lightning: Superbatteries, Electric Cars, and the New Lithium Economy
https://www.amazon.com/Bottled-Lightnin ... 0809030535
Guy [I have lots of experience designing/selling off-grid AE systems, some using EVs but don't own one. Local trips are by foot, bike and/or rapid transit].

The 'best' is the enemy of 'good enough'. Copper shot, not Silver bullets.

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