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All About Batteries, Part 11: Lithium Sulfur (LiS)

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Simon7382   10/6/2014 2:57:15 AM
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Well, the Li metal cathode is very active and a known fire hazard for one, and cell voltage is much lower than standard LiCo batteries for another. I would not bet on this technology to replace LiCo any time soon.

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eetcowie   10/1/2014 2:36:36 PM
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rick merritt Is it getting any market traction? Any downsides holding it back?

All production of the batteries are being fully swallowed up, as far as I can tell. I tried to contact two of the companies to see if I could buy some, and couldn't even get a list of the form factors being produced. There remains no other downsides, other than facilities and ramping up production, that I know of.

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rick merritt   9/30/2014 9:26:19 PM
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Interesting technology. Is it getting any market traction? Any downsides holding it back?

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