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Higher capacity batteriesThe batteries in Amateur Radio handhelds never seem to last long enough, but now a new storage material may provide the answer.
ScienceDaily reports that researchers at the Institute for Chemistry and Technology of Materials have developed a new method that utilises silicon for lithium-ion batteries.
Its storage capacity is ten times higher than the graphite substrate which has been used up to now, and promises considerable improvements for users.
Read the ScienceDaily story,
Battery Of The Future: New Storage Material Improves Energy Density Of Lithium-ion Battery
Thanks to George Boorer ZL3PN for spotting this item.
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