All Entries in the Category : EDLC

Supercapacitors, Ultracapacitors, Electronic Double Layer Capacitors.

Sunvault’s graphene-based supercapacitor to replace Li-Ion batteries?

Representatives of The Canadian Sunvault recently attended the Wall Street Conference in Florida where they presented a 1000 farad graphene supercapacitor. This is claimed by the company to be the largest graphene supercapacitor developed to date and a technology that will in the future compete with, if not potentially replace, the lithium battery.

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Korean researchers develop ten times faster supercap battery

Korean researcher team led by Prof. Ho Seok Park in Chemical Engineering Dept. at Sungkyunkwan University have developed a super capacitor battery with twice as large capacity and ten times faster speed than conventional batteries controlling two dimensional nanomaterial structure and composition.

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Quick-charging hybrid supercapacitors

The dramatic rise of smartphones, tablets, laptops and other personal and portable electronics has brought battery technology to the forefront of electronics research. Even as devices have improved by leaps and bounds, the slow pace of battery development has held back technological progress.

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Nesscap Announces Bridge Financing and Issuance

TORONTO, ONTARIO, Mar 30, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — Nesscap Energy Inc. (“Nesscap”) (NCE), a global leader in research, development and manufacturing of ultracapacitor products, announces that, subject to regulatory approval, Arbat Capital Group Ltd. (Arbat) has agreed to provided bridge financing to Nesscap in an amount of up to USD 1,500,000 (the Loan) on the following terms: (i) the Loan has a maturity date of April 1, 2016; (ii) an initial tranche of USD $750,000 will be made available on or around April 1, 2015 and a second tranche of up to US $750,000 will be made available in one or more instalments at the option of Nesscap on the same terms and conditions; (iii) the interest rate for the Loan is 10% per annum with such interest to be accrued and payable together with the principal amount on April 1, 2016; (vi) the Loan is unsecured and ranks equally with other unsecured creditors of Nesscap; (v) prepayment of principal and interest, in whole or in part, is permitted at any time without premium or penalty; and (vi) outstanding principal and accrued (but unpaid) interest of the loans must be repaid by Nesscap upon completion of an equity financing in a minimum amount of USD 10,000,000.

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ZENN Announces Results of Phase 2 Independent EEStor Testing

/ — TORONTO, ONTARIO — (Marketwired) — 03/26/15 — ZENN Motor Company Inc. (TSX VENTURE: ZNN) (“ZENN” or the “Company”), today announced the findings of the independent Phase 2 testing conducted by Intertek Group plc (“Intertek”) on the capacitor technology developed by 71.3% owned subsidiary, EEStor Inc. (“EEStor”).

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Maxwell and Kenworth Offer Ultracapacitor-Based Engine Starting Module

SAN DIEGO, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXWL), a leading developer and manufacturer of ultracapacitor-based energy storage products, today announced that its ultracapacitor-based Engine Start Module (ESM) will be offered as a factory-installed option on new Kenworth T680 and T880 trucks.

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Supercapacitor Industry Surging at 19.4% in 2019

BCC Research ( reveals in its new report on supercapacitors, the global market has been growing at a very fast pace during the last decade and is projected to be valued at approximately $873 million by the end of 2014 and to continue to expand at a healthy compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19.4% through 2019.

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