The world of power storage is on the brink of a revolutionary shift, as solid-state batteries are poised to redefine the landscape of energy storage. With the increasing demand for renewable energy sources and the growing prominence of electric vehicles, the need for efficient, safe, and long-lasting batteries has never been more pressing. Enter solid-state batteries, a technology that promises to deliver on all these fronts and more, positioning itself as the future of power storage.
Unlike traditional lithium-ion batteries that use liquid or gel electrolytes, solid-state batteries employ solid electrolytes. This seemingly minor modification brings about a slew of advantages. For starters, solid-state batteries offer a higher energy density. This means they can store more energy in the same amount of space, a feature that could extend the range of electric vehicles and increase the lifespan of electronic devices.
Ilika plc (LON:IKA) is a pioneer in solid state battery technology enabling solutions for applications in Industrial IoT, MedTech, Electric Vehicles and Consumer Electronics.