Energy storage systems
A long life for batteries
How long does a smartphone battery last? US researchers are now able to make precise forecasts.
Lithium in figures
Whether for batteries or ceramics, the global economy requires lithium for its production processes. However, the demand is high—as is the price.
The energy transition
Using natural resources sustainably
Professor of Industrial Ecology René Kleijn talks about scarce raw materials, resilient supply chains, and the reliability of markets.
Researchers are working on innovative energy storage systems—and discovering new potential in established technologies.