EU Project Demonstrates Structural Power Composites

Structural power composites combine load-carrying and energy-storage capabilities.
Credit: Sorcerer project
A just-completed European research program has advanced technology for structural batteries and supercapacitors that could eventually reduce the safety risks in storing massive amounts of energy onboard electrified aircraft. The technology is still in its infancy, but could find its first...
Graham Warwick

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