Airbus Invests in Amprius’ Advanced Batteries Airbus Defense and Space has made a strategic investment in advanced battery developer Amprius. The equity funding will help boost production volumes and develop higher energy-density cells for Airbus’ Zephyr unmanned aircraft and urban air mobility vehicles. Where conventional lithium-ion batteries have graphite anodes and an energy density of 300-320 Wh/kg at best, Amprius’ cells use a silicon-nanowire anode and have a ...

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