Kristen Mally Dean of Argonne National Laboratory writes on how scientists are pursuing a new generation of batteries.
- The current battery market is dominated by lithium-ion batteries, as they are lightweight and cost effective to produce, but researchers at Argonne National Laboratory are looking to advance the innovation of solid state batteries.
- Solid state batteries are currently expensive to produce, but offer advantages over lithium-ion batteries including improved safety and energy storage capabilities.
- Our national labs are incredibly important to advancing clean energy solutions.
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