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ProLogium and Mercedes-Benz to develop solid state battery cells

ProLogium, a stable point out battery professional, and Mercedes-Benz have signed a know-how cooperation arrangement to acquire future-generation battery cells.

The very first take a look at vehicles are expected to be released in “coming years”.

The firms also agreed on milestones that would help integration of stable point out battery technology into a variety of passenger automobiles in the second fifty percent of the decade.

ProLogium focuses on the improvement of future era batteries, including good condition with silicon anode, lithium metal anode and bipolar engineering.

The firm has 15 a long time of R&D and production knowledge.

Mercedes-Benz ideas to go all electric by 2030 wherever market place ailments let.

Mercedes main technologies officer Markus Schaeffer said: “We imagine that range and efficiency are the new marketplace benchmarks for electric automobiles. Reliable condition technology helps to minimize down battery dimensions and bodyweight. This is why we are partnering with firms like ProLogium.”

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“We have been working with Mercedes-Benz on the testing of our EV battery cells due to the fact 2016 and are psyched to strengthen and extend our partnership,” stated Vincent Yang, CEO and Founder of ProLogium.

Beneath the agreement, Mercedes-Benz will choose a seat on the ProLogium board of administrators. Its investment decision will be utilized to support the advancement of the technologies and ProLogium’s plan of setting up manufacturing capacity in Europe.