NEC's New Batteries Are So Thin, Its Credit Card Thin!
Mar 14, 2012 12:16
NEC ultra thin flexible batteries could very well be in the next credit card. Their latest version of its ORB, or organic radical battery measures a super thin 0.3mm thick.
The technology makes it outperform lithium ions, and they can be created using a special printing process and easily integrated into circuit boards during the manufacturing process. The company envisions that the latest generation of the batteries being used in electronics like flat screen displays, and flexible e-readers or even credit cards.
Oil prices are at an all time low, but that's not going to stay like that forever. One day, we'll run out of oil, and we're going to be in trouble. Which is why this machine could be something we desperately need. It makes oil by combining hydrogen and CO2. Read more