Batteries have their place among all manner of modern consumer products. From items such as smartphones, tablets, and laptops – that we can scarcely imagine life without – all the way up to emerging new products such as super long-lasting USB-C rechargeable batteries, such as those produced by Pale Blue Earth, or the massively powerful lithium-ion cells soon to be manufactured on an unprecedented scale by Tesla.
However, the runaway success of all these commercial battery products perhaps masks another area where batteries have been just as revolutionary – the industrial sphere. The batteries in use in industrial settings are typically purchased by companies and specialists, and thus do not have such a flashy profile. Be in no doubt though the everyday operation of the construction site, the warehouse, and the factory has been revolutionized by super powerful lithium-ion batteries to just the same extent as the commercial products … Read more