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CHARGED | EV Engineering News – South 8 and NanoGraf to produce batteries using liquefied gas electrolyte for the US Army

Battery tech firms South 8 Technologies and NanoGraf are collaborating to develop higher-capacity, safer and lighter batteries for the US Army. Under a $6.4-million subcontract with NanoGraf, South 8 will develop a high-rate injection system for its LiGas electrolyte to bolster domestic production of cylindrical lithium-ion batteries. Today’s soldiers lug around massive amounts of Li-ion […]

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Liberty Access Technologies – South 8 and NanoGraf to produce batteries using liquefied gas electrolyte for the US Army

Today’s soldiers lug around massive amounts of Li-ion batteries—sometimes more than 20 pounds worth—to power all their high-tech gadgets. The risk of poor performance due to extreme weather or physical damage forces them to schlep multiple batteries as backups. South 8 and NanoGraf aim to alleviate these issues by producing a more reliable and lighter

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Auto Connected Car – EV, Battery & Charging News: Rivian, Toyota, Argonne, StoreDot, Sakku, Hyundai, HopSkip Drive, South 8, Sepion, Polestar, Blink, Kenworth & Acura

In electric vehicle, battery and charging news are Rivian, Toyota, Argonne, StoreDot, Sakku, Hyundai, HopSkip Drive, South 8, Sepion, Polestar, Blink, Kenworth and Acura. South 8 Technologies (South 8), the developer of LiGas®, a liquefied gas electrolyte for advanced lithium-ion batteries, announced today that it is collaborating with NanoGraf to deliver higher energy, safer, and lighter batteries for

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San Diego Metro – South 8 partners with NanoGraf on $6.4 million Army contract

Daily Business Report: May 1, 2024 South 8 Technologies, the developer of LiGas, a liquefied gas electrolyte for advanced lithium-ion batteries, announced it is collaborating with NanoGraf to deliver higher energy, safer, and lighter batteries for soldiers in the battlefield. South 8’s $6.4 million subcontract with NanoGraf will support the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development

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Microgrid Knowledge – U.S. Army Awards Contract to Create Lighter and More Durable Batteries for Combat Troops

The $6.4 million contract aims to improve safety for American soldiers as well as fortify the supply chain and U.S. national security. Today’s soldiers carry a heavy load, literally and figuratively. In addition to the challenges that come with keeping the U.S. and its interests safe around the world, the modern soldier adds anywhere between

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South 8 Partners with NanoGraf on $6.4M U.S. Army Contract to Advance Domestic Lithium-ion Battery Production

Joint project will develop Family of Advanced Standard Batteries (FAStBat) to power military platforms SAN DIEGO (April 30, 2024) – (BUSINESS WIRE)–South 8 Technologies (South 8), the developer of LiGas®, a liquefied gas electrolyte for advanced lithium-ion batteries, announced today that it is collaborating with NanoGraf to deliver higher energy, safer, and lighter batteries for soldiers in the battlefield. South

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San Diego Business Journal – Solving the Roadblocks to Energy Transition

The energy transition, from fossil fuels-based energy sources of power to one based on a combination of renewable sources and electricity storage, is well underway. Signs of the transition, like the all-electric Tesla Model Y becoming the world’s best-selling car last year, abound.  A Market Hot for Temperature Resistance: South 8 is developing a solution to

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South 8 Technologies Selected as Finalist for the 2024 Start Up Energy Transition (SET) Award

The developer of LiGas® electrolyte, which enables unparalleled cold weather performance for lithium-ion batteries while enhancing safety, also named to the SET100 List of 2024 SAN DIEGO – Feb. 29, 2024 – South 8 Technologies (“South 8”), the developer of LiGas®, liquefied gas electrolyte for advanced lithium-ion batteries, has been named as a finalist for the 8th Annual Start Up

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South 8 Demonstrates Lithium Nickel Manganese Oxide (LNMO) Battery Electrolyte

SAN DIEGO (February 20, 2024) – South 8 Technologies (“South 8”), the developer of LiGas®, liquefied gas electrolyte for advanced lithium-ion batteries, has demonstrated high performance on cobalt-free, low nickel, and high-energy battery cells designed for next generation electric vehicles (EV). This work is supported by funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research

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South 8 Named as a Finalist in the World Renowned 2024 Edison Awards™

SAN DIEGO – South 8 Technologies, Inc. (“South 8”), has been named a finalist in the 2024 Edison Awards. The company is being honored in the Commercial Technology category for their Arctic™ LiGas electrolyte. The Edison Awards™, named after the American inventor Thomas Alva Edison, recognizes some of the most innovative products, business leaders and companies in

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