Sustainable and more powerful batteries
Smartphones, laptops, electric cars, ... We simply cannot live without batteries. But did you know that in five years' time the demand for batteries is expected to be 15 times greater than today? But instead of producing 15 times more batteries, wouldn't it be better to make more powerful batteries to meet the rising demand? Ahmed Shafique (EnergyVille/VITO/UHasselt) is working on such a new, more powerful battery: lithium sulphur batteries.