Li-ion batteries created a ‘rechargeable world’

They are omnipresent and essential to navigating modern life. Small, light, rechargeable: lithium-ion batteries have revolutionized our world in less than three decades. In October, John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino, the inventors of a technology taken for granted by most, got the most prestigious chemistry nod of all: a Nobel Prize. “They created […]