Phinergy: The 100X Battery?

Dean Sigler Electric Powerplants, Sustainable Aviation Leave a Comment

Phinergy is an Israeli startup that promises high energy density energy storage systems, coupling zero emissions with light weight and great range in vehicle use.  The company’s technology is similar to that of another Israeli firm, Alydro, reported here last year, and to the use of aluminum beverage can pull tabs, water and vinegar by a Spanish teacher and student demonstrated at the model car level. While Alydro does not seem to have shown a working model, Phinergy is demonstrating its technology in a small vehicle, sharing it all in an interview with Bloomberg Television. (Video updated June 28, 2017) Phinergy explains its unique technology.  “Unlike conventional batteries that carry oxygen, these batteries freely breathe oxygen from the ambient air …