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posted 23 Jan 2017 under Press

Mercia Technologies PLC (“Mercia”, “the Company” or “the Group”) Mercia Technologies PLC (AIM: MERC), a national investment group focused on the creation, funding and scaling of innovative technology businesses with high growth potential from the UK regions, is pleased to announce a new direct investment of up to £1.9million in Faradion Limited (“Faradion”), a company […]

posted 18 Jan 2017 under Press

Process for Preparing Metal-Containing Compounds European Patent App No.: EP13806053.8 European Patent Grant No.: EP2938571 Patent being validated in: France, Germany and the United Kingdom Doped Nickelate Compounds European Patent Application No. EP13789884.7  

posted 9 Jan 2017 under Press

Faradion is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Hinde as Engineering Director.  Jason’s career in the battery industry began in 1996 at AEA Technology Batteries in Oxfordshire where he developed Lithium-ion cylindrical and pouch cells. He was then the Technical Manager of AGM Batteries Ltd for eight years until returning to Oxfordshire as the […]

posted 21 Dec 2016 under Press

Dr. Jerry Barker’s presentation, ‘Towards the Commercialization of High Energy Density Na-Ion Batteries’ at the 3rd International Conference on Na-ion Battery conference in Geelong, Australia was very well received.  Batteries represent an attractive alternative to their lithium-ion counterparts, and are expected to offer some significant commercial advantages such as lower material costs and improved safety characteristics. To […]

posted 8 Nov 2016 under Press

Doped Nickelate Compound (China) (Granted) CN2013800363653 Metal Containing Compound (Japan) (Published) JP2015-544527 Sulfate Electrodes (Japan) (Published) JP2014-555309 Doped Nickelate Compounds (Europe) (Granted) EP13739254.4 Doped Nickelates Sodium (Europe) (Granted) EP13739252.8 Doped Nickelates Compounds (Europe) (Granted) EP13739249.4 Doped Nickelates Lithium (Europe) (Granted) EP13739253.6 Condensed Polyanion Electrodes (Europe) (Granted) EP2761687 (EP12769157.4) (Issued)

posted 17 Oct 2016 under Press

Faradion is pleased to announce the appointment of Ieuan Colebrook (Chemical Engineering, University of Sheffield), Jeremy Podgorski (Mechanical Engineering, University of Sheffield) and Rebecca Shutt (Chemistry, University of Oxford) as their most recent recruits at their Sheffield facility.

posted 12 Oct 2016 under Press

Dr. Ruth Sayers recently presented at the Batteries Event, 28th – 30th September in Nice, France. For 18 years, the Batteries event remains the meeting place of technologies (lead acid, NiMH, Li-ion Post), applications (from micro batteries to large format batteries) and the value chain (chemist’s OEMs and end users). Over three days, the conference […]

posted 14 Sep 2016 under Press

The annual international conference http://nabattsymp.deakin.edu/ is the third scientific meeting on sodium batteries established as a technical and collaborative forum to bring together technical, policy, and government experts in battery science and engineering, as a next-generation energy storage technology for “Beyond Li-ion” battery chemistries. The topics covered will include: Battery materials Materials designs and interactions […]

posted 27 Jul 2016 under Press

Dr Jerry Barker is assisting in organising the 3rd International Conference on Sodium Batteries (3rd Na Battery), from 7th to 9th December 2016 at The Pier Geelong Waterfront Victoria Australia. Dr Barker will serve as a Member of the International Advisory Committee and Scientific Board for this conference.