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May 2018

In May 2018 Bettergy successfully closed a round of private investment to commercialize its rechargeable lithium battery technology. 

March 2018

In March 2018 Bettergy and its partners at University of Cincinnati were issued a patent by the United States Patent Office for an Inorganic Microporous Ion Exchange Membrane for Redox Flow Batteries.

January 2018

In January 2018 Bettergy was awarded an SBIR contract by the Department of Defense for development of a Novel High Energy Density Primary Battery for Military Applications.

September 2017

    In September 2017, Bettergy was awarded a Phase II SBIR contract by the Department of Defense for the Development of a Safe, High Energy Density Power Source for Undersea Applications.  The battery is very high energy density, low cost, safe and adaptable to different form factors for undersea applications.

May 16, 2017

On May 16, 2017 the United States Patent Office issued a patent for Bettergy's Novel Composite Membranes for Olefin/Paraffin Separation.

December 15, 2016

ARPA-E announced that Bettergy has one of the 16 projects that is to receive funding under ARPA-E's REFUEL Program.  Bettergy's project is the development of a system to "crack" ammonia, using a non-precious metal catalyst at temperatures below 450oC.  If successful the technology will transform the process of hydrogen production, providing low-cost, on-demand generating options for hydrogen refueling stations.  ARPA-E REFUEL Announcement

July 2016

In July 2016 Bettergy was awarded an SBIR contract by the Department of Defense to develop its High Energy Density Battery for Undersea Applications.  

April 2016

In April 2016 Bettergy was awarded an SBIR Phase II contract by the United States Army to further develop its High Performance Bipolar Battery for military applications.

April 21, 2016

Bettergy was referred to in the announcement by NYSERDA and ARPA-E of their memorandum of understanding relating to their joint effort to stimulate development of high-potential, high-impact clean energy technologies in New York State. Bettergy has received funding from both ARPA-E and NYSERDA in connection with the development of its innovative battery technologies.  See article at NYSERDA website.

April 20, 2016

Dr. Lin-Feng Li gave a presentation about Bettergy and its novel low-cost, safe, high-performance battery at the New York City Innovation Showcase sponsored by NYSERDA.