Professor Stan Whittingham about Li-ion Industry and Supply Chain

Professor M. Stanley Whittingham is director of the NorthEast Center for Chemical Energy Storage at Binghamton University New York, USA. In 2014, his lab was awarded a $12.8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy. These grants are given to fund research centers that are working toward scientific breakthroughs that will benefit the economy and solve existing/future energy storage problems. This video highlights his viewpoint on Li-ion industry, challenges to supply chain companies and end users, and environmental implications of Li-ion technology.