Flexible, printed batteries for wearable devices

Flexible, printed batteries for wearable devices

Imprint Energy is developing a long-lasting, bendable, and rechargeable battery.

August 4, 2014
Manufacturing Group

A California startup is developing flexible, rechargeable batteries that can be printed cheaply on commonly used industrial screen printers. Imprint Energy, of Alameda, California, has been testing its ultrathin zinc-polymer batteries in wrist-worn devices and hopes to sell them to manufacturers of wearable electronics, medical devices, smart labels, and environmental sensors.

Click ehre to read the complete article by Daniel Lovering on MIT Technology Review.