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Title: Li-air batteries having ether-based electrolytes

A lithium-air battery includes a cathode including a porous active carbon material, a separator, an anode including lithium, and an electrolyte including a lithium salt and polyalkylene glycol ether, where the porous active carbon material is free of a metal-based catalyst.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1171696
Assignee:
Uchicago Argonne, LLC (Chicago, IL) CHO
Patent Number(s):
8,968,941
Application Number:
13/411,841
Contract Number:
AC02-06CH11357
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2012 Mar 05
Research Org:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
25 ENERGY STORAGE

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