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The company believes its new battery design will cut the cost of today’s lithium ion batteries in half. That’s a big deal for a product that is embedded in smartphones, laptops, electric vehicles, and used in power back-up systems. “We think it’s the safest lithium ion battery ever made,” says Yet-Ming Chiang, co-founder and chief scientist of Cambridge-based 24M Technologies. More →

As Tesla rolls out its new “Powerpack” battery storage systems for industrial and commercial users, EnerNOC will provide energy intelligence software to make those batteries work efficiently. This is how EnerNOC chief executive Tim Healy puts it: Tesla will provide the muscle for these customers’ energy systems, and EnerNOC will provide the brains. More →