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ZPower Announces Sponsorship of Engineering Design Competition for Undergraduate College Students

ZPower is pleased to announce that the Battery Bowl Design Challenge has commenced! The ZPower Battery Bowl is our first-ever college-level engineering design competition, and we can’t wait to see the innovation that will come from it. We invite all undergraduate engineering students attending a college or university in the U.S. to submit a one-page […]

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ZPower Certified as Medical Device Supplier

ZPower Rechargeable System for Hearing Aids has met the Medical Device Quality System standard ZPower, the world’s only developer of rechargeable, silver-zinc microbatteries, and the manufacturer of the ZPower Rechargeable System for Hearing Aids, has met the Medical Device Quality System standard, which recognizes ZPower as a competent supplier of medical devices. Specifically, the notified […]

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How Safe are Lithium Ion Batteries? Are There Safer Alternatives?

Popularity of Lithium Ion Batteries  Because of lithium’s enormous capacity as an energy source, it has been the focus of much of the rechargeable battery industry’s time and attention. This effort has led to the development of the lithium ion battery which is rechargeable and more stable than its solid lithium counterparts, and used to […]

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ZPower to Speak at This Year’s International Wireless Power Summit

ZPower will discuss the miniaturization of wireless charging at the International Wireless Power Summit. Held November 10-11, this event focuses on wireless power technology and will also include presentations from Dell, HP and Disney. CAMARILLO, CALIF. (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 01, 2016 ZPower, the world’s only developer of rechargeable silver-zinc miniature batteries, is pleased to announce that […]

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Power Failures Prove Perilous

Medical Devices: Market Wants Better Batteries The San Fernando Valley Business Journal published an article on October 31st, 2016 highlighting the recent advisory warnings of batteries in both the medical and consumer electronic industry. ZPower’s Director of Research, Jeff Ortega Ph.D., comments on the challenge that many battery manufacturers face, how to produce more power […]

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Wireless Power Summit 2016 – Battery Powered World

November 10th – 11th | Seattle, WA The 8th annual Wireless Power Summit will focus on business strategies and technology developments in  this rapidly changing field, with a focus on how wireless power has evolved to higher power applications including laptops, tools and vehicles in our battery powered world. Smithers Apex is pleased to announce the agenda for […]

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Silver-Zinc Offers Greater Battery Safety than Lithium-Ion

In light of a massive September 1, 2016, cell phone recall, which was necessitated by the explosion of thirty-five lithium-ion cell phone batteries, ZPower, the world’s only developer of rechargeable, silver-zinc miniature batteries, wants to remind its customers of the great battery safety of ZPower technology. They are 100% non-flammable and non-toxic and are one […]

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Rio Olympics Technology Impressive as Athletics

So far, the 2016 Rio Olympics can claim some of the best performances from US athletes ever. And, while this year’s global sporting competition has had a few hiccups, for the most part, spectators on the scene and at home seem to be enjoying the events. One place where this year’s summer games really stand […]

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