‘Lightbulb moment’: the battery technology invented in a Brisbane garage that is going global. Vaulta’s technology reduces the number of components used in battery cases. The casings reduce the battery size by about 18%. They also don’t weld parts together, which means they can be taken apart and reused rather than dumped – a start on preventing some of the 98% of disused batteries that goes into landfill. Spooner says the “lightbulb moment” was a decision to work towards making a casing that could be disassembled.
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