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True performance metrics in beyond-intercalation batteries

Nature Energy volume 2, Article number: 17091 (2017) | Download Citation

Beyond-intercalation batteries promise a step-change in energy storage compared to intercalation-based lithium-ion and sodium-ion batteries. However, only performance metrics that include all cell components and operation parameters can tell whether a true advance over intercalation batteries has been achieved.

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  1. Stefan A. Freunberger is at the Graz University of Technology, Stremayrgasse 9, 8010 Graz, Austria.

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