Chen Xiaodong, Jerome Guillen.
“Equally important, we can now drastically cut down the toxic waste generated by disposed batteries, since our batteries last ten times longer than the current generation of lithium-ion batteries.”
Prof. Chen Xiaodong leads the team at Nanyang Technological University that developed an ultra-fast charging battery, said to last for over 20 years.
“I believe Germans are cautious. They wait to see how the concept proves elsewhere. In other countries, customers are more adventurous.”
To tackle this lack of adventurousness, Tesla VP Jerome Guillen wants to open as many stores as possible in Germany to “explain the technology.”
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