Lithium Air Battery Gives IBM Hope of Power Without Fire

Lithium Air Battery Gives IBM Hope of Power Without Fire

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Lithium ion batteries sit on a table at the China BAK Battery Inc. facility in Tianjin, China. Risk of fires sparked by lithium-ion batteries is what grounded Boeing’s most advanced plane, and the company is said to be meeting with regulators Feb. 22 to propose ways to address the issue.