Startup Of The Week

Startup Of The Week: Enerpoly

Sweden’s Enerpoly has developed a zinc-ion battery technology from abundant, recyclable materials, such as zinc and manganese, resolving supply chain and price volatility issues, while promising reliable and economical energy storage. The company says its battery technology, which has non-flammable and non-explosive properties, is well-suited for use in challenging applications, such as critical infrastructure and densely populated urban areas. is in the process of building what it says is the world’s first megafactory for the manufacture of zinc-ion batteries and has already secured pilots for the batteries it will make with three major European utilities and two major battery system integrators.

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About the author

Jennifer L. Schenker

Jennifer L. Schenker, an award-winning journalist, has been covering the global tech industry from Europe since 1985, working full-time, at various points in her career for the Wall Street Journal Europe, Time Magazine, International Herald Tribune, Red Herring and BusinessWeek. She is currently the editor-in-chief of The Innovator, an English-language global publication about the digital transformation of business. Jennifer was voted one of the 50 most inspiring women in technology in Europe in 2015 and 2016 and was named by Forbes Magazine in 2018 as one of the 30 women leaders disrupting tech in France. She has been a World Economic Forum Tech Pioneers judge for 20 years. She lives in Paris and has dual U.S. and French citizenship.