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Watt It Takes: Creating a Battery Unicorn
This week on Watt It Takes: How a Ukrainian immigrant quietly toiled away on a new battery chemistry and created a billion-dollar unicorn.Powerhouse CEO Emily Kirsch sits down with Gene Berdichevsky, the CEO of Sila Nanotechnologies.Sila is developing a new lithium-ion battery chemistry that uses silicon in place of graphite â€” leading to an improvement in battery density by 20 percent. This spring, Daimler led a $170 million round in Sila, valuing the startup at $1 billion.Berdichevsky was the seventh employee at Tesla, where he developed the Roadsterâ€™s battery.For the last eight years, Berdichevskyâ€™s team at Sila has been working on a drop-in replacement for todayâ€™s lithium-ion batteries.This conversation was recorded live at Powerhouseâ€™s headquarters. Buy tickets for upcoming events.Support for this podcast comes from PG&E. Did you know that 20 percent of EV drivers in the U.S. are in PG&Eâ€™s service area in Northern California? PG&E is helping to electrify corporate fleet vehicles. Get in touch with PG&Eâ€™s EV specialists to find out how you can take your transportation fleet electric.We're also sponsored by Wunder Capital. Wunder Capital is the leading commercial solar financing company in the United States. Click here to find out how Wunder Capital can help you finance your next commercial solar project.Subscribe to The Energy Gang podcast via Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher or wherever you find your audio content.
Aired 1 year ago 74:37
CONTACT w/ Scott Thompson
An entire podcast about a replacement for glasses?! NO! It's the movie Contact, not contact lenses. We've got sketch comedy legend Scott Thompson (The Kids in the Hall) and Agent To The Stars, Dr. Paul Sutter. So be like Jodie Foster and put your headphones on! Check out Dr. Sutter's book:Your Place in the Universe: Understanding Our BIg, Messy ExistenceLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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Not Great, Bob!
Not Great, Bob!