Development agreement advances ultracapacitor technologies
Maxwell Technologies and Corning have jointly announced a development agreement. Aiming to advance the state of capacitive energy storage technology, the agreement will address the challenges frequently cited by ultracapacitor customers, including energy density, lifetime, operating environment, form factor and cost.
Maxwell Technologies Ties With Corning On Ultracapacitors
San Diego-based Maxwell Technologies said Friday that it is in a joint development agreement with Corning Incorporated, to work together on ultracapacitor technologies. Size and terms of the agreement were not announced. According to the two, they will work together to address issues around energy density, lifetime, operating environment, form factor and cost. Maxwell says it brings ultracapacitor cell design, manufacturing, and product design experience to the table, with Corning providing expertise in high-performance materials, analytical capabilities, and other technology.
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Corning adds weight to super-cap development for vehicles
Materials firm Corning has joined Maxwell Technologies to develop better supercapacitors, also known as ultracapacitors, for cars.
Corning brings expertise in materials and analytical capabilities, according to Maxwell.
Maxwell and Corning ally to advance ultracapacitor technology
Maxwell Technologies Incorporated and Corning Incorporated have entered a joint development agreement with the goal of advancing the state of capacitive energy storage technology by addressing the challenges frequently cited by ultracapacitor customers, including energy density, lifetime, operating environment, form factor and cost.
Maxwell Technologies allies with Fortune 500 Corning Inc.
San Diego-based Maxwell Technologies Inc. reported a new alliance with a Fortune 500 company as well as a quarterly net loss on Oct. 23.
In spite of the loss, the market seemed pleased. Maxwell (Nasdaq: MXWL) reported its quarterly results after shares closed at $9.88. Shares jumped following the announcements, topping $11 before retreating to $10.67 by 6:37 p.m. Eastern time.
Maxwell Technologies Announces Development Agreement with Corning to Advance Ultracapacitor Technologies
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ: MXWL) today announced a joint development agreement with Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) with the goal of advancing the state of capacitive energy storage technology by addressing the challenges frequently cited by ultracapacitor customers, including energy density, lifetime, operating environment, form factor and cost.
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Maxwell Technologies Reports Third Quarter Financial Results
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXWL) today reported revenue of $41.6 million for its third quarter ended September 30, 2014, down 10 percent from the $46.1 million recorded in the second quarter ended June 30, 2014, and down 19 percent from the $51.2 million recorded in the third quarter of 2013.
Increasing energy efficiency in transportation with ultracapacitors
Energy storage solutions, for applications such as for onboard regenerative braking or wayside energy recuperation for railcar propulsion, are gaining traction in the energy-intensive transportation industry. As systems integrators look for new ways to be more energy and cost-efficient, they are increasingly turning to ultracapacitors as the energy storage and power delivery solution for transportation applications.