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Silicon Alloying Anodes for High Energy Density Batteries comprising Lithium Rich Cathodes and Safe Ionic Liquid based Electrolytes for Enhanced High VoltagE Performance.

Project description

Driving electric vehicles to the future of battery technology

Driving range, cost and recharge times are the three major roadblocks to electric vehicle (EV) uptake. The roll-out of better charging infrastructure is expected to increase sales in the coming years. With this in mind, the EU-funded Si-DRIVE project will develop the next generation of rechargeable lithium-ion batteries, allowing for cost-competitive mass market EVs. Specifically, the project will harness innovations in transformative materials and cell chemistry to deliver superior energy density, cycle life and fast charging capabilities. The technology consists of amorphous silicon coated onto a conductive copper silicide network as the anode with polymer/ionic liquid electrolytes and lithium-rich high-voltage (cobalt-free) cathodes via processes that are scalable and demonstrably manufacturable within Europe.

Call for proposal

H2020-NMBP-ST-IND-2018
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Funding Scheme

RIA - Research and Innovation action

Coordinator

UNIVERSITY OF LIMERICK
Address
National Technological Park, Plassey
- Limerick
Ireland
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
EU contribution
€ 1 075 001,25

Participants (17)

KARLSRUHER INSTITUT FUER TECHNOLOGIE
Germany
EU contribution
€ 667 197,50
Address
Kaiserstrasse 12
76131 Karlsruhe
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
MEYER BURGER (NETHERLANDS) BV

Participation ended

Netherlands
EU contribution
€ 0
Address
Luchthavenweg 10
5657 EB Eindhoven
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
AGENZIA NAZIONALE PER LE NUOVE TECNOLOGIE, L'ENERGIA E LO SVILUPPO ECONOMICO SOSTENIBILE
Italy
EU contribution
€ 509 747,50
Address
Lungotevere Grande Ammiraglio Thaon Di Revel 76
000196 Roma
Activity type
Research Organisations
SOLVIONIC
France
EU contribution
€ 424 062,50
Address
195 Rte D'espagne Site Bioparc Sanofi
31100 Toulouse
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
FUNDACION CIDETEC
Spain
EU contribution
€ 550 500
Address
Paseo Miramon 196 Parque Tecnologico De Miramon
20014 San Sebastian
Activity type
Research Organisations
CONSIGLIO NAZIONALE DELLE RICERCHE
Italy
EU contribution
€ 375 000
Address
Piazzale Aldo Moro 7
00185 Roma
Activity type
Research Organisations
LITHOPS SRL

Participation ended

Italy
EU contribution
€ 18 881,99
Address
Centro Aziendale Quercete Snc
81016 San Potito Sannitico
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
KATHOLIEKE UNIVERSITEIT LEUVEN
Belgium
EU contribution
€ 580 312,50
Address
Oude Markt 13
3000 Leuven
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
DEUTSCHES ZENTRUM FUR LUFT - UND RAUMFAHRT EV
Germany
EU contribution
€ 486 831,25
Address
Linder Hohe
51147 Koln
Activity type
Research Organisations
RHEINISCH-WESTFAELISCHE TECHNISCHE HOCHSCHULE AACHEN
Germany
EU contribution
€ 419 863,75
Address
Templergraben 55
52062 Aachen
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
EIDGENOSSISCHE MATERIALPRUFUNGS- UND FORSCHUNGSANSTALT
Switzerland
EU contribution
€ 379 937,50
Address
Ueberlandstrasse 129
8600 Dubendorf
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
CENTRO RICERCHE FIAT SCPA
Italy
EU contribution
€ 397 250
Address
Strada Torino 50
10043 Orbassano
Activity type
Research Organisations
GEMMATE TECHNOLOGIES SRL
Italy
EU contribution
€ 309 875
Address
Via Reano 31
10090 Buttigliera Alta
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
POLITECNICO DI TORINO
Italy
EU contribution
€ 401 396,25
Address
Corso Duca Degli Abruzzi 24
10129 Torino
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
ZENTRUM FUR SONNENENERGIE- UND WASSERSTOFF-FORSCHUNG BADEN-WURTTEMBERG
Germany
EU contribution
€ 602 517,50
Address
Meitnerstrasse 1
70563 Stuttgart
Activity type
Research Organisations
SMIT THERMAL SOLUTIONS BV
Netherlands
EU contribution
€ 450 500
Address
Luchthavenweg 10
5657 EB Eindhoven
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
FAAM RESEARCH CENTER S.R.L.
Italy
EU contribution
€ 350 618,01
Address
Centro Aziendale Quercete Snc
81016 San Potito Sannitico
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)