Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 08, 2016
BOSTON, MA, March 8, 2016 - FastCAP Systems continues to push the extremes of energy storage, adding a ruggedized, hermetically sealed, all aluminum ultracapacitor to its growing product line. Boasting a 3.0V operation voltage, the EEx3V-450 ultracapacitor has the highest available operating voltage on the market. FastCAP began accepting pre-orders through its website, http://www.fastcapsystems.com, on Monday, March 7, 2016.
“With this release, FastCAP is putting a stake in the ground as a provider of world-class ultracapacitor technology and is taking a strong step toward next markets in stationary, renewables, aerospace and defense, and automotive. This is the first ultracapacitor cell on the market that combines high energy and power densities with the ruggedness required by extreme environment applications,” said John Cooley, CTO of FastCAP Systems. “The high operating voltage, form factor, and lightweight aluminum construction make this cell a perfect fit for high voltage ultracapacitor modules.”
With a volumetric power density over 80kW/L and the highest volumetric energy density on the market (10Wh/L), this new product offers the highest performance of its kind. The EEx3V-450 is rated for operation from -40°C to 65°C, and can perform over 1,000,000 cycles at room temperature.
For more information on this topic, and to purchase the EEx3V-450, please go to http://www.fastcapsystems.com/EEx3V-450/.
About FastCAP Systems:
FastCAP is an innovation driven company with a straightforward vision – to make a big impact in energy. In 2010, after six years of collaborative research at MIT by FastCAP’s co-founders, FastCAP began work under a multi-million dollar grant from the DOE ARPA-E to develop its novel ultracapacitor technology for electrified drivetrain vehicles. FastCAP was honored to receive another grant in 2011 from the DOE Geothermal Technologies Program to develop a cutting edge power system for geothermal exploration. By the conclusion of its ARPA-E program in 2014, FastCAP had achieved five validated world performance records related to the power and energy density of its cells. FastCAP has gone on to achieve additional validated world records related to its high temperature ultracapacitor technology, including the highest operating temperature. These breakthrough performance characteristics have laid the foundation for FastCAP’s unique product solutions in a wide variety of applications, from vehicles to energy and space exploration. For more information, visit http://www.fastcapsystems.com.