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Industry 4.0: Production of the future

  At a recent seminar held at Festo’s South African head office in Isando, Gauteng, Eberhard Klotz, head of the Festo Industry 4.0 campaign described Industry 4.0 as being the fundamental change to the value creation and the life-cycle of products where the real and virtual world grow together.  He said  that there is not one definition […]

Why fast-charging reduces lithium-ion batteries’ output

  Lithium-ion batteries are seen as a solution for energy storage of the future and have become indispensible, especially in electromobility. Their key advantage is that they are able to store large amounts of energy but are still comparatively light and compact. Lithium-ion batteries however can develop a major problem during charging and that is […]