Liquid Metal Battery Corporation (LMBC) is an energy storage company that aims to universally reduce the cost of electricity in the industrialized world and beyond by commercializing a new battery technology. Their initiative plans to create a cost-effective, reliable, grid-scale battery that will lead to the integration of renewable energy, alleviate grid congestion, and reduce power plant activity. The key features of the battery are its long lifespan, low cost, scalable design and flexibility in providing energy for long-term and short-term applications.
The uniqueness of LMBC lies in the cost-effectiveness, reliability and safety of their battery in a competitive global market. In comparison to grid-scale energy storage technologies today, the Liquid Metal Battery offers simple assembly procedures and is made from easily accessible resources.
The Liquid Metal Battery is universally beneficial because it allows for efficient and cost effective electrical power systems. Despite its global reach, the battery can be manufactured locally for circulation in regional markets. In addition, the company encourages a more consistent local energy delivery system, enhances local industry and provides additional employment opportunities, which further stimulate local economies. The battery can be adapted to any environment because of its wide-range operating temperature.