Nickel Metal-Hydride

Nickel Metal Hydride (NiMH) battery technology is already in widespread use for consumer and hybrid vehicle applications.  NiMH also offers significant promise as a stationary energy storage solution; compact size, high power, long cycle life, wide operating temperature range, and unsurpassed safety. BASF offers licenses for its Ovonic™ Nickel Metal-Hydride (NiMH) technology. As the inventor of the NiMH battery, we have a leading patent portfolio and continue to develop state-of-the-art technology.

NiMH batteries - proven performance and cost advantages:

  • - NiMH is the number one battery choice for HEVs
  • - Strong NiMH consumer growth
  • - BASF, through its Ovonic battery materials affiliate, has the leading IP portfolio for NiMH batteries
  • - Worldwide NiMH production under license by Ovonic
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    Ovonic R&D is focused on higher performance NiMH materials developments

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      Cost, energy, power, life, temperature, shelf life benefits

  • - Safe, environmentally friendly, recyclable


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Nickel Metal-Hydride

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