December 04, 2017
Jay Whitacre Awarded $50K Energy Award for Creating Eco-friendly Battery
By Amanda KingMedia Inquiries
- Communications Analyst
Jay Whitacre, director of Carnegie Mellon University’s Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation, has been awarded the 2017 Leigh Ann Conn Prize for Renewable Energy for creating the first mass-produced, low-cost, eco-friendly battery called the Aqueous Hybrid Ion (AHI™).