Free Trend Report Free 2019 Report & eBook

Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book. Our Research Methodology

This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.

Imprint Energy's Flexible Battery Boasts a Rechargeable Design

 - Sep 16, 2014
References: imprintenergy & mashable
Based in Alameda, California, Imprint Energy creates a flexible battery that can be easily implemented into a wearable tech garment or device. This rechargeable battery is meant to be lightweight and versatile and can be easily printed using an industrial screen printer.

The California startup's revolutionary battery concept makes power packs safe to use on skin, ensuring they are harm-free when in contact with the body. The power packs can adjust in size and flexibility according to a piece of wearable tech and are crafted out of a zinc polymer that is ultra-thin and malleable.

These flexible batteries illustrate the growing popularity of wearable technology and may soon be on the market. The unique and customized power sources are light years ahead of a classic battery that is bulky and large in its size.