Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. (NASDAQ:ALTI), has produced and showcased their fast charging, long life, safe nano-Titanate batteries at the SEMA show. The batteries can be found in Phoenix Motorcars’ zero emission, all electric, freeway ready, full sized sports utility truck [SUT] and sports utility vehicle [SUV].
During the show, Altairnano gave numerous interviews on the performance of the nano-Titanate product technology and demonstrated the battery packs safety and fast charge performance.
Altairnano’s nano-Titanate battery packs allows the Phoenix vehicles to exceed all specifications for the State of California Type III ZEV. Altairnano offers two nano-Titanate battery pack configurations: a 35 KWh and a 70 KWh NanoSafe pack. The 35 KWh NanoSafe pack can be recharged in less than 10 minutes, with the appropriate battery charger and provides sufficient power and energy for a fleet vehicle to travel up to 130 miles.
The 70 KWh NanoSafe pack can also be recharged in less than 10 minutes, with the appropriate battery charger and provides sufficient power and energy for a full sized SUV to travel up to 250 miles. Altairnano is on track to deliver ten 35 KWh NanoSafe battery packs in the fourth quarter to Phoenix Motorcars and is prepared to supply additional 35 KWh NanoSafe battery packs to support Phoenix upcoming SUT market introduction build in early 2007 and SUV 35 KWh and 70 KWh battery packs in the later part 2007.