Corvus Energy and Dow Kokam Sign Exclusive Contract for Sales of Lithium Polymer Cells to Marine Markets
Corvus Energy, a provider of lithium-ion battery systems developed specifically for the marine propulsion market, has entered into an exclusive distributor contract with Dow Kokam for sales of its advanced lithium polymer cells to the marine industry.
Corvus will combine its proprietary battery management system with Dow Kokam cells to provide an alternative to traditional lead-acid battery technology.
Dow Kokam’s patented lithium polymer Z fold cell structure technology allows higher energy density, higher discharge rates and a longer cycle life than any other cell manufacturer.
—Corvus Energy CEO Brent Perry
Perry said Corvus Energy’s Systems provide a viable complement or alternative to conventional propulsion systems in tugs and other working vessels.