POWERLiC: the innovative power storage module for transportation is reaching production stage

Emerging Technologies

Ecully, France, November 29th 2016 – The Lithium Ion Capacitor PowerLiC module, an innovative energy storage solution conceived and designed by Centum Adetel Transportation Solution, is reaching production stage.

Based on JSR Micro N.V. Ultimo® (LIC) cells, the 57V module mass production launch is set to start early 2017. Centum Adetel Transportation Solution will initially supply over 7000 onboard and stationary modules offering 55 MW and 640 kWh of electrical storage to the public transportation market.

PowerLiC is an innovative and sustainable solution that addresses market expectations for a safe, reliable and long life system.

Olivier Pequet, President and CEO of Centum Adetel Transportation Solution said: “We are beyond proud to have introduced this very technological solution to the transportation market during the 2016 InnoTrans fair, in Berlin. Centum Adetel Transportation Solution teams succeeded in the challenging task of bringing more autonomy with the best footprint and at the lowest weight thanks to JSR Micro’s Ultimo® cells.  We are in discussion with numerous European and Asian players who are seduced by our unrivaled solution”.

Kurt Adams, Business Unit Manager Emerging Technologies, of JSR Micro N.V. said: “Centum Adetel Transportation Solution succeeded in industrializing a best in class product without any compromise on quality. Our partnership has now resulted in first substantial commercial successes. We will continue to support the full deployment of PowerLiC with the current and next generation Ultimo LICs.”

*For more information on PowerLiC: http://www.adetelgroup.com/library/actualite/fichier_ycRKSifY.pdf

[About Centum Adetel Transportation Solution]

Centum Adetel Transportation Solution, headquartered in Ecully - France, is specialized in electronic systems and solutions for transportation market with two product lines: energy storage and conversion systems; passenger information and video surveillance solutions. The Company is part of Centum Group, 2300 people - 150M$, headquartered in Bangalore, India.

Centum Adetel Transportation Solution’s goal is to provide innovation to its customers thanks to smart hardware and software products. Its philosophy is to offer safer, better performing and energy friendly solutions.

[About JSR Micro N.V.]

JSR Micro N.V., based in Leuven, Belgium, is a subsidiary of JSR Corporation, a multinational company employing over 6000 people worldwide and a leading materials supplier in a variety of technology driven markets. JSR’s global network is headquartered in Tokyo (Japan) and has factories and offices in Japan, Europe, US, China, Taiwan, Korea, Singapore and Thailand.

JSR is a research-oriented organization that pursues close collaborations with leading innovators in a number of industries that are key to the present and future welfare of human society: life-sciences, energy storage, synthetic rubbers, electronic materials, display and optical materials. ‘Innovation one-on-one’ summarizes our value proposition to our customers. Through a very early and close collaboration JSR offers its customers a competitive advantage based on leading edge technologies, consistent high quality and balanced cost of ownership.

JM Energy Corporation, is a fully owned subsidiary of JSR Corporation and manufacturer of the Ultimo® cells.


Centum Adetel Transportation Solution
4, chemin du Ruisseau- 69134 Ecully – France
Tel.  +33 (0)472 180 840
Fax +33 (0) 472 180 841
www.centumadetel-ts.com / sales@centumadetel.com

JSR Micro NV
Technologielaan 8 – 3001 Heverlee – Belgium
Tel. +32 (0)16/832 832
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www.jsrmicro.be / energy@jsrmicro.be