Definition of vanadium
: a silvery-grayish malleable ductile metallic element obtained from minerals and used especially to form alloys and in catalysts — see element table
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Perhaps most importantly, when paired with a vanadium oxide cathode, the energy density was just over 500 Watt-hours per kilogram.
FPL’s study found average levels of of 9.22 milligrams per kilograms of arsenic and 101.3 milligrams per kilograms of vanadium.
Price will be a factor as well—previous flow batteries have tended to use relatively pricey metals such as vanadium.
Both Harvard and MIT are working on materials research, and Argonne is using sophisticated computer technology to invent synthetic compounds that can replace expensive natural ones like vanadium.
Why is the Journal so enamored of extracting oil, gas, copper and vanadium?
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: a metallic chemical element used in making a strong alloy of steel
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