Battery Included

startup name: 
Corvus Energy Ltd.

founded: 2009

number of employees: 34

lead product: Lithium-ion 
battery for heavy industry and 
energy storage from renewable sources 

milestone: Began production December 2010

The world needs this product because:

According to the company, no one was making lithium-ion batteries for heavy industry. These batteries have four to 10 times the power and energy storage of a lead-acid battery in a quarter of the weight and volume