Valence Begins Shipping New N-Charge Power System

May 23, 2002 by Jeff Shepard

Valence Technology Inc. (Austin, TX) announced that it has commenced shipment of its N-Charge power system, which is the company's first end-user device powered by Saphion technology. It is also claimed to be the first portable battery system designed to recharge and/or run two mobile electronic devices simultaneously.

"Our goal was to make the N-Charge system available this spring. With this initial shipment, we have reached this important milestone," stated Valence President and CEO Stephan Godevais. "In a short time, we successfully have moved the N-Charge system from the product design and development phase to the manufacturing and shipment stage, and we are extremely pleased with our progress."