ZAP Outlines New Zibo Enterprises Energy Division

October 11, 2004 by Jeff Shepard

ZAP (Sebastopol, CA) announced that it has taken an equity position in Zibo Enterprises Co. Ltd. (China), a manufacturer of advanced battery technology. In September, ZAP unveiled its ZAP Portable Energy™, a lithium-ion battery system developed in conjunction with Zibo Enterprises.

The ZAP Portable Energy is designed to extend the running time for various low-powered electronic devices like cell phones, digital cameras and hand-held computers. ZAP and Zibo are currently in discussions on future products related to the development of advanced batteries designed for larger formats.