ZincFive Earns Winner Title in Renowned 2024 Edison Awards™

Nickel-zinc battery technology earns industry excellence recognition in Resilient & Sustainable Solutions category

ZincFive wins Edison Award

PORTLAND, Oregon—(April, 2024)— ZincFive®, the world leader in nickel-zinc (NiZn) battery-based solutions for immediate power applications, has been named a Silver Winner by the 2024 Edison Awards™ in the Resilient & Sustainable Solutions category. The company is honored for its safe, reliable, powerful and sustainable nickel-zinc battery technology. 

“We’re thrilled to be named a winner of the 2024 Edison Awards—a testament to the innovation behind our technology,” said Tim Hysell, CEO and Co-Founder of ZincFive. “This distinction underscores the transformative potential of our nickel-zinc battery technology. Our commitment continues to center around providing the global energy markets with high-performance, safe, and sustainable immediate power solutions.”

The Edison Awards, named after the American inventor Thomas Alva Edison, recognizes some of the most innovative products and business leaders in the world. This prestigious accolade honors excellence in new product and service development, marketing, human centered design, and innovation. All nominations are reviewed by the Edison Awards’ Steering Committee and an executive judging body. The panel is comprised of more than 2,000 senior business executives and academics from the fields of product development, design, engineering, science, marketing and education, as well as past winners.

ZincFive’s patented nickel-zinc electrochemistry sets a higher standard for battery technology that not only meets today’s growing power demands but does so safely and sustainably, challenging the dominance of its predecessors, lead-acid and lithium-ion batteries.

ZincFive’s nickel-zinc battery technology has been consistently commended for its breakthrough innovation of immediate power solutions for the global mission-critical backup and energy storage markets. ZincFive was recently recognized by TIME Magazine as one of America’s Top GreenTech Companies of 2024, was crowned winner of the CleanTech Breakthrough’s 2024 Overall Innovation of the Year Award, earned finalist spot in the esteemed S&P Global 2023 Platts Global Energy Awards, and won Mission Critical 2023 Top Tier Product Award in the Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) category. 

About ZincFive, Inc.
ZincFive is the world leader in innovation and delivery of nickel-zinc batteries and immediate power solutions. Supported by an impressive portfolio of international patents, ZincFive technology harnesses The Power of Good Chemistry™ to propel the world forward. ZincFive technology leverages the safety and sustainability of nickel-zinc chemistry to provide unparalleled high power density and performance for mission critical applications. ZincFive is a privately held company based in Tualatin, Oregon. For more information, visit www.zincfive.com.

ZincFive is a registered trademark and the ZincFive logo and The Power of Good Chemistry are trademarks of ZincFive, Inc.

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About The Edison Awards
Established in 1987, the Edison Awards are dedicated to recognizing, honoring and fostering innovations and innovators. Named after Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931), the annual competition honors excellence in new product and service development, marketing, human-centered design and innovation. Past award recipients include Jony Ive, Martha Stewart, Carmichael Roberts and companies leading in innovation including Nest, now part of Google, AMD, Intel, Naqi, 3M and Cargill. In 2021, the Edison Awards introduced the inaugural Lewis Latimer Fellowship program designed to celebrate, connect and bring together a community of innovative Black thought leaders. For more information, visit www.edisonawards.com.