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BRISBANE-based Graphene Manufacturing Group (GMG) says its newly developed graphene aluminium-ion batteries may change electric vehicle technology as we know it by offering less weight, faster charging, a longer life and better environmental credentials than their lithium-ion counterparts.   With sights on the global battery market – estimated to be valued at $50 billion by the middle of this century – GMG says its battery technology can be purposed for a variety of applications, encompassing everything from coin-cell batteries for key fobs through to the utility-scale battery packs used to power electric vehicles.   Further, graphene aluminium-ion batteries offer “three to five times” the energy density of lithium-ion cells and cannot catch fire, offering obvious safety benefits in veh...