Units 9 & 10
12 Mars Road
Lane Cove NSW 2066
Ph: 61 2 9420 0690
Fx: 61 2 9420 0692
cap-XX is an Australian designer and manufacturer of supercapacitors, an emerging enabling technology for portable products. cap-XX has demonstrated world leading capability in its development of the technology from a government laboratory to commercialization in the global marketplace. cap-XX works with its customers and one of its investors, Intel, to design solutions to energy supply problems requiring high power, small volume and light weight. Target markets are notebook computers and mobile wireless data terminals.
cap-XX works with its customers and one of its investors, Intel, to design solutions to energy supply problems requiring high power, small volume and light weight.
Supercapacitors are power storage devices that bridge the gap between batteries and capacitors. They meet many of the emerging Internet-based power demands of mobile wireless products and notebook computers. In a variety of applications they can replace capacitors, complement batteries and replace batteries. The energy is stored on very high surface area carbon, enabling the production of light and inexpensive devices.
Anthony Kongats, CEO & President
Anthony Kongats (BEng (Hons) and BSc MBA (AGSM)) is the CEO of Energy Storage Systems (ESS) Pty Ltd and cap-XX Pty Ltd. He purchased a manufacturing business in 1991. In 1994 he established a supercapacitor research project in conjunction with an Australian Government Research organization, CSIRO. In 1997 he established cap-XX as a separate entity to commercialize the supercapacitor project. He sold the manufacturing business in 1998 to concentrate on ESS and cap-XX.