Group14 is a global provider of silicon-carbon composite materials for lithium-ion market.
Group14 is on a mission to enable the electrification of everything - from tiny medical, consumer and commercial devices to every possible flavor and size of transportation.
Group14 was founded in 2015 by Rick (Eric) Luebbe and Rick Costantine. The company is headquartered in Woodinville, Washington.
Group14 has applied deep materials research experience to develop a new, low-cost approach to nano-scale silicon production.
Group14's battery materials breakthrough brings new levels of energy performance to lithium-ion-powered devices and vehicles. Its breakthrough lithium-silicon technology, SCC55™, promises to deliver dramatically more energy density per volume to meet the increasing global demand for high-performing lithium-ion-based storage.
Group14 is recognized by the Department of Energy for its novel, drop-in ready nanomaterials and reliable industrial-scale process. It serves the global transition to an all-electric future with tunable performance for any use case.
Group14 is backed by Amperex Technology Limited (ATL), BASF, Cabot Corporation, OVP Venture Partners, Showa Denko and SK materials. The company raised $17M in Series B round on Dec 21, 2020. This brings Group14's total funding to $35.1M to date.