1986 - Incorporated in Indiana, USA as Global Components Corporation with a focus on designing and producing power supplies
1991 - Shipped the first smart charger for medical lead-acid battery application
1997 - Shipped the first multi-bay charger with lithium batteries for portable label printers
2000 - Innovated the AlumiCharge architecture where expandable charging bays could easily be added to an extrustion backbone
2001 - Established a design center in Taiwan with a focus on hardware, firmware and battery communication protocols
2007 - Management buyout of the company and re-incorporated as Green Cubes Technology
2008 - First lithium ion battery for medical carts (Hyena Platform) introduced in hospitals by Green Cubes Technology
2011 - Manufacturing facility created in Kuala-Lumpar, Malaysia
2013 - Engineering office established in Bengaluru, India to enhance systems and software development capability
2013 - Litium SAFEFlex began trials in material handling vehicles
2016 - Introduced 4th Generation Hyena platform for medical carts
2017 - Lithiun SAFEFlex was approved for use on material handling vehicles by top fortlift OEMs
2018 - Introduced EcoDirect, the first 40-hour runtime battery for the medical cart industry
2021 - Green Cubes adds a new 40,000 square foot facility in Kokomo, Indiana to support growing demand for Lithium-ion motive batteries
When it comes to lithium-ion batteries, years of accumulated knowledge matters. Green Cubes Technology has accrued decades of experience in lithium-ion battery knowledge across diverse applications. Green Cubes was there when the market progressed from lead-acid to NiMH to lithium-ion.
We were one of the first battery pack manufacturers to utilize Benchmark fuel gauges, the first smart-chip microprocessors designed for Battery Management System (BMS) electronics and later acquired by Texas Instruments.
We pioneered the use of emerging Lithium Iron Phosphate cells in a medical application. These initial applications, which delivered unprecedented cycle life and much longer run times, pioneered the utilization and acceptance of Lithium Iron Phosphate by the medical community. After 30 years of developing hundreds of battery systems for multiple applications, we understand the advantages and, more importantly, the limitations of lithium-ion batteries. Our projects have helped customers achieve their operational, technical and commercial goals.
The battery is a medium that stores energy in its potential form. There are many battery chemistries, all with advantages and disadvantages. Lead-acid efficiency is only 70%, which means 30% of this precious energy is wasted as heat due to poor reactivity and high impedance. Relative to the lithium-ion life cycle, it has a short life span.
Millions of tons of lead-acid batteries go back to smelters where poisonous lead affects our communities for recycling. Green Cubes designs and manufactures rechargeable lithium-ion battery solutions that are safer and accessible and thus ease the migration away from lead-acid batteries. Regardless of the underlying energy source, our vision is to design platforms to help accelerate the adoption of cleaner energy mediums.