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How The U.S. Gave Away Cutting-Edge Technology To China

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How The U.S. Gave Away Cutting-Edge Technology To China

Researchers at an American national laboratory spent years developing cutting-edge vanadium redox flow batteries. But now, a Chinese company is making those batteries in a factory in northeastern China.

An investigation from NPR’s Laura Sullivan and Northwest News Network’s Courtney Flatt shows how the U.S. federal government gave away American-made technology to China.

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