Here's Why Lithium Batteries Occasionally Just Catch Fire

Lithium batteries are compact, efficient, and store a lot of energy. They also, occasionally, catch on fire. Here’s how that happens.
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Though rare, lithium batteries do catch fire from time to time due to the fact that they contain a large amount of energy. This article discusses the reasons behind this risk, but also why it isn't a huge concern. 

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