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Reducing Thermal Runaway in Battery Banks

Some challenges go unaddressed because we think a solution must involve advanced technology. A deceptively simple sensor system developed at the U.S. Department of Energy’s [...]

May 19, 2021 // 0 Comments

Hydrogen “Paste” for Micromobility?

Existing hydrogen vehicles are equipped with a reinforced tank that is fueled at a pressure of 700 bar. This tank feeds a fuel cell that converts the hydrogen into [...]

February 22, 2021 // 0 Comments

BP and Chevron Turn to Innovative Geothermal

BP and Chevron have invested in Eavor Technologies Inc., an innovative technology company that (finally) may help drive the future of geothermal energy. The funds will be [...]

February 17, 2021 // 0 Comments

Single Crystal Tech for Li-ion Batteries

​RICHLAND, Wash.—A promising technology under development by major battery makers has become even more attractive, thanks to researchers who have taken an unprecedented [...]

December 10, 2020 // 0 Comments

Solid State Batteries: Waiting in the Wings

By Dr. Xiaoxi He Most current lithium-ion technologies employ liquid electrolyte, with lithium salts such as LiPF6, LiBF4 or LiClO4 in an organic solvent. However, the solid [...]

September 12, 2020 // 0 Comments

Sodium Battery Work: Li-Ion Performance

Lithium-ion batteries are ubiquitous, used in numerous applications such as cell phones, laptops, and electric vehicles. But they are made from materials, such as cobalt and [...]

July 22, 2020 // 0 Comments

Storing Excess Electricity as Hydrogen

While energy sources such as wind and solar are great at producing emissions-free electricity, they depend on the sun and the wind, so supply doesn’t always meet the [...]

July 15, 2020 // 0 Comments

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