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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

A Step Closer to Fast-Charging Batteries

Most of us have probably not thought about cracking the code of “traffic management” inside a lithium ion battery. But a team of researchers at Brookhaven [...]

July 14, 2020 // 0 Comments

New Battery Electrolyte May Boost Performance

A cost-effective new electrolyte invented by Stanford University scientists could pave the way for the next generation of battery-powered electric vehicles by reducing weight [...]

July 9, 2020 // 0 Comments

Finding the Better Battery

As demand for renewable electricity surges, so too does demand for efficient, safe and sustainable storage By Bianca Nogrady, freelance science journalist @BiancaNogrady For [...]

December 12, 2019 // 0 Comments

Battery Tech Removes CO2 from Air

Batteries may be a tool in the critical need to remove CO2 from our air. A new system developed at MIT can work on the gas at virtually any concentration level, even down to [...]

October 31, 2019 // 0 Comments

Lighter, Safer Lithium Metal Batteries?

There may be a future for the rechargeable lithium metal battery – a potential battery powerhouse relegated for decades to the laboratory by its short life expectancy and [...]

September 27, 2019 // 0 Comments

What Does Tesla Bring to Electric Aircraft?

By Dr. Peter Harrop, Chairman at IDTechEx Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series of guest columns on innovative energy technologies and trends. Expect seven-times [...]

June 17, 2019 // 0 Comments

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