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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

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

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

Potassium Metal Battery May Rival Li-ion

From cell phones, to solar power, to electric cars, humanity is increasingly dependent on batteries. As demand for safe, efficient, and powerful energy storage continues to [...]

March 7, 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

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

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