Archive for the ‘Energy Storage’ Category

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China’s Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Output Up 280%

Posted on August 28th, 2014 by

China’s Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Output Up 280% China’s efforts to promote hybrid and electric vehicles is starting to pay off as manufacturing output of[...]
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Effort to Produce a Gallon of Tar Sands Oil Can Send an EV Over 30 Miles

Posted on August 22nd, 2014 by

Effort to Produce a Gallon of Tar Sands Oil Can Send an EV Over 30 Miles A new report published over at Hybrid Cars reveals[...]
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Temporary Tattoo Batteries Produce Power From Sweat

Posted on August 15th, 2014 by

Temporary Tattoo Batteries Produce Power From Sweat Wenzhao Jia, Ph.D., a postdoctoral student at the University of California San Diego, along with her colleagues have[...]
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Cenex Reduces Weight of EV Batteries by 41%

Posted on August 11th, 2014 by

Cenex EV-Lite Project Reduces Weight of EV Batteries by 41% UK-based Cenex has recently completed a two-year project to reduce both the weight and cost[...]
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Tesla Roadster Aims for 400-Mile Range With Battery Upgrade

Posted on August 8th, 2014 by

Tesla Roadster Aims for 400-Mile Range With Battery Upgrade Built from 2008 until 2011, the Tesla Roadster was the first model of Tesla Motors. Back[...]
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Tesla’s Gigafactory Breaks Ground in Nevada

Posted on August 4th, 2014 by

Tesla’s Gigafactory Breaks Ground in Nevada Tesla Motors Inc. said that it has broken ground for Gigafactory in Nevada. The $5 billion battery plant holds[...]
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Japan Turns to Hydrogen to Diversify Energy Sources

Posted on July 31st, 2014 by

Japan Turns to Hydrogen to Diversify Energy Sources According to a report by the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization, the hydrogen market in[...]
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Sunswift Sets Record For Fastest Long-Range EV

Posted on July 29th, 2014 by

Sunswift Sets Record For Fastest Long-Range EV Australian team Sunswift shattered a 26-year old record for the world’s fastest long-range electric vehicle, logging over 310[...]
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GE Opens Fuel Cell Pilot Facility in New York

Posted on July 24th, 2014 by

GE Opens Fuel Cell Pilot Facility in New York General Electric opened a fuel-cell research and testing facility in upstate New York that will produce[...]
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Biggest Lithium Resource Deal Propelled by Battery Demand

Posted on July 17th, 2014 by

Biggest Lithium Resource Deal Propelled by Battery Demand  Growing demand for high –performance batteries spurred by the largest-ever deal for lithium. Albermarle Corp. recently agreed[...]
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Lithium Ion Batteries Made From Sand

Posted on July 14th, 2014 by

Lithium Ion Batteries Made From Sand Scientists at the University of California, Riverside’s Bourns College of Engineering have created a lithium ion battery using sand[...]
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Scientists Develops Efficient Solar Powered Fuel Cells for Capturing CO2

Posted on July 8th, 2014 by

  Scientists Develops Efficient Solar Powered Fuel Cells for Capturing CO2 Researchers just killed two birds with one stone by developing a new process to[...]
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Low-Cost All-Organic Rechargeable Battery Developed

Posted on June 26th, 2014 by

Low-Cost All-Organic Rechargeable Battery Developed Researchers at the University of Southern California have developed a water-based organic battery that is built from cheap and eco-friendly[...]
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Musk Hands Over Tesla’s Technology

Posted on June 16th, 2014 by

Musk Hands Over Tesla’s Technology Elon Musk, Tesla Motors Inc.’s co-founder, announced that their patents will be available at no charge as the company looks[...]
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How Energy Storage Can Make Decentralized Electricity Work in America

Posted on May 14th, 2014 by

The Renewable Energy Era will rank alongside the Information Age and the Industrial Revolution as one of the great milestones in human history.  Like those[...]