Posts Tagged ‘battery’

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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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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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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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What the Electric Car Needs

Posted on December 9th, 2013 by

In 2011, emissions from transportation accounted for 28% of total U.S. greenhouse gas emissions. This tells us something we already know. If we want to[...]
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The Electric Car Debate: Are They Really Doing the Environment a Favor?

Posted on December 3rd, 2013 by

The petroleum-guzzling transport system is a big factor in the environmental crisis. So no wonder electric vehicles have been heralded as a tide turner. But[...]
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How Critical Elements Canadian Lithium Mines Are Supplied By Energy Storage Markets

Posted on April 12th, 2012 by

  Jean-Sébastien Lavallée, President & CEO, and Jean-Francois Meilleur, VP of Critical Elements discuss their company’s growth and expectations for the upcoming year.
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New Hybrid Volvo Truck Crash-Testing Details

Posted on May 25th, 2011 by

Details on what steps Volvo has taken to ensure the safety of the Volvo FE Hybrid vehicle.
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How to Drive a Hybrid Car for Maximum Efficiency

Posted on February 9th, 2011 by

It should come as no surprise that as gas prices rise, consumers increasingly place fuel efficiency at the top of their lists of important vehicle[...]
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Michigan’s First State Manufactured Wind Turbine Unveiled

Posted on November 1st, 2010 by

Michigan constructs its first wind turbine, MIT researchers find a way to release heat upon demand, and MTSU professor drives a car fueled by hydrogen and solar power.