Audi R8 E-Tron Finally Back on Track

Thanks to Improved Lithium-Ion Battery Tech, is the Audi R8 E-Tron Back on Track?

Electric vehicles, to some automakers, are more financial trouble than they're worth, which has left cars like the Toyota RAV4 EV and Audi R8...

New Concrete Plates Preserve Thermal Energy Storage Tanks

Increased annual energy production at significantly lower cost is the promise that engineering researchers at the University of Arkansas give to solar power plant...
Solid Lithium Sulfur Battery is Much Different, and Safer, than Previous Battery Technology

New Solid State Lithium Sulfur Battery from ORNL is Much Safer

Lithium-ion batteries, for the moment, are the best solution for lightweight and reliable portable power, but various other battery formulations, such as lithium...

Freevolt Harvests Radio Waves to Charge Your Gadgets

Freevolt is a groundbreaking new technology, which harvests energy from radio waves. It provides constant electrical charge to electronic devices absolutely for free. If you...

Molten Salt Battery Company Changes Name to Ambri, Seeks to Revolutionize Grid Storage

If you remember, there was a certain company founded by a certain Professor Don Sadoway, who invented a molten salt battery designed specifically for...

Silicon-Carbon Battery Anode Yielding High Efficiency and Capacity

Usually, Li-Ion batteries have carbon (graphite) electrodes, and the performance that we already know, which is not good enough for our cars at this moment. Georgia Institute of Technology researchers developed a new, high-performance anode based on a silicon-carbon nanocomposite material that could well improve the usability of Li-Ion batteries.

Australian Company Sells Three Affordable Solar Battery Packs

ZEN Energy offers affordable residential solar and battery packs to meet the needs of the average household. When it comes to home-based renewable energy generation,...
Seeo Solid-State Lithium-Ion Battery Pack is Safer, but Can It Be Better?

Solid-State Lithium-Ion Battery Funded by Samsung

Current lithium-ion battery technology has some limitations, but could solid-state lithium-ion battery technology eliminate these? The key to a renewable energy future, including solar power,...

Toshiba DMFC-Based Battery Charger Close to Market Release

Toshiba has announced for a while that they will introduce on the market a direct methanol fuel cell-based battery charger(DMFC) at the end of march 2009. The company also announced it will releases for market DMFC packs for cellphones and laptops starting with April.
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Anticipation Building For the New Tesla Home Battery

When Telsa Inc decided to create its electric car it created arguably the best battery on the market. Now the technology world is watching...