ConVerdant 3kW Prius Plug-Out Kit

Toyota Prius Backup Power – An Aftermarket Solution

Modern society depends on electricity, and without it, most everything ceases to function, including heating and cooling, refrigerators, mobile phones, computers, and the list...

Hanging bricks, a simpler way of storing energy

A tower of bricks could be the solution of renewable energy biggest problem. During peak hours (especially mornings and evenings) the demand of energy...

Nanowire Batteries That Last Forever Invented at UCI

Nanowires have long been planned to be a part of tomorrow's lithium ion batteries. Although thousands of times thinner than human hair, they're still...
Multiple Applications for Lithium-Ion Battery Technology - BYD is MORE than just an electric vehicle manufacturer.

BYD’s New Gigafactory Could Lower Lithium-Ion Battery Prices

As discussed, one of the things that keeps electric vehicles expensive, particularly with regard to their range per charge, is the price of lithium-ion...
Tesla Motors 85 kWh Lithium-Ion Battery Pack "No User Serviceable Parts Inside? Yeah, Right!"

Off-Grid System from a Tesla 85 kWh Battery

Now, before we get started, we need to cover the basics of safety, prudence, and good sense and say of this Tesla Motors Off-Grid...

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,...

Hybrid Cathode Boosts Energy Density of Lithium-Sulfur Batteries

MIT researchers developed a technology that can give a major boost to lithium-sulfur batteries. Energy storage technology is still struggling to keep up with the...

LiFePO4 Batteries: Chevy Volt`s Future Energy Sources

The Lithium Iron Phosphate (LiFePO4) batteries are based on Lithium Ion, but they offer many advantages over LiCO2 (Lithium Cobalt), frequently used in laptops, mp3 players and cell phones. They also offer a greater range, power and safety, in an electric vehicle - they will not explode or catch fire if overcharged.
Various Lithium-Ion Battery Technologies

Toyota Solid-State Lithium-Ion Battery Hits 400 Wh/L

While Toyota is working hard to bring its hydrogen fuel cell cars to fruition, they haven’t left lithium-ion battery technology entirely. Even though most of...

Taiwanese Chlorophyll Battery – Works With Any Liquid!

Chungpin Hovering Liao from Graduate School of Electro-Optic and Material Science of National Formosa University in central Taiwan discovered a battery that he claims to be the world's first chlorophyll organic battery. He says his battery can be filled up with almost anything, including water and urine, and it can provide electricity from two to seven days.