Tesla Gigafactory - A Big Deal in the Works

States Competing for Tesla Gigafactory to Build Within Their Borders

Economically speaking, the Tesla Gigafactory promises to be a boon to, not only Tesla Motors, but also to whichever state Tesla Motors ends up...

Solana Power is United States’ First Molten Salt Solar Power Plant

Solana Power, southwest of Phoenix, Arizona is ready to come online as the first solar plant in the U.S. to use molten salt...
Hybrid Grephene / Vanadium Oxide Ribbons Could Deliver More Power and Lifespan of Rechargeable Batteries

Vanadium Oxide and Graphene Ribbons Increase EV Battery Lifespan

One concern of electric vehicle owners is battery lifespan, which could cost many thousands of dollars to replace, but a new development by Rice...

New Crumpled Graphene Electrodes Making Ultracapacitors Compete With Batteries

Crumpled sheets of graphene (one-atom-thick carbon) could one day offer a solution for storing energy in your electric car. A Dayton, Ohio-based company, Nanotek Instruments, has recently revealed their vision about making ultracapacitors, for the moment only used in hybrid buses, suited for electric cars and how to replace the classic batteries.
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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...
Tesla GIgafactory, a Pretty Big Deal

Tesla Gigafactory to Break Ground – in Two States?

Tesla Motors is planning some big developments in the future, and a lot of those changes hinge on the Tesla Gigafactory. The Tesla Gigafactory, of...

Spray-On Batteries: A Breakthrough in Battery Design and Integration

Researchers have recently reported the development of a spray-on lithium ion battery that can be painted on various surfaces, effectively converting any object into...

New Polymer from Waste Sulfur Enhances EV Batteries

Waste sulfur could see new life due to a chemical process discovered recently by University of Arizona scientists. The lightweight plastic they created can...

Subhydro’s Energy Storage System Uses Ocean Depth Pressure Difference

A German engineer is planning to utilize the pressure difference between the seafloor and the sea surface in order to create a new highly...
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Leyden Energy – Plenty of Innovation Left in Lithium Batteries

Currently, the best rechargeable battery technology that we have available, whether it be for laptops, mobile devices, smartgrid applications, or electric vehicles , is...