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  • A new way to harness wasted methane
    Scientists have identified a process that could be used to harness methane that is now wasted by being burned off at wellheads.
    - 3 days ago 17 Oct 17, 8:43am -
  • Single cell level sorting technology uses sound waves

    Single cell level sorting technology uses sound waves

    Researchers have developed a highly accurate single cell sorting technology using focused sound waves. This new technology enables rapid and accurate isolation of single cells from complex biological samples, which will facilitate the broad applicati…
    - 3 days ago 17 Oct 17, 8:01am -
  • Scientists create most powerful micro-scale bio-solar cell yet

    Scientists create most powerful micro-scale bio-solar cell yet

    Researchers have created a micro-scale biological solar cell that generates a higher power density for longer than any existing cell of its kind.
    - 3 days ago 17 Oct 17, 8:01am -
  • Missing link between new topological phases of matter discovered

    Missing link between new topological phases of matter discovered

    Physicists have investigated a class of materials that exhibit characteristics of topological insulators. During these studies they discovered a transition between two different topological phases, one of which is ferroelectric.
    - 3 days ago 17 Oct 17, 8:00am -
  • New techniques boost performance of non-volatile memory systems
    Computer engineering researchers have developed new software and hardware designs that should limit programming errors and improve system performance in devices that use non-volatile memory technologies.
    - 3 days ago 17 Oct 17, 8:00am -
  • Chemical treatment improves quantum dot lasers

    Chemical treatment improves quantum dot lasers

    One of the secrets to making tiny laser devices such as opthalmic surgery scalpels work even more efficiently is the use of tiny semiconductor particles, called quantum dots. In new research the ~nanometer-sized dots are being doctored, or 'doped,' w…
    - 4 days ago 16 Oct 17, 10:26am -
  • Spin current detection in quantum materials unlocks potential for alternative electronics

    Spin current detection in quantum materials unlocks potential for alternative electronics

    A new method that precisely measures the mysterious behavior and magnetic properties of electrons flowing across the surface of quantum materials could open a path to next-generation electronics. A team of scientists has developed an innovative micro…
    - 7 days ago 13 Oct 17, 9:31am -
  • Converting carbon dioxide to carbon monoxide using water, electricity

    Converting carbon dioxide to carbon monoxide using water, electricity

    Researchers have determined how electrocatalysts can convert carbon dioxide to carbon monoxide using water and electricity. The discovery can lead to the development of efficient electrocatalysts for large scale production of synthesis gas -- a mixtu…
    - 7 days ago 12 Oct 17, 5:02pm -

Green Auto

  • newElon's Musk Air Freshener: The perfect gift for any Tesla owner

    Elon's Musk Air Freshener: The perfect gift for any Tesla owner

    Filed under:Etc.,Green,Tesla,Sedan,Luxury,PerformanceComing soon to a Model S near you.Continue reading Elon's Musk Air Freshener: The perfect gift for any Tesla ownerElon's Musk Air Freshener: The perfect…
    - 10 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 1:35pm -
  • newIllinois’ pro-union stance kills bid for Toyota-Mazda plant, report says

    Illinois’ pro-union stance kills bid for Toyota-Mazda plant, report says

    Filed under:Green,Plants/Manufacturing,Mazda,ToyotaSouthern states have "right-to-work" laws.Continue reading Illinois’ pro-union stance kills bid for Toyota-Mazda plant, report saysIllinois’ pro-union…
    - 15 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 8:20am -
  • newVW teases its Pikes Peak EV Racer

    VW teases its Pikes Peak EV Racer

    Filed under:Green,Motorsports,Volkswagen,Coupe,Electric,RacingFew details save an emphasis on EVs.Continue reading VW teases its Pikes Peak EV RacerVW teases its Pikes Peak EV Racer originally appeared on…
    - 16 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 7:00am -
  • newWatch ‘Top Gear’ race a Tesla Model S against a Mercedes-AMG

    Watch ‘Top Gear’ race a Tesla Model S against a Mercedes-AMG

    Filed under:Green,TV/Movies,Videos,Mercedes-Benz,Tesla,Sedan,Electric,PerformanceContinue reading Watch ‘Top Gear’ race a Tesla Model S against a Mercedes-AMGWatch ‘Top Gear’ race a Tesla Model S against a…
    - 17 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 6:45am -
  • Tesla faces lawsuit for racial harassment in its factories

    Tesla faces lawsuit for racial harassment in its factories

    Filed under:Government/Legal,Green,Hirings/Firings/Layoffs,Plants/Manufacturing,TeslaThis isn't the first discrimination lawsuit the company has faced.Continue reading Tesla faces lawsuit for racial harassment in its factor…
    - 1 day ago 18 Oct 17, 3:45pm -
  • Polestar 1 price targeted at $153,000 to $177,000

    Polestar 1 price targeted at $153,000 to $177,000

    Filed under:The 600-horsepower hybrid Polestar 1 has a targeted price of between $153,000 and $177,000. Still, a subscription model is being pushed by the company.Continue reading Polestar 1 price targeted at $153,000 to $1…
    - 1 day ago 18 Oct 17, 2:15pm -
  • Toyota will show fuel-cell bus, long-range passenger car in Tokyo

    Toyota will show fuel-cell bus, long-range passenger car in Tokyo

    Filed under:Green,Tokyo Auto Salon,Tokyo Motor Show,Toyota,Transportation Alternatives,Emerging Technologies,TechnologyWith a 621-mile range, concept can go longer than your bladder can.Continue reading Toyota will show fue…
    - 1 day ago 18 Oct 17, 12:53pm -
  • Techstars Mobility event starts now, highlighting the future of mobility

    Techstars Mobility event starts now, highlighting the future of mobility

    Filed under:Etc.,Green,Emerging Technologies,TechnologySee the future, today.Continue reading Techstars Mobility event starts now, highlighting the future of mobilityTechstars Mobility event starts now, hi…
    - 1 day ago 18 Oct 17, 12:00pm -

Inside EV

  • newHyundai Mobis Develops Two-Way EV Charger, Enabling V2G To “Fill Up the City”
    Hyundai Mobis has announced the development of a two-way on-board charger (V2G) for future electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. It’s not clear at this point whether Hyundai Mobis ultimately will be supplying those chargers for upcoming new Hyunda…
    - 10 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 1:00pm -
  • newDriver Massa Expected To Leave Formula 1 For Formula E
    Felipe Massa says he will head to Formula E if he does not stay extend his stay in Formula 1 next season. The Brazilian retired from F1 at the end of last year, only to be persuaded to rejoin Williams when Valtteri Bottas left for Mercedes. He said e…
    - 11 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 12:00pm -
  • newUK Bill Would Make Chargers Mandatory At Gas Stations
    UK’s Department for Transport has announced a plan to require the installation of charging points for electric vehicle at motorway service stations, and at larger gas stations. There is already some 11,500 charging points in the UK today (mostly AC…
    - 12 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 11:00am -
  • newTesla Model 3 Owner Confirms No Free Supercharger Credits
    Apparently, the Tesla Model 3 doesn’t come with any free Supercharger credits. Originally, all Tesla vehicles came with free unlimited Supercharger access. At a few points, the automaker announced that it was doing away with this, and each time the…
    - 13 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 10:07am -
  • newMusk Tweet Scores $128,000 In Hat Sales For The Boring Company
    Secret plan to fund tunneling effort revealed! Elon Musk got a lot of criticism a while back when he proposed digging a vast network of tunnels, ostensibly for a hyperloop system, connecting New York, D.C., Baltimore, and Philadelphia. This despite t…
    - 14 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 9:35am -
  • newShell Recharge Launches In UK, First 10 Fast Chargers By The End Of 2017
    Shell has officially launched its “Shell Recharge” service in UK, offering 50 kW multi-standard fast chargers (CHAdeMO, CCS Combo and AC Type 2) at its fuel stations. At launch today, there are just three stations available – at Shell Holloway…
    - 14 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 9:00am -
  • newAnyone Want To Rent A Tesla Model 3?
    If you haven’t yet heard of Turo, it’s like the Airbnb for vehicles. It’s a peer-to-peer car-sharing service with which people can put their car up for rent, just like you would do with a rental home or condo. Chad and Min Hurin live in Califor…
    - 15 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 8:16am -
  • newTesla Model S P100D Versus McLaren MP4-12C – Race Video
    A classic supercar versus a modern-day family sedan. Of course, this is no ordinary sedan. It’s the Tesla Model S P100D with Ludicrous, which we all know is quicker than quick. The now-dated McLaren MP4-12C stands no chance against the mighty Tesla…
    - 16 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 7:08am -

Battery Power Online

  • newSF Motors to Acquire EV Battery Module Startup InEVit
    SF Motors has acquired InEVit Inc., an electric vehicle (EV) battery modularization startup. InEVit has been working on a chemistry- and form-factor-agnostic battery module design to improve energy density, safety, manufactuing.
    - 6 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 5:27pm -
  • newBYD to Supply Batteries to Green Charge
    BYD will be providing batteries to Green Charge for a solar farm serving western Massachusetts, the largest utility-scale energy storage installation in Massachusetts. BYD has installed more than 550 MWh of energy storage systems worldwide.
    - 11 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 12:29pm -
  • newRomeo Launches Personal Power Pack
    Romeo Power Technology has introduced a personal power pack designed for any digital device at full speed. The Saber is FAA and TSA approved, dust and water resistant, as well as shockproof.
    - 11 hours ago 19 Oct 17, 12:07pm -
  • Inventus Power Partners with Spartan Strategy to Develop Mobile Power Solutions
    Inventus Power and Spartan Strategy and Risk Management will work to develop new proprietary mobile power solutions for government and defense applications. Inventus Power’s manufacturing facilities are ISO 9001:2008 and EISA, ROHS, and CEC compl…
    - 2 days ago 18 Oct 17, 7:26am -
  • October 2017
    The Role of Power Electronics and Energy Harvesting in the Future of Batteries Battery Rapid-Test Methods XALT Energy Introduces Second-Generation Battery Cell with 223 Wh/kg Specific Energy Toshiba Develops Next-Generation Lithium-Ion Battery with N…
    - 2 days ago 18 Oct 17, 6:38am -
  • Call2Recycle Releases Innovation to Increase Battery Safety and Reduce Risks
    Call2Recycle has launched a new feature in its Charge Up Safety! initiative: a flame retardant liner. The liner is provide an extra layer of defense should a thermal event occur during the recycling journey from the collection point to processing.
    - 3 days ago 16 Oct 17, 12:24pm -
  • Cummins Announces Acquisition of Energy Storage Technology
    Cummins is acquiring Brammo, Inc., which designs battery packs for mobile and stationary applications. The acquisition is expected to close at the end of 2017.
    - 3 days ago 16 Oct 17, 12:12pm -

Car Envy

Nissan Vmotion 2.0 concept hints at future sedan and autonomy plans
Filed under:Videos,Detroit Auto Show,Nissan,Sedan,Concept Cars,Beauty RollNissan reveals the Vmotion 2.0 concept at the 2017 Detroit Auto Show, showcasing the future of the automaker's sedan design and Intelligent Mobility…
- 9 Jan 17, 8:30am -
Star Wars Stormtrooper Dodge Charger Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Videos,Dodge,Beauty RollNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the Star Wars Stormtrooper-themed Dodge Charger. Enjoy.Con…
- 18 Dec 15, 9:56am -
2016 Chevrolet Volt Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Videos,Chevrolet,Hatchback,Electric,Hybrid,Beauty RollNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the 2016 Chevrolet Volt. Enj…
- 12 Nov 15, 2:00pm -
2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Videos,Chevrolet,Coupe,Performance,Beauty RollNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray…
- 9 Nov 15, 4:15pm -
2016 Tesla Model S P90D Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Green,Videos,Tesla,Sedan,Electric,Luxury,Performance,Beauty RollNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the 2016 Tesla Mod…
- 6 Nov 15, 12:01pm -
2016 Hyundai Sonata Sport 2.0T Beauty Roll
Filed under:Videos,Hyundai,Sedan,Beauty RollNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the 2016 Hyundai Sonata Sport 2.0T. Enjoy.Continue…
- 3 Nov 15, 8:30am -

Fuel Cell

Power Electronics

Green Tech from Tech Crunch

  • Toyota’s ‘Fine-Comfort Ride’ fuel cell concept aims for long-range flexibility

    Toyota’s ‘Fine-Comfort Ride’ fuel cell concept aims for long-range flexibility

     Toyota is debuting a new concept vehicle for the forthcoming Tokyo Motor Show, and it’s a fuel cell vehicle that’s designed to get around 1,000 km (around 621 miles) on a single hydrogen pack that can be refuelled in about 3 minutes total. The…
    - 2 days ago 18 Oct 17, 7:52am -
  • London puts new hybrid electric black cabs on roads ahead of larger rollout

    London puts new hybrid electric black cabs on roads ahead of larger rollout

     London is staring up a pilot test of its electric black cabs (via Engadget), otherwise known as the TX5, after first revealing the vehicles back in 2015. The cars have 70 miles of pure EV range on their built-in battery pack, but can also go up to…
    - 2 days ago 18 Oct 17, 6:49am -
  • Amazon patents a drone that delivers a charge to power up EVs on the go

    Amazon patents a drone that delivers a charge to power up EVs on the go

     A recent Amazon patent could be an answer to range anxiety, albeit one that sounds a bit more sci-fi than practical solution at the moment: the newly granted patent (via Roadshow) describes a drone that could carry a battery charge for electric car…
    - 3 days ago 17 Oct 17, 11:22am -
  • LG to open Europe’s largest EV battery factory in Poland next year

    LG to open Europe’s largest EV battery factory in Poland next year

     LG is opening Europe’s largest factory for building lithium-ion batteries destined for use in electric cars, the company announced. Its LG Chem division is going to open the doors for the facility in 2019 in Poland near Wroclaw, per Reuters, and…
    - 8 days ago 12 Oct 17, 8:47am -
  • Toyota’s hydrogen fuel cell trucks put to work in Port of LA pilot

    Toyota’s hydrogen fuel cell trucks put to work in Port of LA pilot

     Toyota has hydrogen fuel cell transport trucks that generate no local emissions, and that have 670 horsepower and an 80,000-pound total weight capacity. The powertrain includes two of Toyota’s Mirai fuel cells, and a 12kWh battery charged by the…
    - 8 days ago 12 Oct 17, 6:45am -
  • Deutsche Post DHL to deploy self-driving delivery trucks by 2018

    Deutsche Post DHL to deploy self-driving delivery trucks by 2018

     At Nvidia’s GTC Europe conference today, one of the company’s partners detailed plans to bring an autonomous delivery fleet to operating status starting in 2018. Deutsche Post DHL Group wants to put trucks on the road in partnership with auto s…
    - 10 days ago 10 Oct 17, 3:00am -
  • Puerto Rico governor says ‘Let’s talk’ after Elon Musk offers to solve the island’s power crisis

    Puerto Rico governor says ‘Let’s talk’ after Elon Musk offers to solve the island’s power crisis

     Puerto Rico’s power grid has been practically demolished in the wake of hurricane Maria. It now has a once in a lifetime opportunity to rebuild and the island’s governor Ricardo Rossello wants to have a chat with Elon Musk about his recent offe…
    - 13 days ago 6 Oct 17, 12:12pm -
  • The new electric utilities

    The new electric utilities

     An ideal electric utility costs less, is good for the planet and reduces the chances of losing power completely. And it doesn’t ask us to give up creature comforts like AC. New utilities are enabled by new technologies and business models, not fu…
    - 15 days ago 5 Oct 17, 9:30am -