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  • newFirefly-inspired surfaces improve efficiency of LED lightbulbs

    Firefly-inspired surfaces improve efficiency of LED lightbulbs

    A new type of light-emitting diode lightbulb could one day light homes and reduce power bills, according to researchers who suggest that LEDs made with firefly-mimicking structures could improve efficiency.
    - 7 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 10:29am -
  • newRenewable energy generation with kites and drones

    Renewable energy generation with kites and drones

    A group of researchers has recently developed a new software aimed at the analysis of energy generation systems based on kites and drones. They used the software to study the behavior of these systems while transforming the kinetic energy of the wind…
    - 7 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 10:27am -
  • Lithium-air batteries can store energy for cars, houses and industry
    Growth in the offer of renewable energy sources will mean increased demand for devices optimal for energy storing.
    - 4 days ago 15 Feb 19, 10:59am -
  • Spintronics by 'straintronics'

    Spintronics by 'straintronics'

    Data storage in magnetic media is very energy consuming. Novel materials could reduce the energy needed to control magnetic memories thus contributing to a smaller carbon footprint of the IT sector. Now an international team has observed at the HZB l…
    - 5 days ago 14 Feb 19, 12:31pm -
  • Chemical data mining boosts search for new organic semiconductors

    Chemical data mining boosts search for new organic semiconductors

    Organic semiconductors are lightweight, flexible and easy to manufacture. But they often fail to meet expectations regarding efficiency and stability. Researchers are now deploying data mining approaches to identify promising organic compounds for th…
    - 5 days ago 14 Feb 19, 8:55am -
  • Running an LED in reverse could cool future computers

    Running an LED in reverse could cool future computers

    In a finding that runs counter to a common assumption in physics, researchers ran a light emitting diode (LED) with electrodes reversed in order to cool another device mere nanometers away.
    - 6 days ago 13 Feb 19, 10:23am -
  • Wave device could deliver clean energy to thousands of homes
    A device that could convert wave energy into electricity has been demonstrated in scaled trials.
    - 7 days ago 12 Feb 19, 4:08pm -
  • Phase transition dynamics in two-dimensional materials

    Phase transition dynamics in two-dimensional materials

    Scientists have discovered the mechanism involved when transition metal dichalcogenides on metallic substrates transform from the semiconducting 1H-phase to the quasi-metallic 1T'-phase.
    - 7 days ago 12 Feb 19, 6:48am -

Green Auto

Inside EV

  • newMusk: Tesla Full Self-Driving Capable By End Of 2020
    Believes automaker could sell 3 million units by 2023 Elon Musk has lots to say about autonomous vehicle capability and Tesla. Luckily for those who’d like to hear his thoughts, he made an appearance on a podcast (audio below) by ARK Invest, where…
    - 2 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 3:07pm -
  • newJaguar I-Pace Winter Journey From St. Petersburg To Moscow

    Jaguar I-Pace Winter Journey From St. Petersburg To Moscow

    How does the I-Pace fare in the harsh Russian winter? Let’s test it to find out. In order to test how far modern electric vehicles are able to lead you away into the harsh reality of the Russian winter from megacities, we traveled from St. Petersbu…
    - 4 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 1:10pm -
  • newBMW To Make Huge Splash In Geneva With New PHEVs

    BMW To Make Huge Splash In Geneva With New PHEVs

    There is nothing better than more range BMW will be present at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show with new versions of three of its plug-in hybrid models: BMW 330e iPerformance BMW X5 xDrive45e iPerformance BMW 745e iPerformance (in three versions: BMW 745e,…
    - 5 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 11:54am -
  • newRenault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance Invests In PowerShare
    PowerShare grows in power. Who’s next to invest? Alliance Ventures, the venture capital arm of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, announced investment in PowerShare – the charging platform startup based in China, which recently attracted also BP…
    - 5 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 11:42am -
  • newMercedes-AMG One Owners Hand Imprint Needed For Driving Gloves

    Mercedes-AMG One Owners Hand Imprint Needed For Driving Gloves

    Plus, now we know how much the deposit is for the AMG hypercar. The Mercedes-AMG One is a stunning hypercar that’s set to bring F1 technology to the road. With a 1.6-liter V6 and three electric motors powering up the car, its owners are assured…
    - 6 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 11:18am -
  • newTesla’s Largest German Customer Gets First 4 Of 100 Model 3s
    Soon, people in Germany will be able to choose from a variety of Model 3 rental cars. Electric car rental service nextmove has ordered 100 Tesla Model 3 sedans for its fleet. nextmove is touted as Germany’s top firm for electric vehicle rental. T…
    - 7 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 9:35am -
  • newAudi e-tron Electric SUV Versus An Icy, 85% Grade: Video
    Audi follows in the footsteps of Jaguar with its new focus on the e-tron’s capability. As many of you may remember, InsideEVs was fortunate to travel to Portugal to test drive the Jaguar I-Pace. The automaker transported and housed a multitude of j…
    - 8 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 9:20am -
  • newTWR Techeetah Shows Off XJR-9 Livery On Jaguar I-PACE Car
    The TWR Techeetah team is to run a Jaguar XJR-9-inspired retro livery on its Jaguar I-PACE eTrophy entry in Mexico this weekend. Techeetah enters one car for driver Stefan Rzadzinski in the one-make Jaguar SUV championship – which resumes at this w…
    - 8 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 9:00am -

Battery Power Online

  • Overcoming Battery Power Limitations in Wearable Devices
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Explosive growth in wearable devices has put the battery conundrum front and center for companies in the business of making these pint-sized, often power-hungry technologies. But the answer lies not with the batteries themselves…
    - 8 days ago 11 Feb 19, 8:55am -
  • Tesla Buys Maxwell Technologies For Its Ultracapacitor Secrets
    BATTERY POWER BRIEF | Ultracapacitor maker Maxwell Technologies has been acquired by Tesla, likely for dry electrode intellectual property. For $218 million, Tesla is well on its way to better batteries and energy distribution systems for its vehicle…
    - 14 days ago 5 Feb 19, 9:08am -
  • New Battery Patent For Tesla With Two-Additive Electrolyte
    BATTERY POWER BRIEF | Tesla’s battery research group led by Jeff Dahn in Halifax has applied for a patent that describes a new battery cell chemistry that would result in faster charging and discharging, better longevity, and even lower cost.
    - 15 days ago 4 Feb 19, 9:29am -
  • The Next Phase Of Vehicle To Grid Integration
    BATTERY POWER BRIEF | Vehicle-to-grid (V2G) integration is not a new idea. What if all these mobile batteries could help balance power supplies?
    - 21 days ago 29 Jan 19, 2:40pm -
  • January 2019
    What the Fluoride-Ion Battery ‘Breakthrough’ Really Means; pH Matter News Click Here to Read this Issue
    - 27 days ago 23 Jan 19, 5:59am -
  • Global Lithium-Ion Battery Market Expected To Exceed $60B By 2024
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Global Market Insights released a report Monday estimating that the lithium-ion battery global market size will exceed $60 billion by 2024.
    - 34 days ago 16 Jan 19, 11:42am -
  • What the Fluoride-Ion Battery ‘Breakthrough’ Really Means
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Scientists from Honda Research Institute, together with researchers at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), recently achieved a milestone in fluoride-ion battery (FIB) techn…
    - 36 days ago 14 Jan 19, 6:00am -

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

  • SeaBubbles shows off its ‘flying’ all-electric boat in Miami

    SeaBubbles shows off its ‘flying’ all-electric boat in Miami

    We were promised flying cars but, as it turns out, flying boats were easier to build. SeaBubbles, a “flying” boat startup that uses electric power instead of gas, hit Miami this weekend to show off one of its five prototype boats — or six, if y…
    - 2 days ago 17 Feb 19, 10:44am -
  • How to decarbonize America — and the world

    How to decarbonize America — and the world

    The Green New Deal has burst onto the American stage, spurring more conversation about – and aspiration for – ambitious climate policy than at any point in at least a decade.
    - 4 days ago 15 Feb 19, 6:30am -
  • By Humankind picks up $4M to rid your morning routine of single-use plastic

    By Humankind picks up $4M to rid your morning routine of single-use plastic

    Single-use plastics are the scourge of the environment, which is why many lawmakers are working to eliminate them. Today, a new brand is launching to try to eliminate single-use plastic in the area of personal care. With $4 million in seed funding le…
    - 14 days ago 5 Feb 19, 6:05am -
  • VW’s Electrify America will use Tesla battery packs to lower charging costs
    Electrify America, the entity set up by Volkswagen as part of its settlement with U.S. regulators over its diesel emissions cheating scandal, plans to install Tesla Powerpack battery systems at more than 100 of its electric vehicle charging stations…
    - 15 days ago 4 Feb 19, 11:21am -
  • Aurora Solar’s computer-generated installation maps pull in a $20M Series A

    Aurora Solar’s computer-generated installation maps pull in a $20M Series A

    Solar installations are becoming a no-brainer for anyone with a roof in much of the country. But getting an estimate on how much it would cost and how much juice it would generate can be complicated and time consuming. Aurora Solar has made an automa…
    - 15 days ago 4 Feb 19, 9:27am -
  • Let’s save the bees with machine learning

    Let’s save the bees with machine learning

    Machine learning and all its related forms of "AI" are being used to work on just about every problem under the sun, but even so, stemming the alarming decline of the bee population still seems out of left field. In fact it's a great application for…
    - 18 days ago 1 Feb 19, 10:27am -
  • Starting with data centers, Carbon Relay is slashing energy costs and emissions using AI
    Taiwanese technology giant Foxconn International is backing Carbon Relay, a Boston-based startup emerging from stealth today that’s harnessing the algorithms used by companies like Facebook and Google for artificial intelligence to curb greenhouse…
    - 21 days ago 29 Jan 19, 6:33am -
  • Sustainable Ocean Alliance nets $1.5 million donation from Benioffs

    Sustainable Ocean Alliance nets $1.5 million donation from Benioffs

    Healthy oceans are on the minds of Marc and Lynne Benioff, and they showed it today with a $1.5 million donation to the Sustainable Oceans Alliance, a new non-profit attempting to promote and incubate conservation-focused startups. The money will con…
    - 27 days ago 23 Jan 19, 6:45am -