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  • newNew report deepens understanding of wind-wildlife interactions
    An increase in the generation of wind energy is a key component of the U.S. strategy to reduce carbon emissions from the power sector. Approximately 97 gigawatts of wind energy production capacity are currently installed in the U.S., and in 2018, win…
    - 12 hours ago 23 Sep 19, 11:08am -
  • newA new way to turn heat into useful energy

    A new way to turn heat into useful energy

    Scientists have figured out how to capture heat and turn it into electricity. The discovery could create more efficient energy generation from heat in things like car exhaust, interplanetary space probes and industrial processes.
    - 15 hours ago 23 Sep 19, 8:12am -
  • How to predict crucial plasma pressure in future fusion facilities
    Feature describes improved model for forecasting the crucial balance of pressure at the edge of a fusion plasma.
    - 4 days ago 20 Sep 19, 9:46am -
  • Water may be scarce for new power plants in Asia
    Climate change and over-tapped waterways could leave developing parts of Asia without enough water to cool power plants in the near future, new research indicates. The study found that existing and planned power plants that burn coal for energy could…
    - 4 days ago 20 Sep 19, 9:46am -
  • The best of two worlds: Magnetism and Weyl semimetals

    The best of two worlds: Magnetism and Weyl semimetals

    Imagine a world in which electricity could flow through the grid without any losses or where all the data in the world could be stored in the cloud without the need for power stations. This seems unimaginable, but a path towards such a dream has open…
    - 4 days ago 20 Sep 19, 8:13am -
  • Electric tech could help reverse baldness

    Electric tech could help reverse baldness

    Reversing baldness could someday be as easy as wearing a hat, thanks to a noninvasive, low-cost hair-growth-stimulating technology.
    - 4 days ago 19 Sep 19, 1:53pm -
  • Even short-lived solar panels can be economically viable
    A new study shows that, contrary to widespread belief within the solar power industry, new kinds of solar cells and panels don't necessarily have to last for 25 to 30 years in order to be economically viable in today's market.
    - 5 days ago 19 Sep 19, 8:48am -
  • Lighting the path to renewable energy
    Scientists have developed a novel, standardized way of quantifying and comparing these variations in solar power. The new study may help guide the development and performance of solar photovoltaic farms -- systems that harness the sun's energy and co…
    - 5 days ago 19 Sep 19, 6:39am -

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  • newTesla May Soon Have a Battery That Can Last a Million Miles
    BATTERY POWER BRIEF | Elon Musk promised Tesla would soon have a million-mile battery, more than double what drivers can expect today. A new paper suggests he wasn't exaggerating.
    - 12 hours ago 23 Sep 19, 10:51am -
  • newLithium Ion Batteries and the Future of Grid-Scale Energy Storage 
    BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | Roger Lin believes batteries—particularly lithium ion—may hold the power to salvage our electrical grid. Lin, who is the Vice President of Marketing at NEC Energy Solutions, recently spoke with Battery Power Online a…
    - 14 hours ago 23 Sep 19, 8:49am -
  • Thermal Runaway: Understanding the Fundamentals to Ensure Safer Batteries
    BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | Lithium-ion battery thermal runaway occurs when a cell, or area within the cell, achieves elevated temperatures due to thermal failure, mechanical failure, internal/external short circuiting, and electrochemical abuse. Willia…
    - 5 days ago 19 Sep 19, 6:49am -
  • Ironing Out the Technical Details of Fe-ion Batteries
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Recently, a group of physics researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras in Chennai, India, have proposed and filed a patent on a new multivalent-ion battery based on iron. The basic idea is that iron ions, rather…
    - 8 days ago 16 Sep 19, 6:00am -
  • Lithium-ion Batteries: “Rare Earth” vs Supply Chain Availability
    BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | There are recurring fears about running out of lithium, something that is keeping investors who anxiously eyeball emerging sectors like energy storage, on the sidelines. Part of this misconception is due to the freewheeling u…
    - 12 days ago 12 Sep 19, 7:10am -
  • Lithium Werks Acquires LiiON
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Lithium Werks has acquired LiiON, an energy storage system integrator. The acquisition strengthens Lithium Werks’ presence in the US, and will extends its reach in Europe and Asia. The LiiON brand will be retained and its manag…
    - 14 days ago 10 Sep 19, 6:19am -
  • Researching A Green, Solid-State Future
    BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | The future of batteries will be solid-state—at least that’s the belief of Dr. Alla Smirnova, Professor at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology and Director of the newly-established Center for Green Solid State…
    - 15 days ago 9 Sep 19, 8:43am -

Car Envy

Nissan Vmotion 2.0 concept hints at future sedan and autonomy plans
Filed under:Detroit Auto Show,Nissan,Concept Cars,Beauty Roll,Videos,Original Video,sedanNissan reveals the Vmotion 2.0 concept at the 2017 Detroit Auto Show, showcasing the future of the automaker's sedan design and Intell…
- 9 Jan 17, 8:30am -
Star Wars Stormtrooper Dodge Charger Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Dodge,Beauty Roll,Videos,Original VideoNo 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 Cha…
- 18 Dec 15, 9:56am -
2016 Chevrolet Volt Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Chevrolet,Hatchback,Electric,Hybrid,Beauty Roll,Videos,Original VideoNo 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 Chev…
- 12 Nov 15, 2:00pm -
2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Chevrolet,Coupe,Performance,Beauty Roll,Videos,Original VideoNo 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 Co…
- 9 Nov 15, 4:15pm -
2016 Tesla Model S P90D Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Green,Tesla,Electric,Luxury,Performance,Beauty Roll,Videos,Original Video,sedanNo 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…
- 6 Nov 15, 12:01pm -
2016 Hyundai Sonata Sport 2.0T Beauty Roll
Filed under:Hyundai,Beauty Roll,Videos,Original Video,sedanNo 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.…
- 3 Nov 15, 8:30am -

Fuel Cell

  • Platinum-graphene fuel cell catalysts show superior stability over bulk platinum
    Films of platinum only two atoms thick supported by graphene could enable fuel cell catalysts with unprecedented catalytic activity and longevity, according to a new study.
    - 5 days ago 18 Sep 19, 1:16pm -
  • Brain-computer interfaces without the mess
    It sounds like science fiction: controlling electronic devices with brain waves. But researchers have developed a new type of electroencephalogram (EEG) electrode that can do just that, without the sticky gel required for conventional electrodes. Eve…
    - 6 days ago 18 Sep 19, 8:24am -
  • New lithium battery design could mean lighter, safer batteries for Soldiers
    Less expensive, lighter and safer batteries are a vital need for warfighters; a new project may offer a solution. Researchers have developed a promising new cathode and electrolyte system that replaces expensive metals and traditional liquid electrol…
    - 6 days ago 18 Sep 19, 7:02am -
  • Measuring ethanol's deadly twin
    Researchers have developed an inexpensive, handheld measuring device that can distinguish between methanol and potable alcohol. It offers a simple, quick method of detecting adulterated or contaminated alcoholic beverages and is able to diagnose meth…
    - 8 days ago 16 Sep 19, 8:06am -
  • New route to carbon-neutral fuels from carbon dioxide

    New route to carbon-neutral fuels from carbon dioxide

    A new way to convert carbon dioxide into the building block for sustainable liquid fuels was very efficient in tests and did not have the reaction that destroys the conventional device.
    - 8 days ago 16 Sep 19, 8:06am -
  • Gem-like nanoparticles of precious metals shine as catalysts
    Researchers have developed a new method for making highly desirable catalysts from metal nanoparticles that could lead to better fuel cells, among other applications. The researchers also discovered the method can take spent catalysts and recycle the…
    - 11 days ago 12 Sep 19, 11:17am -
  • Stretchy plastic electrolytes could enable new lithium-ion battery design
    Researchers have developed a promising new cathode and electrolyte system that replaces expensive metals and traditional liquid electrolyte with lower cost transition metal fluorides and a solid polymer electrolyte.
    - 14 days ago 9 Sep 19, 2:07pm -
  • Nanoparticles in lithium-sulphur batteries detected with neutron experiment
    A team has for the first time precisely analyed how nanoparticles of lithium sulphide and sulphur precipitate onto battery electrodes during the course of the charging cycle. The results can help increase the service life of lithium-sulphur batteries…
    - 18 days ago 6 Sep 19, 6:28am -

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