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  • newNew evidence of superconductivity at near room temperature
    Researchers have taken a major step toward reaching one of the most sought-after goals in physics: room temperature superconductivity.
    - 8 hours ago 15 Jan 19, 1:23pm -
  • newKeeping roads in good shape reduces greenhouse gas emissions

    Keeping roads in good shape reduces greenhouse gas emissions

    Keeping road pavement in good shape saves money and energy and reduces greenhouse gas emissions, more than offsetting pollution generated during road construction, according to a new study.
    - 12 hours ago 15 Jan 19, 9:44am -
  • newLight up logic: Engineers perform computational logic with light

    Light up logic: Engineers perform computational logic with light

    For the first time, researchers performed logic operations -- the basis of computation -- with a chemical device using electric fields and ultraviolet light. The device and the pioneering methods used open up research possibilities including low-powe…
    - 12 hours ago 15 Jan 19, 9:11am -
  • 5000 times faster than a computer

    5000 times faster than a computer

    The absorption of light in semiconductor crystals without inversion symmetry can generate electric currents. Researchers have now generated directed currents at terahertz (THz) frequencies, much higher than the clock rates of current electronics. The…
    - 2 days ago 14 Jan 19, 7:32am -
  • Technique identifies electricity-producing bacteria

    Technique identifies electricity-producing bacteria

    Engineers have developed a microfluidic technique that can quickly process small samples of bacteria and gauge a specific property that's highly correlated with bacteria's ability to produce electricity. They say that this property, known as polariza…
    - 4 days ago 11 Jan 19, 11:37am -
  • Making ammonia 'greener'

    Making ammonia 'greener'

    Researchers have come up with a new way to create ammonia from nitrogen and water at low temperature and low pressure. They've done it successfully so far in a laboratory without using hydrogen or the solid metal catalyst necessary in traditional pro…
    - 4 days ago 11 Jan 19, 11:37am -
  • A new way to measure solar panel degradation
    How does one inspect solar panels in real time, in a way that is both cost-effective and time-efficient? Researchers have now developed and improved statistical and machine learning-based alternatives to enable real-time inspection of solar panels. T…
    - 5 days ago 10 Jan 19, 11:17am -
  • Social and environmental costs of hydropower are underestimated, study shows
    Study shows that deforestation, loss of biodiversity and economic damage done to communities living near dams have not been factored into the cost of these projects. Large dams also ignore the effects of climate change.
    - 5 days ago 10 Jan 19, 11:17am -

Green Auto

Inside EV

  • newInfiniti QX Inspiration Electric SUV At NAIAS: Photos & Videos

    Infiniti QX Inspiration Electric SUV At NAIAS: Photos & Videos

    Infiniti is finally inspired to introduce electric cars Infiniti unveiled at the 2019 NAIAS its all-electric QX Inspiration concept, which shows us what to expect from future production models. The car was envisioned as long-range, dual motor all-w…
    - 7 hours ago 15 Jan 19, 2:20pm -
  • newBjorn Crowns Tesla Model 3 Efficiency King After High-Speed Test
    Also shows its superiority at the Supercharger Our favorite Norwegian electric vehicle YouTuber has just named the Tesla Model 3 the efficiency king. The coronation was made after Bjorn Nyland completed a couple more range tests in the Long Range D…
    - 8 hours ago 15 Jan 19, 1:14pm -
  • newFrench Plug-In Car Market Sets Second Consecutive Monthly Record

    French Plug-In Car Market Sets Second Consecutive Monthly Record

    3.4% of new passenger cars in France were electric in December December 2018 was an exceptionally strong month for plug-in electric car sales in France. The number of plug-in (passenger and commercial) registrations increased some 35% year-over-year…
    - 8 hours ago 15 Jan 19, 1:04pm -
  • newSo… About The Harley-Davidson LiveWire

    So… About The Harley-Davidson LiveWire

    There’s two things wrong with this scenario. It’s true: the RideApart team tends to poke fun at Harley-Davidson. I’m part of the younger audience Harley is trying to seduce and while I am sincerely rooting for them, so far I have been left uni…
    - 9 hours ago 15 Jan 19, 12:17pm -
  • newHyundai IONIQ Electric Now Available In More States

    Hyundai IONIQ Electric Now Available In More States

    Hyundai hints at expansion of plug-in car availability in the U.S. Hyundai IONIQ Electric was considered as one of the better all-electric models, especially in terms of its efficiency. Sadly, Hyundai wasn’t producing them enough for the world and…
    - 10 hours ago 15 Jan 19, 11:13am -
  • newCNET Says Tesla CEO Elon Musk Was “Disruptor Of The Year”
    It comes as no surprise that Tesla CEO Elon Musk rakes in the award, despite not showing up. Michigan is not a friendly place for Tesla, Elon Musk, or EVs in general. In fact, it’s not a friendly place for any new innovators, upcoming automotive co…
    - 11 hours ago 15 Jan 19, 10:20am -
  • newMercedes-Benz Delivers eCitaro Electric Bus To Cities In Germany
    More cities get their first eCitaro Mercedes-Benz recently delivered three all-electric eCitaro buses to Rhein-Neckar-Verkehr GmbH (rnv), which will operate them in Heidelberg’s historic city center and Mannheim’s new Franklin district. Those are…
    - 12 hours ago 15 Jan 19, 9:32am -
  • newWant A Baby Blue Tesla Model 3 Interior? Solution – Blue Jeans: Video

    Want A Baby Blue Tesla Model 3 Interior? Solution – Blue Jeans: Video

    It appears blue jeans are the answer if you want a Tesla Model 3 with light blue upholstery. All jokes aside, there are probably very few people that want a blue-tinted interior in their Tesla Model 3 (or Model S or Model X), especially considering…
    - 12 hours ago 15 Jan 19, 9:15am -

Battery Power Online

  • What the Fluoride-Ion Battery ‘Breakthrough’ Really Means
    January 14, 2019 | 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…
    - 2 days ago 14 Jan 19, 6:00am -
  • pH Matter Announces $1m Grant For Carbon, Silicon Anode
    Battery Power News | pH Matter today announced the initiation of a $1 million product development project funded by the U.S. Department of Energy for engineered materials for lithium ion battery anodes based on an engineered composite of carbon and s…
    - 7 days ago 8 Jan 19, 10:04am -
  • Solid Power Announces $20 Million In Series A Funding
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Louisville, Colo.-based Solid Power, a manufacturer of safe, high-energy, and cost competitive all solid-state batteries (ASSB) established in 2012, closed $20 million in a Series A investment round earlier this year. Investors i…
    - 30 days ago 17 Dec 18, 9:01am -
  • The Importance Of Leak-Tightness To The Capacity, Service Life Of EV Battery Cells
    BATTERY POWER INSIGHT | Leak testing plays a crucial role in the production of individual battery cells. Using Glass-to-Aluminum-Seal technology (GTAS), battery electrodes are sealed with specialty glass instead of conventional plastic seals to preve…
    - 33 days ago 14 Dec 18, 8:38am -
  • The End Of The Chevy Volt
    BATTERY POWER BRIEF | GM is retiring the Chevy Volt, its first electric car. The Volt factory in Detroit will be put on hold while the car-maker decides its next move. 
    - 36 days ago 10 Dec 18, 11:02am -
  • JCI, Toshiba Join To Create Hybrid Vehicle System
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Johnson Controls Power Solutions and Toshiba announced they will work together on developing low-voltage lithium ion batteries that will be paired with lead acid for use in hybrid vehicle applications.
    - 41 days ago 6 Dec 18, 7:51am -
  • Kokam Announces 40 MWh Projects In South Korea
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Kokam has announced two projects totaling 40 Megawatt hours (MWh) of photovoltaic (PV)-connected Energy Storage System (ESS) capacity in South Korea. These two projects, representing 12 MWh and 28 MWh of ESS capacity, will use Ko…
    - 49 days ago 28 Nov 18, 8:21am -

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

  • newGBatteries let you charge your car as quickly as visiting the pump

    GBatteries let you charge your car as quickly as visiting the pump

    A YC startup called GBatteries has come out of stealth with a bold claim: they can recharge an electric car as quickly as it takes to fill up a tank of gas. Created by aerospace engineer Kostya Khomutov, electrical engineers Alex Tkachenko and Nick S…
    - 9 hours ago 15 Jan 19, 12:41pm -
  • Geoengineering could solve our climate problems if anyone allowed it
    This weekend, I finished reading Oliver Morton’s The Planet Remade (thanks to reader Eliot Peper for recommending it). Morton has a multitude of goals with the book, but there were two I think are deeply valuable. First, geoengineering is a plausib…
    - 2 days ago 14 Jan 19, 8:06am -
  • Testing times for second wave scooter startups
    Investors are still pouring millions into scooter startups, albeit sometimes at flat valuations. At the same time a little cash is flowing the other way, in cases where cities have realized the importance of prioritizing the needs of the local envir…
    - 2 days ago 13 Jan 19, 10:00am -
  • Oil and gas giants Chevron and Occidental are backing tech to combat carbon emissions

    Oil and gas giants Chevron and Occidental are backing tech to combat carbon emissions

    Carbon Engineering, a Canadian company developing technology to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and process it for use in enhanced oil recovery or in the creation of new synthetic fuels, has locked in financing from two big industry backers…
    - 6 days ago 9 Jan 19, 5:43pm -
  • FloWater just raised $15 million to put bottled water out of business
    FloWater, an eight-year-old, Burlingame, Calif.-based company whose reusable water bottle refilling stations produce purified water, has raised $15 million in its first major round of funding. Bluewater, a Swedish company that sells water purifiers,…
    - 12 days ago 3 Jan 19, 6:14pm -
  • A look inside the Taipei 101 New Year’s Eve fireworks show as it goes green

    A look inside the Taipei 101 New Year’s Eve fireworks show as it goes green

    One of the tallest buildings in the world, Taipei 101’s New Year’s Eve fireworks have become an iconic celebration since the first show at the end of 2004. But despite being a major tourism draw, the fireworks haven’t been immune to criticism.…
    - 16 days ago 30 Dec 18, 7:56pm -
  • A new solar technology could be the next big boost for renewable energy
    Across the globe, a clutch of companies from Oxford, England to Redwood City, Calif. are working to commercialize a new solar technology that could further boost the adoption of renewable energy generation. Earlier this year, Oxford PV, a startup wor…
    - 20 days ago 26 Dec 18, 11:23am -
  • This project is mapping every solar panel in the country using machine learning

    This project is mapping every solar panel in the country using machine learning

    Renewable energy is the future, but at present no one is tracking just who's got solar panels on their roof, in their back yard, or a shared neighborhood installation. Fortunately, solar panels generally work best when exposed to the light. That make…
    - 27 days ago 19 Dec 18, 12:11pm -