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  • Finding the cause of capacity loss in a metal-oxide battery material
    Scientists studying a lithium-ion battery with an iron-oxide electrode as it charged and discharged over 100 cycles found that the loss is due to a buildup of lithium oxide and decomposition of the medium through which lithium ions flow.
    - 2 days ago 24 May 19, 8:35am -
  • Highly flexible high-energy textile lithium battery to cope with surging demand for wearable electronics
    Researchers have developed a highly flexible, high-energy textile lithium battery that offers more stable, durable and safe energy supply for wearable electronics with a myriad of applications, such as in healthcare monitoring, intelligent textiles,…
    - 2 days ago 24 May 19, 7:27am -
  • Charging into the future: novel rock salt for use in rechargeable magnesium batteries
    By synthesizing novel material for electrode that facilitates reversing of the chemistry of ions, a group of researchers combat the wasteful aspects of energy sources by laying an important foundation for the production of next-generation rechargeabl…
    - 4 days ago 22 May 19, 9:05am -
  • Creating high-capacity long-life batteries
    Engineers continually pioneer new ways to improve battery technology. Scientists recently developed a material which could significantly extend the life of batteries and afford them higher capacities as well.
    - 10 days ago 16 May 19, 5:23am -
  • New material could unlock potential for hydrogen powered vehicle revolution
    An international team of researchers has discovered a new material made from manganese hydride that would be used to make molecular sieves within fuel tanks - which store the hydrogen and work alongside fuel cells in a hydrogen powered 'system'. The…
    - 11 days ago 15 May 19, 5:54am -
  • New coating could have big implications for lithium batteries

    New coating could have big implications for lithium batteries

    Scientists have developed a new cathode coating by using an oxidative chemical vapor deposition technique. The new coating can keep a battery's cathode electrically and ionically conductive and ensures that the battery stays safe after many cycles.
    - 12 days ago 14 May 19, 11:32am -
  • A step for a promising new battery to store clean energy
    Researchers have built a more efficient, more reliable potassium-oxygen battery, a step toward a potential solution for energy storage on the nation's power grid and longer-lasting batteries in cell phones and laptops.
    - 13 days ago 13 May 19, 12:56pm -
  • Assessing battery performance: Compared to what?
    Researchers reviewed the literature on the various methods used around the world to characterize the performance of lithium-ion batteries to provide insight on best practices. Their results may one day lead to more reliably comparable methods for tes…
    - 17 days ago 9 May 19, 11:27am -

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  • Raw Materials and the Battery Market
    BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | Raw materials pricing and supply hugely impacts the battery market, and William Adams, head of battery research at Fastmarkets Research, argues that lithium and cobalt pricing is evolving, thanks—in part—to the downstream…
    - 4 days ago 22 May 19, 6:00am -
  • Argonne Team Develops New Cathode Coating
    BATTERY POWER BRIEF | Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory have developed a new cathode coating using an oxidative chemical vapor deposition technique. "Building a protective skin at both secondary and pri…
    - 10 days ago 16 May 19, 1:57pm -
  • Army Team Reports New Cathode Chemistry
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Researchers at the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command's Army Research Laboratory, the Army's corporate research laboratory known as ARL, and the University of Maryland have identified a new cathode chemistry. The w…
    - 13 days ago 13 May 19, 8:38am -
  • Case Study: Real World Battery Failure Prediction
    BATTERY POWER INSIGHTS | Batteries have been tested for performance for many years. The need for rigorous performance testing accelerated most rapidly in recent years due to technological innovation of mechanical, electrical, and chemical improvement…
    - 16 days ago 10 May 19, 7:38am -
  • Johnson Controls Power Solutions Relaunches As Clarios
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Johnson Controls Power Solutions relaunched this week as Clarios. The power solutions business of Johnson Controls was acquired by Brookfield Business Partners in November 2018 for $13.2 billion. The deal closed last month.
    - 23 days ago 3 May 19, 8:27am -
  • Columbia Group Stabilizes Solid Electrolytes With Boron Nitride Film
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Researchers from Columbia Engineering have announced a new method for safely prolonging battery life by inserting a nano-coating of boron nitride (BN) to stabilize solid electrolytes in lithium metal batteries.
    - 30 days ago 26 Apr 19, 8:43am -
  • Vertiv Introduces HPL Lithium-Ion Battery Cabinet
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Vertiv introduced the Vertiv HPL lithium-ion battery cabinet today, for use with larger capacity Vertiv uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems. It is the company's first battery management system. The cabinet is ready to u…
    - 32 days ago 24 Apr 19, 9:14am -

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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 -

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