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  • newNew fuel cell technology runs on solid carbon

    New fuel cell technology runs on solid carbon

    Advancements in a fuel cell technology powered by solid carbon could make electricity generation from coal and biomass cleaner and more efficient, according to a new article. Innovations in the anode, the electrolyte and the fuel allow the fuel cell…
    - 6 hours ago 22 Jan 18, 6:13am -
  • newMaking fuel cells for a fraction of the cost
    Researchers now describe the development of an inexpensive, efficient catalyst material for a type of fuel cell called a polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell, which turns the chemical energy of hydrogen into electricity and is among the most promis…
    - 6 hours ago 22 Jan 18, 6:13am -
  • Using crumpled graphene balls to make better batteries

    Using crumpled graphene balls to make better batteries

    The paper ball-like graphene particles stack into a porous scaffold to suppress filament growth of lithium metal that degrades the battery.
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 18, 11:26am -
  • Coupling experiments to theory to build a better battery

    Coupling experiments to theory to build a better battery

    Researchers has reported that a new lithium-sulfur battery component allows a doubling in capacity compared to a conventional lithium-sulfur battery, even after more than 100 charge cycles.
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 18, 7:08am -
  • Engineers invent tiny vision processing chip for ultra-small smart vision systems and IoT applications

    Engineers invent tiny vision processing chip for ultra-small smart vision systems and IoT applications

    Novel video feature extractor uses 20 times less power than existing chips and could reduce the size of untethered vision systems down to the millimeter range.
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 18, 5:39am -
  • Ultra-thin memory storage device paves way for more powerful computing
    A team of electrical engineers has developed the thinnest memory storage device with dense memory capacity, paving the way for faster, smaller and smarter computer chips for everything from consumer electronics to big data to brain-inspired computing…
    - 5 days ago 17 Jan 18, 8:49am -
  • Surprising discovery could lead to better batteries

    Surprising discovery could lead to better batteries

    Scientists have observed the concentration of lithium inside individual nanoparticles reverse at a certain point, instead of constantly increasing. This discovery is a major step toward improving the battery life of consumer electronics.
    - 10 days ago 12 Jan 18, 12:12pm -
  • A water-based, rechargeable battery

    A water-based, rechargeable battery

    In the quest to find safe, low-cost batteries for the future, eventually we have to ask ourselves a question: Why not simply use water as an electrolyte? Water is cheap, in abundant supply, doesn’t burn and can conduct ions. But it has one major dr…
    - 13 days ago 9 Jan 18, 6:17am -

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  • newVertiv Announces Expansion of Lithium-Ion UPS Line
    The Liebert EXM 480 V UPS, an expansion of Vertiv's lithium-ion uninterruptible power supply systems, is scalable and flexible with longer battery life, reduced size and weight and increased power density.
    - 7 hours ago 22 Jan 18, 4:47am -
  • newGS Yuasa Lithium Power Completes Qualification of a Scalable Lithium Ion Battery for Spacecraft
    GS Yuasa Lithium Power has introduced the MA190 battery module. The battery can be assembled with 6 to 12 LSE190 cells per module and connect cells in parallel and have completed qualification testing including shock and thermal vacuum.
    - 7 hours ago 22 Jan 18, 4:15am -
  • Coupling Experiments to Theory to Build a Better Battery
    Researchers at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory are working on a new component in lithium-sulfur batteries that could double the capacity, even after 100 charge cycles, important metrics for EV applications.
    - 3 days ago 19 Jan 18, 7:10am -
  • Using Crumpled Graphene Balls to Make Better Batteries
    Researchers from Northwester University are working on a lithium metal battery using graphene balls, which, in part, prevents dendrite growth.
    - 3 days ago 19 Jan 18, 4:23am -
  • January 2018
    2018 CEO Forecast with Patrick Trippel at Inventus Power Battery Manufacturing Meets the Digital Enterprise ITRI Showcases Technologies to Improve the Efficacy and Safety of Battery Systems Advanced Battery Management System Enables a Safer, Smarter…
    - 5 days ago 17 Jan 18, 11:31am -
  • Samsung SDI Unveils Innovative Battery Products
    Samsung has released several new advancements in batteries for EV applications, including a new line of batteries with increased energy density and a cell with "low height" for increase design flexibility.
    - 5 days ago 17 Jan 18, 4:44am -
  • Surprising Discovery Could Lead to Better Batteries
    A team lead by Brookhaven National Lab have made a discovery that could be a major step in improving li-ion batteries in consumer devices.
    - 7 days ago 15 Jan 18, 4:19am -

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

  • newNew fuel cell technology runs on solid carbon

    New fuel cell technology runs on solid carbon

    Advancements in a fuel cell technology powered by solid carbon could make electricity generation from coal and biomass cleaner and more efficient, according to a new article. Innovations in the anode, the electrolyte and the fuel allow the fuel cell…
    - 6 hours ago 22 Jan 18, 6:13am -
  • newMaking fuel cells for a fraction of the cost
    Researchers now describe the development of an inexpensive, efficient catalyst material for a type of fuel cell called a polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell, which turns the chemical energy of hydrogen into electricity and is among the most promis…
    - 6 hours ago 22 Jan 18, 6:13am -
  • Using crumpled graphene balls to make better batteries

    Using crumpled graphene balls to make better batteries

    The paper ball-like graphene particles stack into a porous scaffold to suppress filament growth of lithium metal that degrades the battery.
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 18, 11:26am -
  • Lifespan of fuel cells maximized using small amount of metals

    Lifespan of fuel cells maximized using small amount of metals

    Researchers have described a new technique to improve chemical stability of electrode materials which can extend the lifespan by employing a very little amount of metals. Using computational chemistry and experimental data, the team observed that loc…
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 18, 7:08am -
  • Ultrathin black phosphorus for solar-driven hydrogen economy

    Ultrathin black phosphorus for solar-driven hydrogen economy

    Researchers combined two different types of 2-D materials -- black phosphorus and bismuth vanadate -- to form a biologically inspired water-splitting catalyst. Normal sunlight could drive the reactions and careful design of the catalyst enabled the e…
    - 5 days ago 17 Jan 18, 7:26am -
  • New catalyst for hydrogen production is a step toward clean fuel
    A nanostructured composite material has shown impressive performance as a catalyst for the electrochemical splitting of water to produce hydrogen. An efficient, low-cost catalyst is essential for realizing the promise of hydrogen as a clean, environm…
    - 6 days ago 16 Jan 18, 10:13am -
  • Solar fuels: better efficiency using microwires

    Solar fuels: better efficiency using microwires

    Researchers have made significant efficiency improvements to the technology used to generate solar fuels. This involves the direct conversion of energy from sunlight into a usable fuel (in this case, hydrogen). Using only earth-abundant materials, th…
    - 7 days ago 15 Jan 18, 9:16am -
  • A water-based, rechargeable battery

    A water-based, rechargeable battery

    In the quest to find safe, low-cost batteries for the future, eventually we have to ask ourselves a question: Why not simply use water as an electrolyte? Water is cheap, in abundant supply, doesn’t burn and can conduct ions. But it has one major dr…
    - 13 days ago 9 Jan 18, 6:17am -

Power Electronics

Green Tech from Tech Crunch

  • Tesla’s Model 3 is coming to some of its East Coast showrooms

    Tesla’s Model 3 is coming to some of its East Coast showrooms

     Tesla is bringing its newest production vehicle to its showrooms in some East Coast locations for the first time, so that potential (and many actual) customers will be able to check it out in person. The carmaker will have Model 3 demo units on dis…
    - 3 days ago 19 Jan 18, 11:32am -
  • Peugeot plans 100 percent electrified vehicle lineup by 2025

    Peugeot plans 100 percent electrified vehicle lineup by 2025

     European automaker PSA Peugeot Citroen plans to offer electric and hybrid electric powertrain options for all of its vehicles by 2025, according to CEO Carlos Tavares. The chief executive also said that PSA will seek to re-enter the U.S. market, ac…
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 18, 5:54am -
  • Ferrari is planning an all-electric supercar

    Ferrari is planning an all-electric supercar

     Ferrari is going to going to build an EV that will aim to have no peer – including from the likes of Tesla. Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne said that its planning to both build its first electric supercar, and debut its first ever SUV, with t…
    - 6 days ago 16 Jan 18, 10:39am -
  • Here’s what it’s like to ride in Byton’s new Concept SUV

    Here’s what it’s like to ride in Byton’s new Concept SUV

     Byton’s electric concept car wowed at CES, and for good reason. The SUV has a lot of strong features, including a max range of 323 miles for the upgraded version, and a starting price of just $45,000. But the real jaw-dropping feature is a 49-inc…
    - 11 days ago 11 Jan 18, 4:04pm -
  • France probes Apple over iPhone planned obsolescence complaint

    France probes Apple over iPhone planned obsolescence complaint

     French authorities are investigating whether Apple deliberately slows down older iPhones in order to increase sales, AFP reports. Read More
    - 13 days ago 9 Jan 18, 1:49am -
  • Toyota’s mobility business shifts into high gear at CES

    Toyota’s mobility business shifts into high gear at CES

     Toyota took advantage of CES 2018 to signal a major shift in its business, becoming what company president Akio Toyoda termed a “mobility service company” during his keynote presentation. Toyota seems poised to embrace mobility services as a co…
    - 14 days ago 8 Jan 18, 10:41am -
  • VW taps Nvidia to build AI into its new electric microbus and beyond

    VW taps Nvidia to build AI into its new electric microbus and beyond

     Nvidia will power artificial intelligence technology built into its future vehicles, including the new I.D. Buzz, its all-electric retro-inspired camper van concept. The partnership between the two companies also extends to the future vehicles, and…
    - 15 days ago 7 Jan 18, 9:36pm -
  • Someone stole a piece of China’s new solar panel-paved road less than a week after it opened

    Someone stole a piece of China’s new solar panel-paved road less than a week after it opened

     Putting solar panels into our roads isn’t the craziest idea, but we may as well admit that it poses some unique challenges. For instance, people may want to walk away with pieces of it. That’s what happened in China, anyway, just five days afte…
    - 17 days ago 5 Jan 18, 4:24pm -