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  • newRevolutionary method reveals impact of short circuits on battery safety

    Revolutionary method reveals impact of short circuits on battery safety

    How lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries behave under short-circuit conditions can now be examined using a new approach to help improve reliability and safety.
    - 5 hours ago 25 Apr 17, 7:25am -
  • Bright future for self-charging batteries
    Who hasn't lived through the frustrating experience of being without a phone after forgetting to recharge it? This could one day be a thing of the past thanks to technology under development.
    - 1 day ago 24 Apr 17, 8:08am -
  • Freezing lithium batteries may make them safer, bendable

    Freezing lithium batteries may make them safer, bendable

    A new method that could lead to lithium batteries that are safer, have longer battery life, and are bendable has now been developed, providing new possibilities such as flexible smartphones. His new technique uses ice-templating to control the struct…
    - 1 day ago 24 Apr 17, 7:16am -
  • New breakthrough in battery charging technology

    New breakthrough in battery charging technology

    A new study has introduced a new battery charging technology that uses light to charge batteries. This newly-developed power source is designed to work under sunlight and indoor lighting, allowing users to power their portable electronics anywhere wi…
    - 1 day ago 24 Apr 17, 7:12am -
  • Scientist's new approach may accelerate design of high-power batteries
    A model for designing novel materials used in electrical storage devices, such as car batteries and capacitors, has now been designed by researchers. This approach may dramatically accelerate discovery of new materials that provide cheap and efficien…
    - 4 days ago 21 Apr 17, 6:08am -
  • Making batteries from waste glass bottles

    Making batteries from waste glass bottles

    Researchers have used waste glass bottles and a low-cost chemical process to create nanosilicon anodes for high-performance lithium-ion batteries. The batteries will extend the range of electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, and prov…
    - 6 days ago 19 Apr 17, 8:24am -
  • Novel semiconductor nanofiber with superb charge conductivity developed

    Novel semiconductor nanofiber with superb charge conductivity developed

    A novel technology that embeds highly conductive nanostructure into semi-conductor nanofiber has now been developed by researchers. The novel composite so produced has superb charge conductivity, and can therefore be widely applied, especially in env…
    - 7 days ago 18 Apr 17, 8:45am -
  • IVs: Catching those nasty, leaky drips

    IVs: Catching those nasty, leaky drips

    A new adhesive sensor can save patients the discomfort and pain resulting from leaky intravenous drips, say developers of the new technology.
    - 7 days ago 18 Apr 17, 8:45am -

Energy Technology

Green Auto

Inside EV

  • newTesla Model X Towing Test – Video
    “Towing a big caravan around the country with an electric SUV is now a reality.” States the folks over at Australia’s Motoring.com website. We’ve seen the Model X tow before and have even posted some highly detailed towing graphics that show…
    - 20 mins ago 25 Apr 17, 12:05pm -
  • newGutted Tesla Model S P100D Takes On Drag Cars – Video
    Tesla Racing Channel shows up to Farmington Dragway with a Model S P100D with aluminum front seats, and no rear seats, to take part in some drag racing. The driver explains that the Tesla is a bit too fast for the 7.00 Index, which isn’t necessari…
    - 2 hours ago 25 Apr 17, 10:03am -
  • newHyundai Tucson Fuel Cell SUV Drivers Crack Past 2 Million Miles Driven
    Hyundai celebrated Earth Day 2017 with a well crafted PR event by announcing its Tucson Fuel Cell‘s milestone of achieving more than two million miles on the roads and highways of both Southern and Northern California. The South Korean company t…
    - 3 hours ago 25 Apr 17, 9:00am -
  • newFisker EMotion To Be Fully Unveiled August 17 – New Images
    Though we already had some early information on Henrik Fisker’s new Fisker EMotion, now a formal unveiling is on the calendar for August 17, 2017. Henrik Fisker is a well-known name when it comes to automotive design, but his most recent electric c…
    - 4 hours ago 25 Apr 17, 8:04am -
  • newChevrolet Bolt Owners Have Driven 4.5 Million Miles And Counting
    Over 4.5 million miles driven by the 3,492 Chevrolet Bolt owners in the U.S. works out to an average of 1,309 miles per Bolt. General Motors has just released some nifty stats on the 3,492 Chevrolet Bolts on U.S. roads. According to GM: “Chevrolet…
    - 5 hours ago 25 Apr 17, 7:26am -
  • new2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid Test Drive Review
    2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Review: Now Available In Eco-Chic Caddy’s sleek upmarket offering goes green. – Los Angeles, California The top end of the luxury segment is increasingly flush with more efficient hybrid options, and Cadillac is joining…
    - 5 hours ago 25 Apr 17, 7:09am -
  • newWaymo Orders 500 More Chrysler Pacifica Hybrids For Free Rides
    Wanna be Google’s guinea pig? Late last year, Fiat Chrysler Automobile sent 100 specially designed Pacifica Hybrids to Waymo (the company built out of Google’s self-driving car test project). Today, we learn that Waymo wants 500 more of these aut…
    - 6 hours ago 25 Apr 17, 6:22am -
  • newOpel Ampera-E: The Most Extensive Review You Will Ever See – Video
    Buckle up!  Because one of the first Opel Ampera-e electric vehicles has been put through its paces by Autogefühl in Oslo, Norway. As always, the media outfit goes to great lengths (40+ mins) to detail the offering; including an extensive exteri…
    - 7 hours ago 25 Apr 17, 5:30am -

Battery Power Online

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.Co…
- 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. En…
- 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 Stingra…
- 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 Mo…
- 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.Continu…
- 3 Nov 15, 8:30am -

Fuel Cell

  • newA more than 100% quantum step toward producing hydrogen fuel
    Efforts to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels are advancing on various significant fronts. Initiatives include research focused on more efficient production of gaseous hydrogen fuel by using solar energy to break water down into components of hydr…
    - 3 hours ago 25 Apr 17, 9:42am -
  • newIn-flight, on-demand hydrogen production could mean 'greener' aircraft
    Technion researchers have a developed safe and efficient way to produce hydrogen on board a plane in flight. Using aluminum particles and (fresh or waste), the technology could one day help meet in-flight energy needs on commercial aircraft.
    - 22 hours ago 24 Apr 17, 2:22pm -
  • Bright future for self-charging batteries
    Who hasn't lived through the frustrating experience of being without a phone after forgetting to recharge it? This could one day be a thing of the past thanks to technology under development.
    - 1 day ago 24 Apr 17, 8:08am -
  • Freezing lithium batteries may make them safer, bendable

    Freezing lithium batteries may make them safer, bendable

    A new method that could lead to lithium batteries that are safer, have longer battery life, and are bendable has now been developed, providing new possibilities such as flexible smartphones. His new technique uses ice-templating to control the struct…
    - 1 day ago 24 Apr 17, 7:16am -
  • New method to create the next fuel-efficient renewable energy developed

    New method to create the next fuel-efficient renewable energy developed

    The fossil fuel fight goes on for scientists as they develop a new method for creating reversible hydrogen storage based on methanol, with no carbon emissions, in the last major paper co-authored by USC's first Nobel laureate, the late George Olah.
    - 6 days ago 19 Apr 17, 9:20am -
  • Making batteries from waste glass bottles

    Making batteries from waste glass bottles

    Researchers have used waste glass bottles and a low-cost chemical process to create nanosilicon anodes for high-performance lithium-ion batteries. The batteries will extend the range of electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, and prov…
    - 6 days ago 19 Apr 17, 8:24am -
  • New world record for solar hydrogen production
    Scientists have recaptured the record for highest efficiency in solar hydrogen production via a photoelectrochemical (PEC) water-splitting process.
    - 7 days ago 18 Apr 17, 8:14am -
  • Better than nature: Artificial biofilm increases energy production in microbial fuel cells

    Better than nature: Artificial biofilm increases energy production in microbial fuel cells

    Microbial fuel cells exploit the metabolism of bacteria in order to generate electricity. A new type of biofilm could soon make this relatively young technology considerably more effective, more stable, and easier to use. A research team has succeede…
    - 13 days ago 12 Apr 17, 8:11am -

Power Electronics

Green Tech from Tech Crunch

  • newWatch Uber’s Elevate electric VTOL summit live right here

    Watch Uber’s Elevate electric VTOL summit live right here

     Uber’s Elevate summit, which brings together experts in the vertical take-off and landing industry, is happening in Dallas, Texas starting today and continuing through tomorrow. The conference includes a number of sessions, with participation fro…
    - 4 hours ago 25 Apr 17, 8:15am -
  • Tesla to double its Supercharger network in 2017, topping 10K chargers globally

    Tesla to double its Supercharger network in 2017, topping 10K chargers globally

     Tesla is getting ready to produce the Model 3 at volumes unprecedented for the company, but it hasn’t forgotten about that other key ingredient in the electric vehicle mix – charging infrastructure. The automaker announced today that while it b…
    - 1 day ago 24 Apr 17, 9:00am -
  • Planet enlists machine learning experts to parse a treasure trove of Amazon basin data

    Planet enlists machine learning experts to parse a treasure trove of Amazon basin data

     Planet, the satellite imaging company that operate the largest commercial Earth imaging constellation in existence, is hosting a new data science competition on the Kaggle platform, with the specific aim of developing machine learning techniques ar…
    - 5 days ago 20 Apr 17, 10:20am -
  • Nature Conservancy gives forest management a digital makeover

    Nature Conservancy gives forest management a digital makeover

     Keeping a forest healthy often means deciding what to do tree by tree and acre by acre. That’s easy enough with a square mile of it, but what about a thousand? The Nature Conservancy is working on tools that will make it easy for park services, f…
    - 6 days ago 19 Apr 17, 1:18pm -
  • Volkswagen’s I.D. CROZZ electric concept aims for 2020 production

    Volkswagen’s I.D. CROZZ electric concept aims for 2020 production

     Electric production vehicles may be relatively rare, but electric concepts abound, and most of them are targeting 2020 for a rough production date, as is the Volkswagen I.D. CROZZ, an all-electric design whose name I hope dies in a horrible fire be…
    - 7 days ago 18 Apr 17, 12:57pm -
  • Audi’s latest concept is a new all-electric Tesla Model X competitor

    Audi’s latest concept is a new all-electric Tesla Model X competitor

     Audi’s newest electric vehicle is a crossover SUV with a 4.5-second 0-60mph time, and an impressive range of around 300 miles when its 95kWh battery is topped up. The Audi e-tron Sportback is set for production starting in 2019, and it’s part o…
    - 7 days ago 18 Apr 17, 12:17pm -
  • Tesla will reveal the final production Model 3 in July

    Tesla will reveal the final production Model 3 in July

     Tesla is going to show Tesla 3 buyers what their call will officially look like in July, Elon Musk revealed on Twitter on Thursday. The Model 3’s first unveiling took place in April of 2016, where it said cameras weren’t allowed (unless they we…
    - 12 days ago 13 Apr 17, 12:17pm -
  • Tesla to reveal a pickup truck within two years, and final Model 3 design in July

    Tesla to reveal a pickup truck within two years, and final Model 3 design in July

     Tesla plans to show off an electric pickup truck sometime within the next two years, the company’s CEO Elon Musk said on Twitter today. The pickup was teased originally when Musk revealed the second part of his “master plan” for Tesla, which…
    - 12 days ago 13 Apr 17, 11:09am -