New nanostructure for batteries keeps going and going
(Phys.org) -- For more than a decade, scientists have tried to improve lithium-based batteries by replacing the graphite in one terminal with silicon, which can store 10 times more charge. But after just a ...
ZSW engineers build lithium-ion battery able to last for 27 years
Scientists invent award winning 2-in-1 motor for electric cars
Scientists from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and German Aerospace Centre (DLR) have invented a 2-in-1 electric motor which increases the range of electric vehicles.
Molten-air battery's storage capacity among the highest of any battery type
Alcoa and Phinergy show electric car with aluminum-air battery
Scientists increase lithium-sulfur battery lifetime by a factor of 10
Tesla to demo quick-swap electric car batteries
Tesla Motors said Thursday it would demonstrate a way to quickly recharge electric cars by swapping drained batteries for fresh power cells.
Charging portable electronics in 10 minutes
Researchers at the University of California, Riverside Bourns College of Engineering have developed a three-dimensional, silicon-decorated, cone-shaped carbon-nanotube cluster architecture for lithium ion ...
Phinergy demonstrates aluminum-air battery capable of fueling an electric vehicle for 1000 miles
Sodium-air battery offers rechargeable advantages compared to Li-air batteries
Battery design gets boost from aligned carbon nanotubes
Researchers at North Carolina State University have created a new flexible nano-scaffold for rechargeable lithium ion batteries that could help make cell phone and electric car batteries last longer.
Sponge-like graphene makes promising supercapacitor electrodes
Highly integrated electric motor unifies powertrain components for an electric vehicle
German researchers present the prototype of an electric motor that may shape the future of electromobility: Small, light and efficient. The electric motor was created and constructed by the four German partners ...