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Hyundai-Backed SES to Officially Launch Game-Changing EV Lithium-Metal Batteries
Hyundai-Backed SES to Officially Launch Game-Changing EV Lithium-Metal Batteries

26 Oct 2021, 09:50 UTC / This MIT spin-off is ready to become a battery supplier for some of the biggest EV makers, with a revolutionary battery that surpasses li-ion batteries

 
Mercedes-Benz Joining Stellantis in Battery Manufacturing Spells Bad News for Tesla
Mercedes-Benz Joining Stellantis in Battery Manufacturing Spells Bad News for Tesla

25 Sep 2021, 14:37 UTC / As another day passes, another blockbuster regarding the advent of electric vehicles around the world reaches the headlines

 
Are Hoverboads Safe? Lawyers Warn of Fire and Injury Risks
Are Hoverboads Safe? Lawyers Warn of Fire and Injury Risks

21 Aug 2021, 08:46 UTC / Almost 30,000 American children visited the hospital with hoverboard-related injuries in 2015 and 2016, lawyers note. Here is how to stay safe if you own one.

 
New Type of EV Battery Extends Range With Over 120 Miles on a Single Charge
New Type of EV Battery Extends Range With Over 120 Miles on a Single Charge

9 Aug 2021, 08:57 UTC / Lithium-ion batteries might be all the rage nowadays, but we can do better. The Japanese came up with a lithium sulfur battery that improves the range of EVs.

 
Working First-Gen Sodium-Ion Battery Unveiled by Tesla Supplier
Working First-Gen Sodium-Ion Battery Unveiled by Tesla Supplier

30 Jul 2021, 09:30 UTC / Chinese company Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL) previews its first sodium-ion battery, plans to make it from 2023

 
Lithium-Ion Batteries Deconstructed: Why They are Terrible in the Cold
Lithium-Ion Batteries Deconstructed: Why They are Terrible in the Cold

1 Jan 2021, 21:45 UTC / As the holiday season is currently underway, the weather is also getting a lot colder in most parts of the planet, and batteries don't really like it

 
The Perks of Driving an Electric Car in Winter
The Perks of Driving an Electric Car in Winter

26 Dec 2020, 17:05 UTC / You'd think operating an electric car should be easier than an ICE-powered one, but that is not always the case, depending on the season

 
Porsche’s Quest to Build the Perfect EV Battery
Porsche’s Quest to Build the Perfect EV Battery

19 Nov 2020, 17:19 UTC / The German carmaker released its first EV this year and its engineers are working hard to develop new technologies that will make their batteries more efficient

 
As Tesla Was Unveiling the Cybertruck, Nikola Announced a Revolutionary Battery
As Tesla Was Unveiling the Cybertruck, Nikola Announced a Revolutionary Battery

25 Nov 2019, 10:15 UTC / New Nikola battery supposed to double the range of electric cars while not adding a single gram to the weight of the vehicles

 
GM’s eBikes Are Called ARIV, Now Sell Only in Europe from 2,750 EUR
GM’s eBikes Are Called ARIV, Now Sell Only in Europe from 2,750 EUR

22 Feb 2019, 09:09 UTC / The ARIV lineup of ebikes will include two models at launch, the compact Meld and the folding Merge, both manufactured in North America

 
Volkswagen to Produce Solid-State Batteries with QuantumScape by 2025
Volkswagen to Produce Solid-State Batteries with QuantumScape by 2025

14 Sep 2018, 10:08 UTC / QuantumScape and Volkswagen establish new joint venture for the mass production of solid-state batteries from 2025 at the latest

 
Electric Vehicle Batteries from China Not on Trump’s Tariff List
Electric Vehicle Batteries from China Not on Trump’s Tariff List

4 Apr 2018, 07:37 UTC / U.S. published list of 45-pages with products that are to have an additional duty of 25 percent, China promises to retaliate

 
BMW Pledges Increased Transparency for Its Cobalt Sourcing
BMW Pledges Increased Transparency for Its Cobalt Sourcing

13 Feb 2018, 10:21 UTC / Sealing a steady supply of the materials needed for battery cell manufacturing is critical, but where they come from counts as well

 
Rechargeable Alkaline Batteries to Make a Comeback, EVs Could Benefit Too
Rechargeable Alkaline Batteries to Make a Comeback, EVs Could Benefit Too

10 Aug 2017, 16:06 UTC / The industry appears to be focused on Lithium-Ion technology at the moment, but just because we don't know, it doesn't mean it's not looking for alternatives

 
50 GWh Battery Factory to Begin Construction Next Year in Asia
50 GWh Battery Factory to Begin Construction Next Year in Asia

25 May 2017, 14:18 UTC / With battery demand increasing exponentially, we can expect to see more and more "Gigafactories" of all sorts popping up all over the world

 
Tesla's Demand and Production Plan Scare the Company's Suppliers
Tesla's Demand and Production Plan Scare the Company's Suppliers

1 Nov 2016, 10:21 UTC / At the end of the day, Tesla's ambitions regarding its production capabilities can be limited by its suppliers, so it needs to make sure that doesn't happen

 
Tesla Wants New Lithium Suppliers for Model 3 and Gigafactory's Batteries
Tesla Wants New Lithium Suppliers for Model 3 and Gigafactory's Batteries

15 Apr 2016, 13:43 UTC / The popularity of the Model 3 has made Tesla seek suppliers for components and materials to enable the build of their cars. Lithium suppliers are wanted

 
Nissan, NEC to Invest $1B in Lithium-Ion Battery Production
Nissan, NEC to Invest $1B in Lithium-Ion Battery Production

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Japanese automaker Nissan and NEC will invest approximately $1 billion in lithium-ion batteries production as part of the two companies' plan to get more involved into electric and hybrid cars ...

 
Daimler and Evonik Partner for Superior Lithium-Ion Car Battery
Daimler and Evonik Partner for Superior Lithium-Ion Car Battery

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / The Germans seem to be determined to make it big in almost every technology branch. In Stuttgart Daimler and Essen AG and Evonik Industries AG are creating a lithium-ion battery technology that the...

 
Chevy Volt to Be Powered by LG Chem Batteries
Chevy Volt to Be Powered by LG Chem Batteries

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Batteries for the 2010 Chevrolet Volt may be provided by South Korean company LG Chem, Reuters reported today, pointing that General Motors might confirm the deal in the next few weeks. Chevy Volt w...