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Stories about: Lithium-ion

Researchers Get First-Ever Glimpse Into the Inner Workings of a Lithium Metal Battery
Researchers Get First-Ever Glimpse Into the Inner Workings of a Lithium Metal Battery

9 Mar 2023, 15:09 UTC · By: Mircea Mazuru / Lithium metal batteries could be the batteries of the future, as they’re lighter and more energy-dense - researchers unlocked the next step in their development

 
The Big Boys Have a Grip on EV Batteries the Industry Cannot Break Free From
The Big Boys Have a Grip on EV Batteries the Industry Cannot Break Free From

3 Jan 2023, 03:57 UTC · By: Tim McKenzie / The relativity between China's dominance of the lithium industry and its control over the production of EV batteries is obvious, but not good

 
BMW Joins Hands With Innovative Battery Tech Company to Build Batteries at Home
BMW Joins Hands With Innovative Battery Tech Company to Build Batteries at Home

22 Dec 2022, 00:09 UTC · By: Tim McKenzie / BMW took another step towards shoring up its supply chain for battery technology with a new agreement with a innovative battery maker

 
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 · By: Otilia Drăgan / 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 · By: Alex Oagana / 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 · By: Sebastian Toma / 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 · By: Cristina Mircea / 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 · By: Daniel Patrascu / 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 · By: Alex Oagana / 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 · By: Alex Oagana / 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 · By: Vlad Radu / 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 · By: Daniel Patrascu / 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 · By: Daniel Patrascu / 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 · By: Daniel Patrascu / 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 · By: Daniel Patrascu / 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 · By: Vlad Mitrache / 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 · By: Vlad Mitrache / 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 · By: Vlad Mitrache / 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 · By: Vlad Mitrache / 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 · By: Sebastian Toma / 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