Stanford researchers seek 'Holy Grail' in battery design
In a paper published in the journal Nature Nanotechnology, researchers at Stanford University report that they have taken a big step toward accomplishing what battery designers have been trying to do for decades - design a pure lithium anode.
Volvo Car Group Makes Conventional Batteries a Thing of the Past
Volvo Car Group has developed a revolutionary concept for lightweight structural energy storage components that could improve the energy usage of future electrified vehicles.
Tesla Model S Achieves Best Safety Rating of Any Car Ever Tested in the U.S.
Independent testing by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has awarded the Tesla Model S a 5-star safety rating, not just overall, but in every subcategory without exception.
Pure Electric BMW i3 Premieres in New York, London and Beijing
The BMW Group debuted the series version of its innovative electric vehicle, the BMW i3, simultaneously in New York, London and Beijing on Monday.
Smith Electric Vehicles to Open Manufacturing Facility In Chicago
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Smith Electric Vehicles announced today that Smith will open an electric vehicle manufacturing facility in Chicago, creating hundreds of direct and indirect jobs and boosting the already rapidly growing battery and electric vehicle sector in the City.
BMW and Toyota Partner to Develop Fuel Cells
We could all use a little more collaboration.
Tesla Motors Secretly Develops Solar Powered EV Charging Station Network
Constructed in secret, Tesla Motors revealed the locations of the first six Supercharger stations, which will allow the Model S to travel long distances with ultra fast charging throughout California, parts of Nevada and Arizona.
Quantum Demonstrates Plug-In Hybrid Electric F-150 Pick-Up Truck
Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies, today announced that it will demonstrate its clean, fuel efficient, Plug-In Hybrid Electric (PHEV) F-150 pickup truck to nation's leading fleets at the Hybrid Truck Users Forum (HTUF) Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina, September 17th-20th, 2012.
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