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Apr 21, 2016 02:30 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Nanowire electrodes were able to withstand 200,000 cycles over a period of three months. Continue reading →
Apr 8, 2016 05:20 AM ET
It's still early, but a recent paper describes a new battery design that could solve every problem we have with our much loathed lithium-ion batteries.
Dec 14, 2015 08:45 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
From walking robots to flying hoverboards, we revisit ten technology records established in 2015.
Nov 24, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Innovative renewable energy system could be a game-changer for remote communities. Continue reading →
Sep 30, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
New type of organic component could actually increase a battery's performance over time. Continue reading →
Sep 18, 2015 01:15 PM ET
Elon Mush, the near-superhero with all the big ideas, has just announced the creation of the Powerwall, a sleek energy storage unit for homes of the future.
Sep 15, 2015 02:14 PM ET // Renee Morad
Materials scientist Jay Whitacre is on a mission to change the way the world uses energy with his innovative, energy-efficient battery.
Aug 12, 2015 02:40 PM ET // Renee Morad
This new technology could enable EV drivers to travel longer distances without having to stop to charge their car.
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