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Naked Capitalism
Could a Lithium Shortage De-Rail the Electric Car Boom?miners hustling to explore and tap into new reserves. This, as the carmaker pr
Could a Lithium Shortage De-Rail the Electric Car Boom?
Naked Capitalism / Posted 5 hours ago
miners hustling to explore and tap into new reserves. This, as the carmaker proudly notes, is more than the global total lithium ion battery production for 2013. That’s a pretty impressive rate of demand growth over just three years—but this... Read more
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The Auto Channel
2017 Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid Makes West Coast Debut at AltCar Expoto the public. The new Optima Plug-in Hybrid gets 29 miles of All-Electric Ran
2017 Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid Makes West Coast Debut at AltCar Expo
The Auto Channel / Posted 14 hours ago
to the public. The new Optima Plug-in Hybrid gets 29 miles of All-Electric Range. Powered by a state-of-the-art 9.8kWh lithium ion battery and an efficient 2.0L GDI 4-cylinder engine, the Optima Plug-in Hybrid also offers state-of-the-art... Read more
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Fortune
Why Tesla's New Battery Pack Is ImportantTesla Motors announced a breakthrough on Tuesday that was the stuff of energy n
Why Tesla's New Battery Pack Is Important
Fortune / Posted 19 hours ago
Tesla Motors announced a breakthrough on Tuesday that was the stuff of energy nerds: a new battery pack for its performance cars that packed more energy into it. The not-so-geeky result of that new 100 kilowatt-hour battery pack are cars that can... Read more
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PhysOrg
Development of silicon-metal composite material for high-capacity lithium-ion rechargeable batteriesby regulating the composition of Si and metal elements in the Si-based nanostru
Development of silicon-metal composite material for high-capacity lithium-ion rechargeable batteries
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
by regulating the composition of Si and metal elements in the Si-based nanostructure. More information: Naoki Fukata et al. Lithium ion battery anodes using Si-Fe based nanocomposite structures, Nano Energy (2016). DOI: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2016.0... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Tesla P100D Ludicrous: 315-mile range or 0-60 in 2.5 seconds. Choose one.unveiled the world’s third-fastest car, the Tesla Model S P100D with Ludicrous
Tesla P100D Ludicrous: 315-mile range or 0-60 in 2.5 seconds. Choose one.
ExtremeTech / Posted yesterday
unveiled the world’s third-fastest car, the Tesla Model S P100D with Ludicrous mode. The P100D has a 100 kilowatt hour lithium ion battery; Tesla’s previous top battery measured 90 kWh. The P100D clocks 2.5 seconds 0-60 mph, will cost a minimum... Read more
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Business Standard India
'Internal waterways will be a game changer'transport on electric is our future. Therefore, the first priority is to waterw
'Internal waterways will be a game changer'
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
transport on electric is our future. Therefore, the first priority is to waterways, second to railways and third to roads. Lithium ion battery will be produced in the country, which will totally transform the transport sector. I agree that the road... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Road Beat: Prius 4 mpg off the chartsPhotos/Larry Weitzman By Larry Weitzman First introduced to the United States
Road Beat: Prius 4 mpg off the charts
Lake Tahoe News / Posted yesterday
Photos/Larry Weitzman By Larry Weitzman First introduced to the United States in 1999 and now in a new fourth generation, the first hybrid and still leading hybrid, is the Toyota Prius. Except for the front end, the new Prius is almost... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers invent novel materials for better batteriesJun Li, professor of chemistry at Kansas State University, holds a patented lit
Researchers invent novel materials for better batteries
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Jun Li, professor of chemistry at Kansas State University, holds a patented lithium-ion battery anode, which he invented with Steven Klankowski, doctoral graduate, and Ronald A. Rojeski, of Catalyst Power Technologies Inc. Inventors at Kansas State... Read more
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CNET
2016 Volvo XC90: The beginning of an all-new Volvoto 17 miles of pure electric range will no doubt help to inflate the XC90's cit
2016 Volvo XC90: The beginning of an all-new Volvo
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
to 17 miles of pure electric range will no doubt help to inflate the XC90's city mpg rating. Volvo states that the 9.3kWh lithium ion battery can be plugged in and recharged in about 3 hours at a 22oV fast-charging station. The plug-in hybrid... Read more
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PR.com
Smart Lithium-Ion Battery System by Lithium Boost Technologies to Enhance Performance of GEM 48V-72V Low-Speed Electric Vehicles Lithium Boost announces the successful installation of its innovative lithium
Smart Lithium-Ion Battery System by Lithium Boost Technologies to Enhance Performance of GEM 48V-72V Low-Speed Electric Vehicles
PR.com / Posted 2 days ago
Lithium Boost announces the successful installation of its innovative lithium-ion battery solution in golf carts... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
The Race to Cheaper Electric Cars Through Lithium-Ion BatteriesMusk, Tesla’s CEO, believes the Gigafactory is vital for the future of Tesla. ‘
The Race to Cheaper Electric Cars Through Lithium-Ion Batteries
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 2 days ago
Musk, Tesla’s CEO, believes the Gigafactory is vital for the future of Tesla. ‘It is not just gonna be the biggest lithium ion battery factory in the world, but it will actually be bigger than the sum of all lithium ion factories in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Waterways is game changer, mass rapid transport on electric to be India's future(based) on electric is our future. Therefore, first priority is to waterways, s
Waterways is game changer, mass rapid transport on electric to be India's future
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
(based) on electric is our future. Therefore, first priority is to waterways, second to railways and third to roads. Lithium ion battery will be produced in the country which will totally transform the transport sector. I do agree that the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Should you charge your phone overnight?like you, feel free to charge every night, and as often as you like in between.
Should you charge your phone overnight?
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
like you, feel free to charge every night, and as often as you like in between. But frequent charging takes a toll on the lithium-ion batteries in our phones. And it's not because they can be overcharged, said Edo Campos, a spokesman for Anker,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Should you charge your phone overnight?like you, feel free to charge every night, and as often as you like in between.
Should you charge your phone overnight?
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
like you, feel free to charge every night, and as often as you like in between. But frequent charging takes a toll on the lithium-ion batteries in our phones. And it’s not because they can be overcharged, said Edo Campos, a spokesman for Anker,... Read more
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NBC San Diego
SDG&E Gets OK to Build Energy Storage Projects in Escondido and El CajonState regulators have signed off on San Diego Gas & Electric’s proposal to buil
SDG&E Gets OK to Build Energy Storage Projects in Escondido and El Cajon
NBC San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
State regulators have signed off on San Diego Gas & Electric’s proposal to build lithium-ion battery projects in Escondido and El Cajon capable of storing a combined 37.5 megawatts of energy. The California Public Utilities Commission’s approval... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Lithium Technology: These 3 Lithium Companies Have Triple-Digit UpsideThe Best Lithium Companies for 2017… and Beyond Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)
Lithium Technology: These 3 Lithium Companies Have Triple-Digit Upside
Profit Confidential / Posted 3 days ago
The Best Lithium Companies for 2017… and Beyond Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is building a $5.0-billion “Gigafactory” in Nevada to make lithium-ion battery packs for its current production line of cars, its newly announced “Model 3” sedan, and its... Read more
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CNBC
Should you charge your phone overnight?charger, or a trustworthy off-brand charger, should be negligible. But the act
Should you charge your phone overnight?
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
charger, or a trustworthy off-brand charger, should be negligible. But the act of charging is itself bad for your phone's battery. Most phones make use of a technology that allows their batteries to accept more current faster. Hatem Zeine, the... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Lightspeed Aviation Upgrades Tango Wireless Av-Headsetpanel interface units can be retrofitted with the new charging feature for $40,
Lightspeed Aviation Upgrades Tango Wireless Av-Headset
The Aero-News Network / Posted 3 days ago
panel interface units can be retrofitted with the new charging feature for $40, which includes a free (second) Tango lithium ion battery and free return shipping. Tango headsets can also be retrofitted with a ew easy access port for $30 —... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Red Cross volunteer team installs free smoke detectorsprogram to new board member Michele Hoffmeister, who was accompanying them - an
Red Cross volunteer team installs free smoke detectors
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 4 days ago
program to new board member Michele Hoffmeister, who was accompanying them - and in the less than five minutes of conversation, Alfred had already reached out to a neighbor, squeezing in the unexpected visit before the team was to be at a housing... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Baker Aviation, IEP Expand Custom Fire Containment SafetyHas Developed A New Military Drone Battery Solution Baker Aviation, in affilia
Baker Aviation, IEP Expand Custom Fire Containment Safety
The Aero-News Network / Posted 4 days ago
Has Developed A New Military Drone Battery Solution Baker Aviation, in affiliation with Industrial Energy Products (IEP) has developed a drone battery containment kit for the military. “This is another example of the tailored containment solutions... Read more
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Salem News
Red Cross’s Save-A-Life campaign providing free smoke detectorsexplaining the program to accompanying new board member Michele Hoffmeister - a
Red Cross’s Save-A-Life campaign providing free smoke detectors
Salem News / Posted 4 days ago
explaining the program to accompanying new board member Michele Hoffmeister - and in the less than five minutes of conversation, Alfred had already reached out to a neighbor, squeezing in the unexpected visit before the team was to be at a housing... Read more
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Mashable
New battery tech could double smartphone battery life by 2017two-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that sti
New battery tech could double smartphone battery life by 2017
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
two-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that still lasts the same amount of time, as a lithium ion battery. Or we can make a battery the same size as a lithium-ion battery, but now it will last twice as long,” Hu... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Of hype and true potentialtwo-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that sti
Of hype and true potential
techcentral.ie / Posted 5 days ago
two-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that still lasts the same amount of time, as a lithium ion battery,” Qichao Hu, SolidEnergy According to Gartner, machine learning is at the peak of the curve, and is only... Read more
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Daily Mail
The battery that could DOUBLE your phone's lifetwo-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that sti
The battery that could DOUBLE your phone's life
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
two-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that still lasts the same amount of time, as a lithium ion battery. 'Or we can make a battery the same size as a lithium ion battery, but now it will last twice as... Read more
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Market Watch
10 things that make the Tesla a great carmuch about what these cars have as it is about how they are built and, believe
10 things that make the Tesla a great car
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
much about what these cars have as it is about how they are built and, believe it or not, what they don’t have. The foundation of that difference is that Teslas — the Model S sport sedan, the Model X crossover and the coming Model 3 family sedan —... Read more
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International Business Times
'Holy Grail' battery breakthrough doubles life of smartphones and electric carstwo-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that sti
'Holy Grail' battery breakthrough doubles life of smartphones and electric cars
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
two-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that still lasts the same amount of time, as a lithium ion battery," he told MIT News. "Or we can make a battery the same size as a lithium-ion battery, but now it will... Read more
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News.com.au
New batteries will keep your phone in the green twice as longtwo-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that sti
New batteries will keep your phone in the green twice as long
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
two-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that still lasts the same amount of time, as a lithium ion battery,” he said. “Or we can make a battery the same size as a lithium ion battery, but now it will last twice... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Breakthrough results in batteries half the size with the same amount of powertwo-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that sti
Breakthrough results in batteries half the size with the same amount of power
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
two-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that still lasts the same amount of time, as a lithium ion battery", co-inventor and CEO Qichao Hu told MIT News. "Or, we can make a battery the same size as a lithium ion... Read more
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WA Today
Breakthrough results in batteries half the size with the same amount of powertwo-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that sti
Breakthrough results in batteries half the size with the same amount of power
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
two-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that still lasts the same amount of time, as a lithium ion battery", co-inventor and CEO Qichao Hu told MIT News. "Or, we can make a battery the same size as a lithium ion... Read more
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The Age
Breakthrough results in batteries half the size with the same amount of powertwo-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that sti
Breakthrough results in batteries half the size with the same amount of power
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
two-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that still lasts the same amount of time, as a lithium ion battery", co-inventor and CEO Qichao Hu told MIT News. "Or, we can make a battery the same size as a lithium ion... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Breakthrough results in batteries half the size with the same amount of powertwo-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that sti
Breakthrough results in batteries half the size with the same amount of power
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
two-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that still lasts the same amount of time, as a lithium ion battery", co-inventor and CEO Qichao Hu told MIT News. "Or, we can make a battery the same size as a lithium ion... Read more
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Canberra Times
Breakthrough results in batteries half the size with the same amount of powertwo-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that sti
Breakthrough results in batteries half the size with the same amount of power
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
two-times the energy density, we can make a battery half the size, but that still lasts the same amount of time, as a lithium ion battery", co-inventor and CEO Qichao Hu told MIT News. "Or, we can make a battery the same size as a lithium ion... Read more
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CNET
Maybach concept boasts 738 electric horsepower and over 18 feet of luxuryshape, with a split rear window. For its modern twist, the Vision Mercedes-May
Maybach concept boasts 738 electric horsepower and over 18 feet of luxury
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
shape, with a split rear window. For its modern twist, the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 integrates an 80-kilowatt-hour lithium ion battery packed in the car's floor. The details Mercedes-Maybach provides for the electric drivetrain show a... Read more
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The Auto Channel
For Lotus, Again, Light is Right · New Carbon Pack, Lithium Ion battery and titanium exhaust options · Lightw
For Lotus, Again, Light is Right
The Auto Channel / Posted 6 days ago
· New Carbon Pack, Lithium Ion battery and titanium exhaust options · Lightweight options reduce the weight of the Lotus Evora 400 to 1,353 kg (2,983 lbs) · Available on Lotus Evora 400 from now Hethel, Norfolk,... Read more
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dna
New non-flammable batteries developedScientists have developed a lithium-ion battery that, unlike conventional ones,
New non-flammable batteries developed
dna / Posted 7 days ago
Scientists have developed a lithium-ion battery that, unlike conventional ones, consists entirely of solid compounds and is non-flammable, even at very high temperatures. Lithium-ion batteries store a lot of energy in a small space, making them the... Read more
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News.com.au
Tesla bursts into flames on test drivea test drive. Picture: Reddit/3dkSdkvDskReddit A TESLA electric car has myster
Tesla bursts into flames on test drive
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
a test drive. Picture: Reddit/3dkSdkvDskReddit A TESLA electric car has mysteriously burst into flames during a promotional tour in southwest France. A Tesla representative in the car asked the driver to pull over. All three people in the... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Battery that will power your phone for ‘twice as long’ coming next year – MacDailyNews“New higher-capacity, lithium-ion batteries will soon be available and could ke
Battery that will power your phone for ‘twice as long’ coming next year – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 7 days ago
“New higher-capacity, lithium-ion batteries will soon be available and could keep devices running for twice as long, according to the technology’s inventor,” Liam Tung reports for ZDNet. “The batteries, produced by MIT spinout SolidEnergy Systems,... Read more
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Island Packet
Fact sheet: 2016 Chevrolet VoltFront-engine, front-wheel drive, five-passenger, electric hatchback. ENGINE: 1
Fact sheet: 2016 Chevrolet Volt
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
Front-engine, front-wheel drive, five-passenger, electric hatchback. ENGINE: 1.5-liter, double overhead cam, direct injection, four cylinder mated to 110-kilowatt, twin electric motors and 18.4-kilowatt-hour, lithium-ion battery pack. MILEAGE:... Read more
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New Kerala
Researchers develop non-flammable lithium-ion battery - newkerala.com #106252London, Aug 17 : Researchers have now developed a type of lithium-ion battery t
Researchers develop non-flammable lithium-ion battery - newkerala.com #106252
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
London, Aug 17 : Researchers have now developed a type of lithium-ion battery that, unlike conventional ones, consists entirely of solid chemical compounds and is non-flammable. Lithium-ion batteries store a lot of energy in a small space, making... Read more
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Profit Confidential
How to Invest in Lithium Stocks?The Ultimate Guide on How to Invest in Lithium Stocks There’s no doubt that li
How to Invest in Lithium Stocks?
Profit Confidential / Posted 8 days ago
The Ultimate Guide on How to Invest in Lithium Stocks There’s no doubt that lithium demand will increase significantly in the coming years. Even a small amount of research into this metal cannot fail to leave investors bullish about lithium. But... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Audi's new shock absorber prototype generates electricity while you driveabsorbers to increase ride comfort as well as generate electricity. The new tec
Audi's new shock absorber prototype generates electricity while you drive
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 8 days ago
absorbers to increase ride comfort as well as generate electricity. The new technology will be powered via a 48-volt lithium ion battery and will be fully customisable via included software. In the next version planned for 2017, Audi are... Read more
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Canberra Times
first battery test centre at CIT to boost understanding of renewables storageWorld-first battery testing taking place in Canberra will reveal critical infor
first battery test centre at CIT to boost understanding of renewables storage
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
World-first battery testing taking place in Canberra will reveal critical information about the best ways to store renewable energy for when the sun's not shining and the wind's not blowing. ITP Renewables' new Lithium-ion Battery Test Centre at the... Read more
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FOX Business
Volkswagen Will Follow Tesla Motors' Lead With 5 New Electric CarsVolkswagen's BUDD-e concept, shown earlier this year, is a futuristic battery-e
Volkswagen Will Follow Tesla Motors' Lead With 5 New Electric Cars
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
Volkswagen's BUDD-e concept, shown earlier this year, is a futuristic battery-electric take on the iconic VW Bus. The first of VW's upcoming electric models could follow similar lines. Image source: Volkswagen. Volkswagen (NASDAQOTH: VLKAY) is... Read more
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FOX Business
Volkswagen Will Follow Tesla Motors' Lead With 5 New Electric CarsVolkswagen's BUDD-e concept, shown earlier this year, is a futuristic battery-e
Volkswagen Will Follow Tesla Motors' Lead With 5 New Electric Cars
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
Volkswagen's BUDD-e concept, shown earlier this year, is a futuristic battery-electric take on the iconic VW Bus. The first of VW's upcoming electric models could follow similar lines. Image source: Volkswagen. Continue Reading Below Volkswagen... Read more
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Reuters
Tesla cooperating with French authorities investigating car fireit said on Tuesday. "We are working with the authorities to establish the fact
Tesla cooperating with French authorities investigating car fire
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
it said on Tuesday. "We are working with the authorities to establish the facts of the incident and offer our full cooperation. The passengers are all unharmed," a Tesla spokesman said, adding that passengers were able to get out of the car, a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tesla cooperating with French authorities investigating car fireit said on Tuesday. "We are working with the authorities to establish the fact
Tesla cooperating with French authorities investigating car fire
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
it said on Tuesday. "We are working with the authorities to establish the facts of the incident and offer our full cooperation. The passengers are all unharmed," a Tesla spokesman said, adding that passengers were able to get out of the car, a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Solid batteries improve safetyA slice of (white) lithium garnet electrolyte coated with a (black) lithium com
Solid batteries improve safety
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
A slice of (white) lithium garnet electrolyte coated with a (black) lithium compound acting as the battery's minus pole in the laboratory of the ETH researchers. Credit: ETH Zurich / Fabio Bergamin Researchers at ETH Zurich have developed a... Read more
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Wheels.ca
Audi explores new damping technologyan even more comfortable ride. The eROT system responds quickly and with minim
Audi explores new damping technology
Wheels.ca / Posted 9 days ago
an even more comfortable ride. The eROT system responds quickly and with minimal inertia. As an actively controlled suspension, it adapts ideally to irregularities in the road surface and the driver’s driving style. A damper characteristic that is... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sault's big energy futuregone under. The Sault Star brims with bad news: The town's main employer, Essa
Sault's big energy future
The Sudbury Star / Posted 9 days ago
gone under. The Sault Star brims with bad news: The town's main employer, Essar Steel Algoma Inc., is in bankruptcy protection for the third time since 1990; people fear the head office of Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. will leave town if the... Read more
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CNET
2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Hybrid review: Electric-drive luxurydrivetrain to Mercedes-Benz's flagship S-Class, it adds plug-in capability, let
2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Hybrid review: Electric-drive luxury
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
drivetrain to Mercedes-Benz's flagship S-Class, it adds plug-in capability, letting owners charge its 8.7 kilowatt-hour lithium ion battery pack from the grid. Unlike the fully electric B-Class , which uses driveline technology from Tesla, the... Read more
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