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Next Step In Solid State Batteries

Posted on June 1st, 2017 by in New Materials & Applications

Solid-state battery technology has been in the news for a while, becoming increasingly relevant with the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) and the unending growth in usage of portable electronic devices.

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Cutting the Cord of Plug-in Electric Cars

Posted on March 14th, 2016 by in New Materials & Applications


By Michael Movchin [CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons]

Can history hold the solution to the range limitations on current plug-in electric vehicle batteries? Instead of focusing on improving battery materials, perhaps the answer is in the cord? Continue reading “Cutting the Cord of Plug-in Electric Cars” »

Renewable Energy In 2015

Posted on December 11th, 2015 by in New Materials & Applications

It’s a commonly held view that the world is at a tipping point for renewable energy. Renewable sources are now making up a significant proportion of all new power capacity added around the world. Continue reading “Renewable Energy In 2015” »