Tag: batteries

Electric car a bit about lithium-ion batteries

Electric cars: A bit about lithium-ion batteries

Lithium-ion battery cells are the dominant power source for modern electric cars. From the first Tesla Roadster to the upcoming


New nano technology prevents battery fires

Zhenan Bao, a professor of chemical engineering at Stanford University, is co-author of a study published in Nature Energy on January


Audi pushing the limits of electric car battery development

If you just listen to regular automotive news sources, you might think that Tesla is the only company in the


Elon Musk speaks about batteries and emissions at AGU

At the American Geophysical Union fall meeting in San Francisco this week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk spoke by webcast with


Will LG Chem really have the first battery ‘Gigafactory?’

Tesla Motors says the “Gigafactory” it’s currently building in Nevada will be the world’s largest producer of lithium-ion battery cells.


EV lithium-ion batteries are here to stay – for now

Battery makers from around the world met in Munich, Germany in October to discuss the state of the industry and