Battery Technology

Cell phones may soon be able to handle the extreme heat of a beach day or frigid cold of a day at the ski slopes.
10:20am
7.27.2017
Printed Energy’s batteries are a thin, flexible format.
by University of Queensland
9:15am
7.26.2017
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Engineers have invented an entirely new kind of battery. It is bio-compatible, because it produces the same kind of electrical energy that the body uses.
by Maryland NanoCenter
2:00pm
7.24.2017
Supercapacitors are an aptly named type of device that can store and deliver energy faster than conventional batteries.
by University of Washington
9:40am
7.18.2017
Researchers have tried to get around these problems by using an electrolyte made out of solid materials, such as some ceramics.
by MIT
8:53am
7.14.2017
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The key to faster charging energy storage devices is in the electrode design.
by Drexel University
10:12am
7.11.2017
Tesla will partner with French renewable energy company Neoen to build the 100-megawatt battery farm in South Australia state.
by Kristen Gelineau, Associated Press
10:26am
7.7.2017
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One of the most well-known car companies in the world is placing a big bet on the future of alternative energy.
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9:30am
7.6.2017
First applications of the technology will be in small-scale devices.
by University of New South Wales
12:49pm
6.28.2017
Potassium is about eight times more abundant than lithium and one-tenth the cost.
by Purdue University
7:30am
6.22.2017
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Discovery could benefit renewable energy, transportation, personal electronics.
by University Of Houston
3:28pm
6.19.2017
The technology could allow electric vehicles in cold climates to travel farther on a single charge.
by UCSD
2:16pm
6.16.2017
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New battery electrodes based on nanostructured molybdenum disulfide combine the ability to charge in seconds with high capacity and long cycle life.
by Department of Energy, Office of Science
10:20am
6.14.2017
Researchers have looked towards the sea to find a way to increase the capacity of lithium-sulfur batteries.
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3:44pm
6.13.2017
Rejected stainless steel mesh from filters and sieves made the electrodes.
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2:56pm
6.9.2017
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The batteries were printed with an ink made of zinc silver oxide mixed with SIS.
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12:19pm
5.25.2017
Those batteries have limited lifespans. Battery expert Daniel P. Abraham is looking to address that.
by The Electrochemical Society
10:23am
5.16.2017
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A group of researchers have developed a battery that uses a silicon nanoparticle composite material on the anode.
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1:23pm
5.15.2017
Traditional lithium-ion battery cathodes use lithium-containing powders formed at high temperatures.
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
8:51am
5.15.2017
The new technique may lead to the development of new energy materials with zero- emissions.
by University of Kent
10:23am
5.10.2017
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Researchers have developed a safer alternative to fire-prone lithium-ion batteries, which were recently banned for some applications on Navy ships.
by Naval Research Laboratory
9:37am
4.28.2017
This new technique uses ice-templating to control the structure of the solid electrolyte for lithium batteries that are used in portable electronics.
by Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science
12:51pm
4.26.2017
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A team of researchers have developed a single-unit, photo-rechargeable portable power source that is designed to work under sunlight.
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3:20pm
4.24.2017
Internal short-circuit method (ISC) is also called direct contact (DC) method.
by World Scientific
2:16pm
4.21.2017
High performing lithium-ion batteries are a key component of laptops, smart phones, and electric vehicles.
by University of California, Riverside
10:42am
4.18.2017
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Despite the many advances in portable electronic devices, one thing remains constant: the need to plug them into a wall socket to recharge.
by American Chemical Society
9:56am
4.12.2017
Structures found in nature could yield a new performance system for rechargeable batteries.
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3:07pm
4.6.2017
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Power producers usually keep turbines spinning at a few offline plants, so they can ramp up production if demand spikes.
by MIT
2:12pm
3.24.2017
An ultra-thin coating material may help extend the life and improve the efficiency of lithium-sulfur batteries.
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11:02am
3.23.2017
They are able to predict how much the on-board battery will be utilized in the course of the satellite's mission.
by Saarland University
10:14am
3.16.2017
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