Battery Technology

A step towards new "beyond lithium" rechargeable batteries with superior performance has been made by researchers at the University of Bath.
by University Of Bath
2:50pm
9.18.2017
Experts at Queen's University Belfast have designed a flexible and organic alternative to the rigid batteries that power up medical implants.
by Queen's University Belfast
10:11am
9.14.2017
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A novel lithium-ion battery uses a water-salt solution as its electrolyte and reaches the 4.0 volt mark without fire and explosive risks.
by U.S. Army Research Laboratory
10:03am
9.7.2017
The scientific research needed to bring the necessary advances in materials to market in the US remains a formidable challenge.
by Cambridge University Press
3:21pm
9.6.2017
The new battery stores energy by inserting magnesium monochloride into a host, such as titanium disulfide.
by University of Houston
1:37pm
8.24.2017
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Scientists crafted a technique that can bypass a charging issue associated with these power sources.
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3:14pm
8.15.2017
The team looked at the role of LiI on lithium-air battery discharge, using a different approach from most other studies.
by MIT
9:18am
8.15.2017
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The next generation of safer batteries could be powered by an unconventional source.
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3:01pm
8.10.2017
Researchers have developed the next step in microbial fuel cells.
by Binghamton University
9:53am
8.8.2017
This proposal is split into three parts aimed at research, innovation, and scale-up.
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10:13am
7.31.2017
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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.
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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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