June 10th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
Toward the end of President Obama's time in office, the US Department of Energy (DOE) launched a "Battery500 Consortium." The goal is in the name: reaching 500 Wh/kg battery energy density with lithium-metal battery cells, a target which was reportedly triple the battery energy density at the time
December 15th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Researchers in California and the UK say they have found ways to make lithium ion batteries with far greater range than those in commercial use today.
October 26th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Researchers from Stanford University and the US Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have launched a new initiative called 'Bits & Watts' which will seek to develop a "smart" technology to help transition the electricity grid into the 21st century.
July 23rd, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan
As I’ve written many times, I think the #1 barrier to quicker electric car (and electric bus) adoption is simply [&hellip
August 17th, 2013 | by Tina Casey
A team of researchers at MIT has come up with a membrane-free flow battery, and that could mean that the [&hellip
August 7th, 2013 | by Stanford University
Original article posted on Stanford News. By Mark Shwartz Scientists have spent decades trying to build flexible plastic solar cells [&hellip