Lithium-ion

02.15.13
WSJ: Airbus to drop lithium-ion batteries from A350 to meet delivery schedule
02.15.13

WSJ: Airbus to drop lithium-ion batteries from A350 to meet delivery schedule

Amidst the ongoing brouhaha over rival Boeing's Dreamliner-grounding battery troubles, Airbus has...

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02.13.13
USC battery wields silicon nanowires to hold triple the energy, charge in 10 minutes
02.13.13

USC battery wields silicon nanowires to hold triple the energy, charge in 10 minutes

There's no shortage of attempts to build a better battery, usually with a few caveats. USC may hav...

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02.06.13
WSJ: Boeing readying battery tweaks for 787 Dreamliners
02.06.13

WSJ: Boeing readying battery tweaks for 787 Dreamliners

The Wall Street Journal has gotten word that Boeing is preparing tweaks to its 787's lithium-ion b...

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01.24.13
Toyota and BMW make it official, commit to green vehicle technology partnership
01.24.13

Toyota and BMW make it official, commit to green vehicle technology partnership

We're well aware Toyota and BMW are pretty good pals, but details of their ongoing study sessions...

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10.27.12
Evil Controllers kickstarting a Li-Ion powered 360 controller
10.27.12

Evil Controllers kickstarting a Li-Ion powered 360 controller

Evil Controllers, makers of controller hacks such as the evil d-pad and the accessible Adroit "swi...

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10.17.12
A123 Systems becomes America's latest EV battery maker to file for bankruptcy
10.17.12

A123 Systems becomes America's latest EV battery maker to file for bankruptcy

Having been riddled with setbacks, including a major recall of faulty batteries supplied to Fisker...

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10.11.12
NC State nanoflowers can boost battery and solar cell capacity, make great prom accessories
10.11.12

NC State nanoflowers can boost battery and solar cell capacity, make great prom accessories

We see a lot of sleek-looking technology pass through our doors, but it's rare that the inventions...

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10.04.12
Researchers create algorithms that could help lithium-ion batteries charge two times faster
10.04.12

Researchers create algorithms that could help lithium-ion batteries charge two times faster

Researchers at the University of California San Diego have devised new algorithms that could cut l...

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09.24.12
Toyota plans dialed-back launch of eQ and iQ EV city cars in December
09.24.12

Toyota plans dialed-back launch of eQ and iQ EV city cars in December

Toyota's just-arrived RAV4 EV will soon get a much smaller cousin -- albeit a very elusive one. An...

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