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  1. This infographic explains why the demand lithium-Ion batteries is surgingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    In Parts 1 and 2, we examined the evolution of battery technology as well as what batteries can and cannot do . In this part, we will tackle demand in the rechargeable battery market, with a major focus on the rapidly growing lithium-ion segment.

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  2. Used Electric Car Batteries Get Second Life as Home StorageRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Aging batteries from electric cars will soon find a second life as power-storage systems for homes and offices, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. About 95 gigawatt-hours of lithium-ion batteries are expected to come out of cars by 2025, and about 26 gigawatt-hours of them will be converted to stationary systems as demand for both electric cars and solar rooftops increases, Claire Curry, a New Energy Finance analyst in New York, said in a research note Thursday.

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  3. Meet the Opel Ampera-e, the Chevy Bolt EV's European CousinRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Car & Driver

    What's that Chevrolet Bolt doing in front of the Eiffel Tower, you ask? Mais non! It's the new Opel Ampera-e, a nearly identical version of the all-electric Bolt that's set to make its European debut at next month's Paris auto show. If the Ampera name sounds familiar, that's because it's the nameplate that Opel chose for its version of the previous-gen Chevrolet Volt .

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  4. Tesla Makes Appearance In 'Amazon Vehicles' - Still Can't Purchase Vehicles Just YetRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | AutoSpies

    Today, Amazon announced a new tool called 'Amazon Vehicles', which it describes as "a car research destination and automotive community". It looks like the vehicles are actually listed for sales like you can see above, but you can really only "add them to your garage" and it will instead suggest compatible accessories and parts.

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  5. NAV Canada: First 10 Aireon ATC satellites to launch in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Air Transport World

    Aireon, NAV Canada's joint venture with US-based satellite provider Iridium Communications, is set to launch 10 Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast payload-carrying satellites from Vandenberg AFB, California, via SpaceX launch vehicles in mid-September, NAV Canada President and CEO Neil Wilson said Aug. 25 at the Air Line Pilots Association Air Safety Forum in Washington DC. The satellites will be the vanguard of the Iridium NEXT constellation of 66 low-earth orbiting satellites that will provide space-based coverage of the world's airspace for the first time, Wilson said.

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  6. Rockwell Collins nears finish line with cockpit displaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Air Transport World

    Rockwell Collins is planning to deliver the final software load to Boeing for 737 MAX cockpit displays in mid-September, followed by initial deliveries of the final hardware components by year-end. The handover will wrap up four years of design, development and test work made more challenging by Boeing's goal of maintaining maximum commonality between the 737NG and the 737 MAX, in part to retain common type ratings between the two and minimal "differences training" for pilots.

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  7. Air China to start Chengdu-Sydney A330 flights in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Air Transport World

    Beijing-based Air China from Nov. 11 will launch 3X-weekly Airbus A330-200 flights between Chengdu, China, and Sydney. The carrier noted the flights will be the only nonstop service between western China and Australia.

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  8. GM set to electrify Paris with Ampera-e debut - RoadshowRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    Cars are Andrew's jam, as is strawberry. He started his auto-industry career working as a photographer and social media coordinator for Fluid MotorUnion, a prominent aftermarket parts fabrication garage for late-model European vehicles.

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  9. Could A Lithium Shortage Derail The Electric Car Boom?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... is growing fast , faster than production, and for now this new demand is coming increasingly from the electric vehicle industry. Tesla is is by no means the only battery gigafactory out there. There are others being built around the world ( at least ...

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  10. Graphite Market to Be Valued at US$ 14,690 Mn by the End of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SBWire

    Global sales of graphite is estimated to be valued at US$ 14,690 Mn by the end of 2016, witnessing a Y-o-Y growth of 9.0% over 2015. Asia Pacific excluding Japan will continue to remain a key region, with its revenue share of the global market expected to be 35.5% in 2016.

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  11. Used Electric Car Batteries Get Second Life as Home Storage 23 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Aging batteries from electric cars will soon find a second life as power-storage systems for homes and offices, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. About 95 gigawatt-hours of lithium-ion batteries are expected to come out of cars by 2025, and about 26 gigawatt-hours of them will be converted to stationary systems as demand for both electric cars and solar rooftops increases, Claire Curry, a New Energy Finance analyst in New York, said in a research note Thursday.

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  12. Tesla Make Appearance In 'Amazon Vehicles' - Still Can't Purchase Vehicles Just YetRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | AutoSpies

    Today, Amazon announced a new tool called 'Amazon Vehicles', which it describes as "a car research destination and automotive community". It looks like the vehicles are actually listed for sales like you can see above, but you can really only "add them to your garage" and it will instead suggest compatible accessories and parts.

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  13. [Video] Chevrolet Bolt's twin brother Opel Ampera-e to be revealed in ParisRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    The German automaker has revealed the rebadged Chevy Bolt - titled Opel Ampera-e - will pose for the first time in front of the worldwide audience during the upcoming Paris Motor Show. The RA1 4sselsheim-based company announced their version will try to 'revolutionize electromobility' at the Paris venue in October, complete with 'acceleration and overtaking ability like a sportscar.'

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  14. Chevrolet says US parents worry more about driving than sex, drugs or ...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    Modern parents seem to worry less about sex, drugs and grades - no rock 'n' roll included this time - than they do about driving, according to Chevrolet. The automaker commissioned a Harris Poll which revealed 55 percent of the parents surveyed were extremely worried about their teen driving without supervision.

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  15. Who leads, who lags in electric cars in U.S.? New survey names themRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

    Collectively, automakers offer a significant number of all-electric models, but just a handful are available in all regions of the country. That means buyers in certain electric-car backwaters may not be able to get one-or at least the one they want.

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  16. Silicon may Replace Graphite in Li-ionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | PowerPulse

    Inventors at Kansas State University and Catalyst Power Technologies Inc. are paving the way for the future with energy-efficient batteries for sensors, portable devices and electric cars. Jun Li, professor of chemistry; Steven Klankowski, May 2015 chemistry doctoral graduate, La Crescent, Minnesota; and Ronald A. Rojeski, Catalyst Power, Santa Clara, California, received a patent for their lithium-ion battery anode, including a core-shell heterostructure of silicon-coated vertically aligned carbon nanofibers.

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  17. Lost mobile phone caused Qantas A380 smoke incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Air Transport World

    The Australian Transport Safety Bureau has released its report into a smoke incident on a Qantas Airways Airbus A380 that was caused by a mobile phone lithium battery that became caught in and crushed by the aircraft seat mechanism. The aircraft, registered VH-OQD, was operating under flight number QF7 from Sydney to Dallas/Fort Worth on May 15. About two hours short of Dallas, a passenger alerted the crew to smoke in the cabin, which was coming from seat 19F on the upper deck.

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  18. Intelsat satellite launch includes aviation capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Air Transport World

    Intelsat has launched Intelsat 33e, the second of seven EpicNG satellites, which will provide some broadband capacity for aeronautical use. The Boeing-manufactured satellite was launched Aug. 24 from French Guiana aboard an Ariane 5 launch vehicle, replacing Intelsat 904, which will be redeployed.

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  19. Atlas Air to provide Boeing 747-400 freighters to FedExRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Air Transport World

    Purchase, New York-based Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings announced Aug. 24 an agreement to supply air cargo carrier FedEx Express with five Boeing 747-400 freighter aircraft during the December peak-flying seasons of 2017 through 2021. The new agreement is in addition to an already existing arrangement between the two companies for five freighters to be utilized in the upcoming 2016 peak flying season.

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  20. UK runway to close for resurfacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Air Transport World

    The airport, which serves several cities in central England, will close its single, 2,900-meter runway for 48 hr. on seven weekends between Nov. 5 and Dec. 19. The last weekend closure will end at 1 p.m. on Dec. 19. The airport believes this is the first time a series of weekend closures has been used to resurface a runway in the UK.

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