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  1. DC Metro to Add New Flyer Xcelsior XE40 Battery-Electric BusRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    ... s systems and support service that will allow Metro and New Flyer Engineers to remotely monitor the battery-electric vehicle in real-time, for optimal management and operational efficiency.


  2. Rugged Cat S40 Android Smartphone Launches in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CNet News

    The Cat S40 rugged smartphone, built to take abuse in extreme environmental conditions in the workplace or daily life, is now available in the United States. The new Android phone, which runs on GSM networks, such as T-Mobile and AT&T Wireless, sells for $399, according to an Oct. 7 announcement by Bullitt Mobile, which licenses the Caterpillar name for the device.


  3. Review: Chevrolet Volt improves, but not on pizzazzRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | USA Today

    SAUSALITO, Calif. -- There's every reason to love the new, second-generation Chevrolet Volt.


  4. The new season of "smart"Read the original story

    Yesterday | USA Today

    The new season of "smart" Antonoff: The smart season recently revealed its fall colors at a pre-holiday. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Ryck43 My head is smarting from all the things being pitched this season that describe themselves as "smart."


  5. Robert Bosch Tool Corporation To Partner With Snocross Star Tucker HibbertRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2015 | SnoWest

    Hibbert is a 13-time X Games medalist, nine-time U.S national snocross champion and two-time world champion in the sport. Bosch becomes the official power tools sponsor of Hibbert's Monster Energy/Arctic Cat/Ram Truck team.


  6. Potassium-ion Batteries may be more Sustainable than Li-ionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | PowerPulse

    New findings at Oregon State University have overturned a scientific dogma that stood for decades, by showing that potassium can work with graphite in a potassium-ion battery a discovery that could pose a challenge and sustainable alternative to the widely-used lithium-ion battery. Lithium-ion batteries are ubiquitous in devices all over the world, ranging from cell phones to laptop computers and electric cars.


  7. Global Specialty Carbon Black Market to Grow at CAGR of Over 6% Through 2020 Says TechSci ResearchRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | PR.com

    Growing demand from various end user industries such as plastics, paints & coatings, and printing inks to steer growth in global specialty carbon black market Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, October 09, 2015 -- -- According to TechSci Research report "Global Specialty Carbon Black Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2020," global specialty carbon black market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of over 6% during 2015 - 2020. Specialty carbon black, also known as pigment black, is used to impart distinctive characteristics in specialized end user applications.


  8. Global Lead Acid Battery Market: Rapidly Growing Automobile Industry...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | SBWire

    According to a new report added to the collection of Market Research Reports Search Engine, the global lead acid battery market is driven by the demand from the automobile industry. The report, titled "Global Lead Acid Battery Market Opportunity & Assessment, 2014 - 2020", offers insights into the present scenario of the global lead acid battery market and assesses the valuation and size of the market during the period between 2014 and 2020.


  9. Could Candle Soot Power Electric Vehicles?Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    Burning a candle could be all it takes to make an inexpensive but powerful electric car battery, according to new research published in Electrochimica Acta . The research reveals that candle soot could be used to power the kind of lithium ion battery used in plug-in hybrid electric cars.


  10. Opinon: Lithium Market Set To Explode; All Eyes Are On NevadaRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

    While other commodities are floundering or completely collapsing in this market, lithium - the critical mineral in the emerging battery gigafactory war - is poised to explode, and going forward Nevada is emerging as the front line in this pending American lithium boom. Most of the world's lithium comes from Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Australia and China, but American resources being developed by new entrants into this market have set up the state of Nevada to become the key venue and proving ground for game-changing trade in this everyday mineral.


  11. Mitsubishi eX Concept Previews Future All-Electric Outlander SportRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MotorAuthority

    Mitsubishi has been showing off a series of compact crossover concept vehicles in recent years that are meant to preview a successor to the Outlander Sport. A new one has just been revealed ahead of an official debut at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show later this month, and this one comes with an all-electric powertrain as opposed to the plug-in hybrid setup of previous versions .


  12. Hitachi Automotive Systems Announces Delivery of High-Output...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. today announced that the company started to supply Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. with the high-output lithium-ion battery pack used in the new Nissan Murano Hybrid launched in August by Nissan in the People's Republic of China. The lithium-ion battery pack used in the new Murano Hybrid comprises a battery module that contains the cylindrical battery cells and a Battery Management System in a single housing .


  13. Advanced Energy Storage for Automotive Applications: Lithium Ion...Read the original story

    Thursday | Sys-Con Media

    Most OEMs have introduced battery electric vehicle and plug-in hybrid electric vehicle models, almost all of which use lithium ion batteries for onboard energy storage. Increasingly, hybrid electric vehicles are beginning to use Li-ion batteries instead of nickel-metal hydride , and now stop-start vehicles using Li-ion batteries are entering the market.


  14. High Purity Alumina Market - Asia-Pacific Expected to Dominate the Market in Coming FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SBWire

    High-purity alumina, is the form of non-metallurgical alumina and used widely in manufacturing industries such as electrolytic capacitor foils, semiconductor industry, LCD and LED display, photovoltaic cells, and electronic storage systems. The price and performance of the high purity alumina varies widely on its degree of purity.


  15. Means of transport to be switched to electric mode in 2 years: GadkariRead the original story

    Thursday | Newkerala.com

    In a bid to cut oil import bill and mitigate pollution, the government is working on an ambitious project to switch diesel and petrol-run vehicles across the country to electric mode in two years, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday. "Our scientists have made cost-effective, made-in-India lithium-ion battery which will be extensively used to convert all means of transport to electric mode," the minister said here at a function organized by the Indian Women's Press Corps .


  16. How Tesla Leaves its Rivals Playing Catch UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Wall Street Journal

    European auto makers are under intense public and regulatory pressure to reduce emissions. But when it comes to electric cars, the Big Three German auto makers only wish they could catch the tail of Tesla's rocket When Elon Musk rolled out the new Tesla Model X at the end of September, some grumbled that the Silicon Valley car maker's all-electric luxury crossover was coming to market two years too late.


  17. Building A Better Magnesium BatteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Chemical and Engineering News

    Magnesium is a promising battery material because of its high energy-storage capacity and its safety profile, making it particularly attractive for powering electric vehicles. Practical magnesium battery systems, though, have eluded researchers.


  18. Utility equipment: Locking tools feature user inspired Torque Lock designRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Utility Products

    Utility supplies: Milwaukee Tool continues to rapidly expand its Hand Tool offering with the introduction of several new locking tools that dramatically increase productivity for the user. Featuring a patent pending Torque Locka adjustment system, the new MilwaukeeA Locking Pliers and Locking C-Clamps deliver an innovative solution for adjusting the size of the gripping jaws while secured to material.


  19. All-Electric Mitsubishi eX Concept Revealed with 249-Mile RangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Automobile Magazine

    Mitsubishi will reveal a new all-electric concept crossover in Tokyo, following a string of plug-in hybrid concepts appearing at auto shows earlier this year. The so-called Mitsubishi eX Concept will boast a twin-motor all-electric powertrain with lithium-ion battery cells, all-wheel drive, and a range of 249 miles.


  20. Industry shifts to hybrid, all-electric vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AEI

    ... are now on the cusp of a major shift to hybrid and all-electric vehicles. The next five years could see the electric vehicle (EV) dominating U.S. automobile sales as the cost of purchasing an EV becomes competitive with gasoline-burning cars. That ...