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  1. Cargo spacecraft bound for ISS successfully launched from Tanegashima IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    An H-2B rocket carrying a Kounotori 6 unmanned cargo spacecraft successfully lifted off from Tanegashima Space Center in Kagoshima Prefecture, at 10:26 p.m. Friday. The Kounotori 6 separated from the rocket about 15 minutes after the launch.


  2. Cryogenic storage offers hope for renewable energyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BBC News

    The company behind the scheme, Highview Power Storage , believes that the technology has great potential to be scaled up for long-term use with green energy sources. Electricity demand varies, influenced by factors like time of day and season.


  3. In new IIHS headlight ratings, only 7 cars excelRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Car Connection

    Only seven new cars that the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has tested have lights that meet the independent agency's demanding criteria. That's a pitifully low number, the insurance-funded group based in Virginia says.


  4. The new Mercedes-Amg GT Roadster and Mercedes-Amg GT C RoadsterRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2016 | EMercedesBenz

    Mercedes-AMG is blowing even more fresh air into the AMG GT family. Shortly after the world premiere of the AMG GT R, the sports car and performance brand from Affalterbach is presenting two exciting roadster variants of the two-seater sports car.


  5. Mercedes-Amg S 63 CabrioletRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | EMercedesBenz

    Mercedes-Benz is presenting a superlative dream car in the guise of the S 63 4MATIC Cabriolet. For the first time in its 48-year history, Mercedes-Benz's sports car and high-performance brand is offering a four-seater Cabriolet in the S-Class segment, adding to its product portfolio an attractive alternative for automobile enthusiasts with a penchant for performance and luxury.


  6. How Tesla came out of nowhere and reinvented the car as we know itRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    The California-based company is no longer written off as simply a startup with a dim future; its unique breed of fast, luxurious electric vehicles has gotten the attention of product planners from virtually every major automaker. Named after inventor Nikola Tesla, Tesla Motors was founded in July of 2003 by Martin Eberhard, Marc Tarpenning, Elon Musk, and JB Straubel.


  7. MIT: Energy Ventures 10 Year Anniversary Top 10 Moments - Moment #9Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | JD Supra

    As Sponsors of MIT's Energy Venture Alumni Event, celebrating the past 10 years, Mintz Levin's attorneys are taking this opportunity to countdown the top 10 moments in energy which they feel impacted the industry and their practice. The first Tesla Roadster was delivered to customers in 2008.


  8. Silicon Anode Battery Market Poised for Steady Growth in the FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SBWire

    In order to meet the rising energy requirements and to overcome rapidly depleting fossil resources, rechargeable batteries has evolved as one of the efficient means of energy storage. The ongoing technological advancement in power electronics and automotive has brought lithium ion batteries into the frame as an advanced storage systems with high capabilities.


  9. Lithium Iron Phosphate Battery Market -Long Cycle Life, High Safety...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... (LFP) battery on the basis of application can be segmented into; EVs and HEVs (electric vehicles and hybrid electric vehicle), Renewable power and Consumer electronics. The EVs and HEVs is expected to dominate the market in terms of revenue. ...


  10. GM executive in Europe says 15 percent of cars sold in Europe by 2030 will be electricRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    While 10 to 15 percent would make up a significantly higher share of vehicles than electric cars have today, it also makes for a fairly slow ramp up. But sales of the Bolt EV's European cousin-the Opel Ampera-e-won't begin until well into the next year.


  11. Chevy warns the Bolt EV's battery might lose some charge capacity, but that's unlikely - RoadshowRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    Green Car Reports first noted that the Chevrolet Bolt EV owner's manual, which is now online, has some interesting warranty text regarding battery degradation: "Depending on use, the battery may degrade as little as 10 percent to as much as 40 percent of capacity over the warranty period." GM warranties the Bolt EV battery for eight years or 100,000 miles, whichever comes first.


  12. China's BYD to expand renewable energy business in BrazilRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Chinese company BYD will get a new line of credit to expand its renewable energy business in Brazil, local media reported Thursday. The credit line worth 1 billion reais , which will allow BYD to manufacture electric buses, solar panels and offer leasing contracts to local public transport companies, said O Estado de Sao Paulo daily.


  13. Ford's patent record, EU spreads 'Dieselgate' blame and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Today's edition has plenty to offer as well, ranging from new technology for Ford, new legal troubles for Volkswagen to a pair of new models for Buick and Lexus, so without further ado, I will get on with the show then let you get on with your weekends. Technology is becoming a bigger and bigger part of the automotive world, between safety features, infotainment offerings and, of course, vehicle autonomy, software is arguably the most important thing for a carmaker's research and development team.


  14. Lucid Motors partners with Samsung for next-gen battery techRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Autoblog

    ... Harman's vehicle technology. Now Samsung is advancing again with its vehicle plans, as the California-based electric vehicle startup Lucid Motors has announced it is to partner with Samsung SDI. Samsung will supply Lucid with lithium ion battery ...


  15. Global Cathode Materials Market: In-Depth Market Segmentation by 2026Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | SBWire

    Cathode Materials Market Introduction: During past couple of decades, a drastic surge in the oil price was witnessed in the global market. This was the first crisis alert for the world, the rise in price and scarcity of resources created the necessity for conservation of energy and finding an alternative technology for optimum utilization of resources.


  16. 2017 Wards 10 Best Engines: Green Is GoodRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | NOLN

    With 2025 CAFE standards looming at least until President-elect Trump makes good on his promise to kill the EPA it's no surprise our 10 Best Engines cup runneth over this year with green cars. We've had pure EVs and hybrids, but the most common alternative-powertrain model in our parking garage is the plug-in hybrid.


  17. Video: Japan's Kounotori H-II Transfer Vehicle-6 Launches on Resupply Mission to the ISSRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Space Ref

    The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency's H-IIB rocket launched Dec. 9 from the Tanegashima Space Center in southern Japan carrying the unpiloted "Kounotori" H-II Transfer Vehicle-6 to orbit to begin a four-day journey to the International Space Station.


  18. Japan launches cargo ship to space stationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBS News

    A Japanese H-IIB rocket carrying the HTV cargo ship blasts off from the Tanegashima Space Center, kicking off a four-day mission to deliver equipment and supplies to the International Space Station. A powerful rocket carrying a Japanese HTV cargo ship streaked into orbit Friday, kicking off a four-day trip to the International Space Station to deliver 4.3 tons of supplies and equipment, including a set of powerful new batteries for the lab's solar power system.


  19. GM Europe exec sees 10 to 15 percent electric cars by 2030Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

    But sales of the Bolt EV's European cousin-the Opel Ampera-e-won't begin until well into the next year. Because it offers a range of over 200 miles at a mainstream price Chevy has high hopes for the impact of the Bolt EV on the U.S. electric-car market.


  20. Researchers Peer Into Atom-Sized Tunnels In Hunt For Better BatteryRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | ECNmag

    Battery researchers seeking improved electrode materials have focused on "tunneled" structures that make it easier for charge-carrying ions to move in and out of the electrode. Now a team led by a researcher at the University of Illinois at Chicago has used a special electron microscope with atomic-level resolution to show that certain large ions can hold the tunnels open so that the charge-carrying ions can enter and exit the electrode easily and quickly.