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  1. AC-DC Power Supplies charge energy storage systems.Read the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | ThomasNet

    Accepting wide 85265 Vac input, EVS Series includes board style 300 Watt models that operate without forced air cooling and enclosed 600 Watt models with internal cooling fan. Constant current power supplies deliver nominal 18 V , 36 V, and 57 V outputs for use with 12, 24, and 48 V lithium ion, nickel hydride, and lead acid batteries.


  2. I don't trust my 2010 Honda Civic Hybrid. I'm not sure what to do.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ask MetaFilter

    I'm pretty sure the IMA is going to be an ongoing problem. Should I stick with it or trade it in? Specifically interested in answers from people who are familiar with the Honda hybrids with nickel-metal hydride batteries.


  3. Solar Powered Cars? - It's Not As Far-Fetched As You Might ThinkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    At first glance, the idea of a solar powered car seems preposterous. When thinking about solar energy most Americans envision dim stick-in-the-ground landscape lights or expensive rooftop panel arrays sporting questionable economics.


  4. New graphene super batteries charge up in seconds and last virtually foreverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    With the aid of one of the strongest materials on Earth, a researcher at Australia's Swinburne University has created a battery that charges up super fast and can be used over and over and over again, without losing efficiency. Researcher Han Lin developed the battery using a form of carbon called graphene , which is commonly heralded as one of the strongest materials on the planet.


  5. new 'Full Measure': Running on ERead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KDBC

    ... Motors. In 2010, Tesla got a taxpayer loan of nearly $500 million to help make this possible -- the Model S electric vehicle. Equipped with what Tesla calls "ludicrous mode," it can shoot from 0 to 60 mph in just 2.8 seconds. Strong Model S sales ...


  6. Chevy Takes Humorous Approach To Millennial MarketingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MediaPost

    A new tongue-in-cheek spot from General Motors for the Chevrolet Cruze shows there's more to the target Millennial market than what meets the eye. Created by Commonwealth//McCann, the online video continues Chevy's "Real People, Not Actors" concept.


  7. Adding a catalytic membrane to lithium-air batteries improves performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Chemical & Engineering News

    Lithium-air batteries can be improved by including a porous aluminum oxide membrane . Decorating the membrane channels with palladium catalyst particles causes lithium oxides that form during discharge to decompose during charge .


  8. Tesla rushes to complete a gigafactorya before Model 3 rolloutRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Tesla Motors Inc. is scrambling to finish building its massive $5 billion battery factory here years ahead of schedule to meet demand for its coming cheaper sedan and provide power for new types of vehicles Chief Executive Elon Musk says are under development. has doubled the amount of people constructing the "gigafactory," which sits on more than 3,000 acres near Reno.


  9. Tesla Races to Finish 'Gigafactory' in Time for Model 3 RolloutRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

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  10. Power Tools Come of AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Building Operating Management

    Power tools, the workhorses in maintenance and engineering departments because of their durability, power, and versatility, are experiencing growing demand among managers in institutional and commercial facilities seeking even higher-level performance. Cordless tools have seen significant technology advances in areas such as battery performance, motor efficiency, inventory management and tool productivity as power tool manufacturers continue to explore opportunities for increased efficiency.


  11. No paddle? No problem! Bixpy Jet will do the locomotion in the oceanRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    It's summertime and being on or in the water is great, especially if you're into activities like snorkeling, kayaking, or stand-up paddle boarding. Not so great, especially on the really hot and humid days, is all that physical effort if you just want to relax and enjoy the sun.


  12. Getting a Charge: Chevy's Volt shocks with economy, mileageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Texarkana Gazette

    The 2016 Chevy Volt is a plucky little electric hybrid that moves the line forward in some really good ways. That was true when Chevy's plug-in electric-hybrid hit the streets in 2011, and more so now with the second-generation Volt, which is better in every nook and cranny, and nicer on the eye, too.


  13. New Acura NSX is every bit as impressive as the firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Texarkana Gazette

    ... interface, electric power steering, electric brake assist, active suspension dampers, torque vectoring, electric vehicle operation, accelerator pedal mapping, vehicle stability assist, transmission mapping, engine sound, and battery management ...


  14. Semisolid Lithium Ion Batteries Promise Better Cars, SolarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hack a day

    Lithium-ion batteries make possible smaller and lighter electronics. Unfortunately, they are also costly to produce. 1 comment

  15. Volkswagen could build electric vehicles in North America by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Autoblog

    Volkswagen will start producing electric vehicles in North America by the end of the decade , the Wall Street Journal says, citing an interview with Volkswagen North America chief Heinrich Woebcken. Europe's largest automaker is considering starting EV production at either its Mexico or Tennessee plants.


  16. Samsung pays $449m for stake in BYDRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | China Daily

    Samsung Electronics Co Ltd bought a 3 billion yuan stake in Chinese electric-car maker BYD Co Ltd, which is backed by US billionaire investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Shanghai Samsung Semiconductor purchased 52.26 million BYD shares at 57.4 yuan a share in a private placement that raised 14.5 billion yuan in total, according to a statement issued by BYD on Thursday. The investment gives the South Korean group a 1.92 percent stake in BYD, making it the ninth biggest investor in the company.


  17. Tiny 1970s-era EV captures world speed record ... after a few modificationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Gizmag

    If you had to guess the street-legal electric car with the quickest quarter-mile time, the Tesla Model S P85D or Rimac Concept One might immediately pop to mind. What wouldn't pop to mind, even if you exhausted every electric vehicle you could think of, is the Enfield 8000.


  18. Enthusiasts, Policymakers Weigh How To Juice Electric Car SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    California, Oregon and Washington state have lofty goals for increasing the number of non-polluting vehicles on the road. To achieve those goals, you and your neighbors will need to buy electric cars at a higher rate that we're seeing now. 1 comment

  19. Imagine how fast this 1,000 horsepower Tesla is going to beRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Boy Genius

    ... embarrass the crotchiest of crotch-rockets. So why would you hack yourself together a 1,000hp custom electric vehicle? Because speed is a drug, and 1,000 all-electric horsepower is a great middle finger to the internal combustion engine. Jason ...


  20. Scosche AudioRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | American Baby

    cancellation ensures a crystal clear conversation even in noisy vehicles. One-touch voice dialing with most cell phones using Bluetooth technology. Rechargeable lithium ion battery with 8 hours of talk time and 400 hours of standby. Includes USB charging cable and car charger. Color: Black.