Batteries

Flow battery – the new rechargeable, non-toxic and scalable energy storage

With the growth in investments in the renewable energy sector, need for efficient and cheap energy storage facilities has been on a sharp rise as this is critical in supporting the intermittent energy sources such as solar and wind. Researchers…

Cheaper Electric Vehicle Batteries Come Sooner than Predicted

Studies in the automotive industry have shown that majority of consumers would consider buying an electric vehicle (EV) – a vehicle powered by battery-operated electric motor – instead of conventional cars with gasoline powered engine. But it’s widely assumed that…

Soil Based, Titanium Dioxide Lithium ion battery Lasts 20 years and Charges in 2 Minutes

Soil Based, Titanium Dioxide Lithium ion battery Lasts 20 years and Charges in 2 Minutes

A titanium dioxide, Lithium-ion battery capable of charging super quickly to 70 percent in only two minutes, is being developed at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. The new soil based Lithium ion battery will last for 20 years, almost ten…