Battery Tech

New Paper Ream-Like Battery Boasts Impressive Energy Density

Doubling the energy density, and thus range of the state-of-the-art electric vehicles to some 620 miles (1,000 km) is the stated goal of Mobile Energy Storage Systems out of Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft in Dresden, Germany. Project Manager Mareike Wolter, presented the battery concept that, in theory, would enable a Tesla Model S to…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 50

Battery Storage Boom Underway In UK

UK’s energy storage systems market is thriving, recently attracting two of Europe’s three biggest utility-scale battery projects. The growth of renewable energy sources (mostly wind and also solar) has subsequently increased demand for energy storage solutions (ESS) to house the power once generated. As batteries have the advantage of being able…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 2

Qualcomm Renault Wireless Charging Road

Qualcomm’s Dynamic Wireless Charging Could Be A Sleeper Hit

As technological breakthroughs go, this one is remarkable only for its very lack of drama. Silent, near invisible, impossible to touch, taste, or smell, Dynamic Electric Vehicle Charging (DEVC) nonetheless represents another dramatic technological leap for EV technology, one which may lead to ‘electrified highways’ becoming the norm within decades….

3 months ago by Anthony Rowlinson 50