Battery Tech

Is This Asphalt Battery Breakthrough Actually Legit?

“Asphalt” chemistry said to speed recharging by 20 X In the electric vehicle world, battery breakthroughs are heralded on the regular, but really, very few of them are even worth their weight in headline space. New chemistries might promise great recharging speed, but lack decent energy density. Some promise terrific…

2 weeks ago by Domenick Yoney 46

Tesla’s 18650 Battery Cell Cut Open – Video

What’s Inside? purchased some Tesla battery modules to see what’s inside … in typically destructive fashion. We really don’t recommend to conduct such an experiment yourself, but if you are interested in what happens if your Tesla battery module is: punctured by arrow, throw from the roof cut by the axe …then…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 5

ME2 L-Loop in a Ford Focus Electric at The Battery Show 2017.

ME2 L-Loop Self-Charges Your EV. No, Really

What’s an extra bank of batteries among friends? There have been any number of creative ways to extend the range of an electric vehicle, from little trailers that either burn gasoline or have an extra battery pack so that you can charge up even when you’re nowhere near an electric…

1 month ago by Sebastian Blanco 32