Fisker Inc. continues to tout its battery efforts and claims it will move to solid-state batteries ahead of rivals. Caterpillar jumps on board to reap the benefits.
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A novel new approach to increasing charging speed in solid-state batteries has been published, but is it enough to save this chemistry?
Automotive industry is carefully watching changes on the market. The expansion of plug-in electric car segment makes new players interested in EV parts.
The quest for the holy grail of energy storage continues, this time with a solid-state battery said to exhibit some extraordinary abilities.
Henrik Fisker is taking a second swing at automaking, so we asked him some probing questions about his plans and the incredible batteries that could power it.
Work on Fisker's solid state batteries has advanced far faster than expected, and now the automaker believes it will beat the established OEMs to market.
Ionic Materials, company backed by Bill Joy and automotive Alliance of Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishi, raised $65 million in Series C funding.
While most in the electric vehicle world expect solid state batteries to arrive relatively soon, one Nissan exec is saying the tech isn't even close to ready.
Retiring BMW exec Dr. Ian Robertson thinks the brand will be the first with a solid state battery that outperforms today's tech, but we're not so sure.
BMW will assist in advancing Solid Power's next-generation solid-state batteries for EVs, to achieve performance levels required for high-performance cars
Fisker's flexible solid state battery tech promises hands-free, one-minute recharging, and 500 miles of range, which would alter automotive landscape.
“Hyundai is developing solid-state batteries through its Namyang R&D Center’s battery precedence development team and it has secured a certain level of...
A new report in Japan’s Chunichi Shimbun claims Toyota is working on a new type of battery that will allow for significantly increased driving range and...
It looks like Toyota has tested at least 34 different chemistries as it works on making a solid state battery for an upcoming electric vehicle.
Are there viable EV battery options for the future, aside from improvements with lithium-ion technology? Tesla's battery partner, Panasonic, may surprise us.
BMW expects that around 2026 it will be able to introduce radically improved batteries - of the solid-state variety, with 15-20% higher energy density
Claims of battery breakthroughs are a common. Often claims contain caveats such as “5-10 years” or they have “challenges to overcome. No so for Amy Prieto
Solid Power has been named “Emerging Cleantech Company of the Year” by the Colorado Cleantech Industries Association. Solid Power is developing solid-state...
Volkswagen bought a stake in battery startup QuantumScape Corp. with the aim of developing technology that can more than triple the range of its electric cars to...
Volkswagen sees “great potential” in solid-state batteries, which could boost EV range to 700 km (435 miles) at a volumetric energy density of about 1,000 Wh/l.
Researchers from Oak Ridge National Laboratory have demonstrated a solid-state lithium battery with an extremely long cycle life of more than 10,000 cycles, with...
Breakthrough battery technology is coming...in 2020. That's the word from Toyota, the automaker that would like to stop using lithium-ion batteries in the...